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Introducing BMO Asset Allocation ETFs


Engineered to complement and enhance your self-directed portfolio

BMO’s Asset Allocation ETFs are engineered to complement and enhance your self-directed portfolio. They provide investors with a single ETF that is low-cost, diversified and simple to use.


They’re great for anyone looking for:


A globally diversified portfolio of ETFs
A comprehensive and low-cost solution
A perfect complement to the other investments already within your portfolio

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BMO Asset Allocation ETFs are available on all self-directed online investing platforms.


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Asset allocation


Choose the asset allocation that is right for your investment needs, risk profile, return objectives and time horizon. Three asset mixes are available: conservative, balanced and growth.



The underlying portfolio will be composed of broad-based index BMO ETFs: Canadian, US and International equities and bonds. This ensures a diverse portfolio of investments.

Comprehensive and cost-efficient


Buy an entire portfolio of ETFs for a management fee of 0.18%, with no added cost of the underlying holdings.

Invest with the power of BMO Exchange Traded Funds



10 years of providing industry leading ETFs



Top 20 ETF provider worldwide with listing on 3 continents 1



#1 in net new assets consistently 2

BMO Asset Allocation ETFs Options

BMO Conservative Index

Portfolio ETF (Ticker: ZCON)

oval-pink Fixed Income 60 %

oval Equities 40 %

For investors looking for more security, income and potential for long-term growth

BMO Balanced Index

Portfolio ETF (Ticker: ZBAL)

oval-pink Fixed Income 40 %

oval Equities 60 %

For investors looking for moderate income, and more potential for long-term growth

BMO Growth Index

Portfolio ETF (Ticker: ZGRO)

oval-pink Fixed Income 20 %

oval Equities 80 %

For investors looking for long-term growth

Risk profile



Low to Medium

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1ETFGI Industry Report – December 2017


2As reported in National Banks ETF industry report for the past 8 years


Commissions, management fees and expenses (if applicable) all may be associated with investments in exchange traded funds. Please read the ETF Facts or prospectus before investing. Exchange traded funds are not guaranteed, their values change frequently and past performance may not be repeated.


For a summary of the risks of an investment in the BMO ETFs, please see the specific risks set out in the prospectus. BMO ETFs and ETF series trade like stocks, fluctuate in market value and may trade at a discount to their net asset value, which may increase the risk of loss. Distributions are not guaranteed and are subject to change and/or elimination.


BMO ETFs are managed by BMO Asset Management Inc., which is an investment fund manager and a portfolio manager, and a separate legal entity from Bank of Montreal.


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