Monthly Distributions

October 2018

Press Release


AdvisorShares Announces October 2018 Distributions

BETHESDA, Md. — October 31, 2018 – AdvisorShares, a leading sponsor of actively managed exchange-traded funds (ETFs), announced October 2018 income distributions for ETFs that pay monthly distributions. Shareholders of record on October 29, 2018 will receive cash distributions paid on October 31, 2018 in the following amounts:

ETF Name Ticker Distribution Amount
AdvisorShares Pacific Asset Enhanced Floating Rate ETF FLRT $0.19255/per share
AdvisorShares Madrona Global Bond ETF FWDB $0.08280/per share
AdvisorShares Sage Core Reserves ETF HOLD $0.17712/per share
AdvisorShares Newfleet Multi-Sector Income ETF MINC $0.11521/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 Pacific Asset Enhanced Floating Rate ETF (FLRT) – 98.43%
  • AdvisorShares Madrona Global Bond ETF (FWDB) – 42.49%
  • AdvisorShares Sage Core Reserves ETF (HOLD) – 100%
  • AdvisorShares Newfleet Multi-Sector Income ETF (MINC) – 96.90%

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

A leading provider in the actively managed ETF marketplace, AdvisorShares offers 16 active ETFs with over $760 million of assets under management (as of October 30, 2018). Visit to register for free weekly commentary and updates on our active ETF suite. Visit for educational insight into the active ETF marketplace, and follow @AdvisorShares on Twitter and on Facebook.

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.