BMO Financial Group Announces Monthly Cash Distributions for BMO Exchange Traded Funds

BMO Financial Group Announces Monthly Cash Distributions for BMO Exchange 
Traded Funds 
TORONTO, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 04/18/13 -- BMO Financial Group
today announced the April 2013 cash distributions for the 30 BMO
Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs)(i) which pay monthly distributions.
Unitholders of record at close of business on April 29, 2013 will
receive cash distributions payable on May 6, 2013.  
Details of the per unit distribution amounts are as follows: 


 
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                                                                        Cash
                                                                Distribution
                                                                    per Unit
BMO ETFs:                                               Ticker           ($)
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BMO Short Federal Bond Index ETF                           ZFS         0.029
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BMO Mid Federal Bond Index ETF                             ZFM         0.041
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BMO Long Federal Bond Index ETF                            ZFL         0.050
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BMO Short Provincial Bond Index ETF                        ZPS         0.044
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BMO Mid Provincial Bond Index ETF                          ZMP         0.048
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BMO Long Provincial Bond Index ETF                         ZPL         0.050
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BMO Short Corporate Bond Index ETF                         ZCS         0.042
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BMO Mid Corporate Bond Index ETF                           ZCM         0.057
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BMO Long Corporate Bond Index ETF                          ZLC         0.067
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BMO Aggregate Bond Index ETF                               ZAG         0.044
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BMO Real Return Bond Index ETF                             ZRR         0.028
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BMO High Yield US Corporate Bond Hedged to CAD Index                        
 ETF                                                       ZHY         0.087
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BMO Emerging Markets Bond Hedged to CAD Index ETF          ZEF         0.068
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BMO Mid-Term US IG Corporate Bond Index ETF                ZIC         0.048
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BMO Mid-Term US IG Corporate Bond Index ETF (U.S.                           
 Dollar Units)                                           ZIC.U         0.048
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BMO Mid-Term US IG Corporate Bond Hedged to CAD Index                       
 ETF                                                       ZMU         0.049
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BMO 2013 Corporate Bond Target Maturity ETF                ZXA         0.041
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BMO 2015 Corporate Bond Target Maturity ETF                ZXB         0.042
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BMO 2020 Corporate Bond Target Maturity ETF                ZXC         0.059
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BMO 2025 Corporate Bond Target Maturity ETF                ZXD         0.060
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BMO S&P/TSX Equal Weight Banks Index ETF                   ZEB         0.056
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BMO Equal Weight Utilities Index ETF                       ZUT         0.065
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BMO Equal Weight REITs Index ETF                           ZRE         0.081
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BMO Monthly Income ETF                                     ZMI         0.060
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BMO Covered Call Canadian Banks ETF                        ZWB         0.070
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BMO Covered Call Utilities ETF                             ZWU         0.073
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BMO Covered Call Dow Jones Industrial Average Hedged                        
 to CAD ETF                                                ZWA         0.073
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BMO Canadian Dividend ETF                                  ZDV         0.070
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BMO S&P/TSX Laddered Preferred Share Index ETF             ZPR         0.054
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BMO US Dividend Hedged to CAD ETF                          ZUD         0.041
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BMO US Dividend ETF                                        ZDY         0.041
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BMO US Dividend ETF (U.S. Dollar Units)                  ZDY.U         0.041
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(i)BMO ETFs are administered and managed by BMO Asset Management
Inc., an investment fund manager and portfolio manager and a separate
legal entity from Bank of Montreal. 
Commissions, management fees and expenses all may be associated with
investments in exchange traded funds. Please read the prospectus
before investing. Exchange traded funds are not guaranteed, their
values change frequently and past performance may not be repeated. 
"S&P(R)" is a trade-mark of S&P Opco, LLC and "TSX" is a trade-mark
of TSX Inc. These and other associated trade-marks and/or service
marks have been licensed for use by BMO Asset Management Inc. None of
the BMO ETFS are sponsored, endorsed, sold or promoted by any of its
aforementioned trade-mark owners and the related index providers or
their respective affiliates or their third party licensors and these
entities make no representation, warranty or condition regarding the
advisability of buying, selling or holding units in the BMO ETFs. 
The Dow Jones Industrial Average(SM) is a product of Dow Jones Opco,
LLC, ("Dow Jones Opco"), a subsidiary of S&P Dow Jones Indices LLC
and has been licensed for use. "Dow Jones(R)" and "Dow Jones
Industrial Average(SM)" are service marks of Dow Jones Trademark
Holdings, LLC ("Dow Jones") and have been licensed to Dow Jones Opco
for use for certain purposes. BMO ETFs based on Dow Jones indexes are
not sponsored, endorsed, sold or promoted by Dow Jones Opco, Dow
Jones or their respective affiliates, and Dow Jones Opco, Dow Jones
and their respective affiliates make no representation regarding the
advisability of trading in such product(s). 
Further information about BMO ETFs can be found at www.bmo.com/etfs. 
About BMO Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs)  
Established in May 2009, BMO Financial Group's ETF business is a
leading ETF provider in Canada. Since its inception, the lineup of
BMO ETFs has grown to 55 listed funds and includes several industry
firsts. BMO ETFs provide Canadian investors with broader choices and
greater access to an innovative portfolio of investment products.  
About BMO Financial Group  
Established in 1817 as Bank of Montreal, BMO Financial Group is a
highly-diversified North American financial services organization.
With total assets of $542 billion as at January 31, 2013, and more
than 46,000 employees, BMO Financial Group provides a broad range of
personal and commercial banking, wealth management and investment
banking products and solutions.
Contacts:
Media Contacts:
Rachael McKay, Toronto
(416) 867-3996
rachael.mckay@bmo.com 
Valerie Doucet, Montreal
514-877-8224
valerie.doucet@bmo.com