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Consumer Staples

Index-Linked GIC

Capitalize on the growth potential

of major companies operating in the consumer staples sector

Features

  • $100 minimum investment for registered and non-registered accounts
  • Earned interest paid at maturity
  • Available for a 3 or 5 year term
  • Download the information sheet (PDF)

Benefits

  • Minimum return guaranteed at maturity
  • No management fees or commissions
  • Principal completely guaranteed at maturity
  • Protection against currency risk
  • 100% participation rate – you receive the increase made on the index-linked GIC over the term up to a maximum rate
  • Deposits are insured by Deposit Insurance Corporation of Ontario (DICO)

3-Year Rate of Return

  • Current Offering: January 30, 2017 to March 25, 2017 
  • Minimum cumulative rate over 3-year period: 1.50% (0.50% annualized) 
  • Maximum cumulative rate over 3-year period: 12.00% (3.85% annualized)
  • Average Annual Return: 3.13%
  • Maximum cumulative rate has been reached 69.00% of the time historically 
  • Download performance results (PDF)

5-Year Rate of Return

  • Current Offering: January 30, 2017 to March 25, 2017 
  • Minimum cumulative rate over 5-year period: 4.00% (0.79% annualized) 
  • Maximum cumulative rate over 5-year period: 22.00% (4.06% annualized)
  • Average Annual Return: 3.68%
  • Maximum cumulative rate has been reached 76.00% of the time historically 
  • Download performance results (PDF)

Producer Weight Percentage Allocation
The Coca-Cola Company 10
The Hershey Co. 10
Danone 10
Kellogg Company 10
Kimberly-Clark Corporation 10
General Mills 10
Nestlé S.A. 10
Procter & Gamble 10
Reckitt Benckiser Group 10
Unilever PLC 10
Total 100

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