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CORESHARES Preftrax tracks the performance of the FTSE/JSE Preference Share Index which consists of non-convertible, floating rate perpetual preference shares.

Benefits to the investor:

  • Preference shares dividends are required to be paid out before ordinary dividends are paid out
  • Preference shares pay a tax efficient dividend yield
  • The dividend is generally higher than general equity. Dividends are contractual and calculated as a percentage of the prime lending rate


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Index Benchmark

FTSE/JSE Preference Share Index – J251

About the ETF

Objective is to replicate the price and yield performance of the FTSE/JSE Preference Share Index before costs


Market cap weighted (size weighted) – meaning larger companies have a higher weight in the ETF


South African – Equity – Unclassified

Total Expense Ratio (TER)


ETF Launch Date

28 March 2012


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Pricing Data

Fund Prices

Net Asset Value per Preftrax R9.33
Distributable Amount 18.39c
Fund Size R422 553 688.57
FTSE/JSE Preference Share Index 916.25
Updated 28/03/2017

Fund Holdings

Fund Distributions

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