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Dynamic Funds and BlackRock Asset Management Canada have launched a suite of actively managed exchange-traded funds (ETFs). 

"Dynamic iShares Active ETFs offer investors a variety of active solutions that can help them differentiate their portfolios by uncovering opportunities beyond a benchmark. Each ETF takes our portfolio manager's investment philosophy and tailors it specifically for the ETF structure," says Jordy Chilcott, president and CEO, Dynamic Funds. "Our ETF line-up is competitively priced for the ETF marketplace and is well-positioned for those investors on fee-based platforms."
 
"In the evolving investment landscape, we continually look to innovate and deliver a robust range of investment solutions that meet the needs of Canadians. We're thrilled to be partnering with Dynamic to deliver on that goal," says Warren Collier, head of iShares, BlackRock Canada. "After a year of exceptional growth for the Canadian ETF industry, this suite of Dynamic iShares ETFs is one step further in providing greater choice to investors." 
 
Dynamic iShares Active ETFs began trading on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX) on 25 January.
 
The Dynamic iShares Active Preferred Shares ETF (TSX Ticker: DXP) seeks to provide dividend income while preserving capital by investing primarily in preferred shares of Canadian based businesses. The ETF will provide exposure to an active investment strategy managed by Marc-André Gaudreau and his corporate credit team.  
 
The Dynamic iShares Active Crossover Bond ETF (TSX Ticker: DXO) seeks to provide interest income and the potential for some long-term capital growth by investing primarily in North American fixed income corporate securities that are rated close to the line dividing investment grade and high-yield credit. The ETF will provide exposure to an active investment strategy managed by Gaudreau and his corporate credit team. 
 
The Dynamic iShares Active Global Dividend ETF (TSX Ticker: DXG) seeks to provide long-term capital growth by investing primarily in a diversified portfolio of equity securities of businesses located around the world that pay or are expected to pay a dividend or distribution. The ETF will provide exposure to an active investment strategy managed by David Fingold and Peter Rozenberg. 
 
The Dynamic iShares Active US Dividend ETF (TSX Ticker: DXU) seeks to provide long-term capital growth by investing primarily in a diversified portfolio of equity securities of US based businesses that pay or are expected to pay a dividend or distribution. The ETF will provide exposure to an active investment strategy managed by Fingold and Rozenberg.
 
The Dynamic iShares Active Canadian Dividend ETF (TSX Ticker: DXC) seeks to provide long-term capital growth by investing primarily in a diversified portfolio of equity securities of Canadian based businesses that pay or are expected to pay a dividend or distribution. The ETF provide exposure to an active investment strategy managed by Don Simpson and Eric Mencke. 
 

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