AdvisorShares Announces September 2014 Distributions

Sep 26, 2014, 09:00 ET from AdvisorShares

BETHESDA, Md., Sept. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AdvisorShares, a leading sponsor of 26 actively managed exchange-traded funds (ETFs), today announced September 2014 income distributions for ETFs that pay monthly or quarterly dividends. Shareholders of record on September 26, 2014 will receive cash distributions paid on September 30, 2014 in the following amounts:

ETF Name                               


Distribution Amount

AdvisorShares WCM/BNY Mellon Focused        


$0.02085/per share

Growth ADR ETF      

AdvisorShares Athena High Dividend ETF      


$0.08357/per share

AdvisorShares Madrona Global Bond ETF      


$0.07437/per share

AdvisorShares Global Echo ETF                  


$0.32943/per share

AdvisorShares Peritus High Yield ETF             


$0.21032/per share

AdvisorShares Newfleet Multi-Sector Income ETF  


$0.11370/per share

AdvisorShares YieldPro ETF   


$0.06545/per share


For Non-Resident Alien ("NRA") shareholders who are normally subject to a 30% (or lower tax treaty rate depending on the country) NRA withholding tax on ETF dividend income and short-term capital gain dividends (unless such dividends are designated as exempt from NRA withholding tax), the following percentage of ETF distributions have been designated as exempt:

  • AdvisorShares Madrona Global Bond ETF (FWDB) – 45.11%
  • AdvisorShares Sage Core Reserves ETF (HOLD) – N/A  
  • AdvisorShares Peritus High Yield ETF (HYLD) – 70.10% 
  • AdvisorShares Newfleet Multi-Sector Income ETF (MINC) – 100%
  • AdvisorShares YieldPro ETF (YPRO) – 53.24%

To request more information on AdvisorShares, please contact Charles Robertson at 310-933-5456 or  For financial professionals and investors requesting more information, please visit or call the AdvisorShares Investment Consultant Team at 1-877-THE-ETF1 (1-877-843-3831).

About AdvisorShares

AdvisorShares is one of the leading providers of actively managed ETFs. As of September 25, 2014, AdvisorShares offers 26 active ETFs with approximately $1.7 billion of assets under management. AdvisorShares provides educational support to help financial advisors and investors understand the benefits of actively managed ETFs and their underlying investment strategies.

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Before investing you should carefully consider the Fund's investment objectives, risks, charges and expenses. This and other information is in the prospectus, a copy of which may be obtained by visiting the Fund's website at Please read the prospectus carefully before you invest.

Foreside Fund Services, LLC, distributor.

An investment in ETFs is subject to risk, including the possible loss of principal amount invested. The risks associated with each Fund include the risks associated with the underlying ETFs, which can result in higher volatility, and are detailed in each Fund's prospectus and on each Fund's webpage. The Funds may not be suitable for all investors.

Charles Robertson

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