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Horizons Active Income ETFs

Horizons Active Fixed Income ETFs are sub-advised by some of Canada’s leading fixed income managers, and comprise a diversified suite of 11 ETFs. Because they are actively managed, they have the potential to achieve better risk-adjusted returns and generate higher levels of income, compared to passive indexing or higher-fee mutual funds.

Ticker ETF Name Management Fee2 (%)
HFR Horizons Active Floating Rate Bond ETF 0.40
HUF.U1/HUF Horizons Active US Floating Rate Bond ETF 0.40
HAD Horizons Active Cdn Bond ETF 0.42
HAB Horizons Active Corporate Bond ETF 0.50
HAF Horizons Active Global Fixed Income ETF 0.45
HMP Horizons Active Cdn Municipal Bond ETF 0.29
HPR Horizons Active Preferred Share ETF 0.55
HFP Horizons Active Floating Rate Preferred Share ETF 0.55
HSL Horizons Active Floating Rate Senior Loan ETF 0.75
HEMB Horizons Active Emerging Markets Bond ETF 0.55
HYI Horizons Active High Yield Bond ETF 0.60

Trades in U.S. dollars.
Plus applicable sales taxes.

Horizons Active Fixed Income ETFs

A Diversified Suite of Fixed Income ETFs
• Low duration and/or floating rate government and corporate bonds
• Investment-grade or high yield corporate bonds, floating rate senior loans
• Floating rate investment grade
• Preferred shares

Advantages of Actively Managed ETFs
• Are not constrained by passive index rules
• Can benefit from disciplined risk oversight
• Can employ fundamental credit analysis

Disadvantages of Actively Managed ETFs
• They may involve frequent trading, resulting in higher transaction costs, which could diminish a fund’s return
• The manager could potentially make ill-timed investment choices, which could hurt a fund’s performance
• Active strategies are generally less tax-efficient than passive ones

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Commissions, management fees and expenses all may be associated with an investment in exchange traded products managed by Horizons ETFs Management (Canada) Inc. (the "Horizons Exchange Traded Products"). The Horizons Exchange Traded Products are not guaranteed, their values change frequently and past performance may not be repeated. The prospectus contains important detailed information about the Horizons Exchange Traded Products. Please read the relevant prospectus before investing.

The Horizons Exchange Traded Products include our BetaPro products (the “BetaPro Products”). The BetaPro Products are alternative mutual funds within the meaning of National Instrument 81-102 Investment Funds, and are permitted to use strategies generally prohibited by conventional mutual funds: the ability to invest more than 10% of their net asset value in securities of a single issuer, to employ leverage, and engage in short selling to a greater extent than is permitted in conventional mutual funds. While these strategies will only be used in accordance with the investment objectives and strategies of the BetaPro Products, during certain market conditions they may accelerate the risk that an investment in units of a BetaPro Product decreases in value. The BetaPro Products consist of our 2x Daily Bull and 2x Daily Bear ETFs (“2x Daily ETFs”), Inverse ETFs (“Inverse ETFs”) and our BetaPro S&P 500 VIX Short-Term Futures™ ETF (the “VIX ETF”). Included in the 2x Daily ETFs and the Inverse ETFs are the BetaPro Marijuana Companies 2x Daily Bull ETF (“HMJU”) and BetaPro Marijuana Companies Inverse ETF (“HMJI”), which track the North American MOC Marijuana Index (NTR) and North American MOC Marijuana Index (TR), respectively. The 2x Daily ETFs and certain other BetaPro Products use leveraged investment techniques that can magnify gains and losses and may result in greater volatility of returns. These BetaPro Products are subject to leverage risk and may be subject to aggressive investment risk and price volatility risk, among other risks, which are described in their respective prospectuses. Each 2x Daily ETF seeks a return, before fees and expenses, that is either 200% or –200% of the performance of a specified underlying index, commodity futures index or benchmark (the “Target”) for a single day. Each Inverse ETF seeks a return that is –100% of the performance of its Target. Due to the compounding of daily returns a 2x Daily ETF’s or Inverse ETF’s returns over periods other than one day will likely differ in amount and, particularly in the case of the 2x Daily ETFs, possibly direction from the performance of their respective Target(s) for the same period. Hedging costs charged to BetaPro Products reduce the value of the forward price payable to that ETF. Due to the high cost of borrowing the securities of marijuana companies in particular, the hedging costs charged to HMJI are expected to be material and are expected to materially reduce the returns of HMJI to unitholders and materially impair the ability of HMJI to meet its investment objectives. Currently, the manager expects the hedging costs to be charged to HMJI and borne by unitholders will be between 15.00% and 35.00% per annum of the aggregate notional exposure of HMJI’s forward documents. The hedging costs may increase above this range. The manager will publish, on its website, the updated monthly fixed hedging cost for HMJI for the upcoming month as negotiated with the counterparty to the forward documents, based on the then current market conditions. The VIX ETF, which is a 1x ETF, as described in the prospectus, is a speculative investment tool that is not a conventional investment. The VIX ETF’s Target is highly volatile. As a result, the VIX ETF is not intended as a stand-alone long-term investment. Historically, the VIX ETF’s Target has tended to revert to a historical mean. As a result, the performance of the VIX ETF’s Target is expected to be negative over the longer term and neither the VIX ETF nor its target is expected to have positive long-term performance. Investors should monitor their holdings in BetaPro Products and their performance at least as frequently as daily to ensure such investment(s) remain consistent with their investment strategies.

*The indicated rates of return are the historical annual compounded total returns including changes in per unit value and reinvestment of all dividends or distributions and do not take into account sales, redemption, distribution or optional charges or income taxes payable by any securityholder that would have reduced returns. The rates of return shown in the table are not intended to reflect future values of the ETF or returns on investment in the ETF. Only the returns for periods of one year or greater are annualized returns.