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FCAN First Trust Canada AlphaDEX® ETF

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Fund FCAN First Trust Canada AlphaDEX® ETF EWC iShares MSCI Canada CNDA IQ Canada Small Cap ETF  
100% 87% 85%
Annual Fees
(0.80% Exp. Ratio)
(0.48% Exp. Ratio)
(0.70% Exp. Ratio)
Future Est. Balance in 30 yrs
Assuming 5.77% annual return
$42,233.65 $46,517.84 $43,529.73
Est. savings over 30 yrs +$4,284.18 +$1,296.07
As of 9/30/16
1 YR RETURN 5.10%
3 YR -11.34%
5 YR --
10 YR --
1 YR RETURN 14.30%
3 YR -1.31%
5 YR 2.17%
10 YR 2.65%
1 YR RETURN 37.14%
3 YR -6.09%
5 YR -4.20%
10 YR --
The investment seeks investment results that correspond generally to the price and yield (before the fund's fees and expenses) of an equity index called the NASDAQ AlphaDEX(R) Canada Index. The fund will normally invest at least 90% of its net assets (including investment borrowings) in common stocks and/or depositary receipts that comprise the index. The index is designed to select stocks from the NASDAQ Canada Index (the "base index") that may generate positive alpha, or risk-adjusted returns, relative to traditional indices through the use of the AlphaDEX(R) selection methodology. The fund is non-diversified.
The investment seeks to track the investment results of the MSCI Canada Index. The fund will at all times invest at least 90% of its assets in the securities of its underlying index and in depositary receipts representing securities in its underlying index. The underlying index may include large-, mid- or small-capitalization companies. Components of the underlying index primarily include energy, financials and materials companies.
The investment seeks investment results that correspond generally to the price and yield performance of its underlying index, the IQ Canada Small Cap Index. The fund invests at least 80% of its net assets, plus the amount of any borrowings for investment purposes, in the investments included in its underlying index. The underlying index is a rules based, modified capitalization weighted, float adjusted index intended to give investors a means of tracking the overall performance of the small capitalization sector of publicly traded companies domiciled and primarily listed on an exchange in Canada. The fund is non-diversified.

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