Vanguard Announces Cash Distributions for the Vanguard ETFs (VAB, VSB, VSC, VDY and VRE)

TORONTO--()--Vanguard Investments Canada Inc. today announced the final August 2013 monthly cash distributions for Vanguard Canadian Aggregate Bond Index ETF (VAB), Vanguard Canadian Short-Term Bond Index ETF (VSB), Vanguard Canadian Short-Term Corporate Bond Index ETF (VSC), Vanguard FTSE Canadian High Dividend Yield Index ETF (VDY) and Vanguard FTSE Canadian Capped REIT Index ETF (VRE) listed on Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX). Unitholders of record on August 30, 2013 will receive cash distributions payable on September 5, 2013. Details of the “per unit” distribution amounts are as follows:

             
Vanguard ETF™   TSX Ticker   Distribution   Payment
    Symbol   per Unit ($)   Frequency
Vanguard Canadian Aggregate Bond Index ETF   VAB   0.067685   Monthly
Vanguard Canadian Short-Term Bond Index ETF   VSB   0.047544   Monthly
Vanguard Canadian Short-Term Corporate Bond Index ETF   VSC   0.070231   Monthly
Vanguard FTSE Canadian High Dividend Yield Index ETF   VDY   0.068595   Monthly
Vanguard FTSE Canadian Capped REIT Index ETF   VRE   0.038539   Monthly
 

To learn more about the TSX-listed Vanguard ETFs™, please visit www.vanguardcanada.ca

About Vanguard

Vanguard Investments Canada Inc. is a wholly owned indirect subsidiary of The Vanguard Group, Inc. Vanguard is one of the world’s largest investment management companies and a leading provider of company-sponsored retirement plan services. Vanguard manages more than $2.5 trillion in global assets. Vanguard offers more than 160 funds to U.S. investors and more than 80 additional funds in non-U.S. markets. For more information, please visit vanguardcanada.ca.

All asset figures are as of July 31, 2013, unless otherwise noted.

Commissions, management fees, and expenses all may be associated with the Vanguard ETFs. This offering is only made by prospectus. The prospectus contains important detailed information about the securities being offered. Copies are available from Vanguard Investments Canada Inc. at www.vanguardcanada.ca. Please read the prospectus before investing. ETFs are not guaranteed, their values change frequently, and past performance may not be repeated.

“FTSE®” is a trademark of London Stock Exchange Group companies and is used by FTSE International Limited (“FTSE”) under licence. The Vanguard FTSE Canadian High Dividend Yield Index ETF and Vanguard FTSE Canadian Capped REIT Index ETF (the “Products”) have been developed solely by Vanguard. FTSE and its licensors are not connected to and do not sponsor, advise, recommend, endorse or promote the Products and do not accept any liability whatsoever to any person arising out of an investment in or operation of the Products. FTSE makes no claim, prediction, warranty or representation either as to the results to be obtained from the Products.

Contacts

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Contacts

For more information, contact Vanguard Public Relations at 610-669-5002