With growing political opposition to the RBC/HSBC deal being approved, we provide an 8-minute video with Rob Wessel discussing the implications of rising political and regulatory risk for the Canadian banks, a theme that has been growing over the years. In particular, we talk about the implications to RBC if the deal is not approved, the various forms of regulatory risk, and what this theme means for Canadian bank investors.


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ETF Name Ticker Indicated Yield
(paid monthly)[1]
Hamilton Enhanced Canadian Bank ETF HCAL 8.36% Growth (25% leverage) + income
Hamilton Canadian Bank Equal-Weight Index ETF HEB 5.58% Growth + income; lower fee
Hamilton Canadian Bank Mean Reversion Index ETF HCA 6.01% Growth + income
Hamilton Enhanced Canadian Financials ETF HFIN 6.96% Growth (25% leverage) + income
Hamilton Canadian Financials Yield Maximizer ETF HMAX 15.82% Income

[1] An estimate of the annualized yield an investor would receive if the monthly distribution remained unchanged for the next 12 months, stated as a percentage of the net asset value per unit on September 29, 2023.


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