SC 13G

 

 

SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION

WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549

 

 

SCHEDULE 13G

(RULE 13d-102)

INFORMATION TO BE INCLUDED IN STATEMENTS FILED PURSUANT TO § 240.13d-1(b),

(c) AND (d) AND AMENDMENTS THERETO FILED PURSUANT TO § 240.13d-2

UNDER THE SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934 (“ACT”)

 

 

Fidelity MSCI Real Estate Index ETF

(Name of Issuer)

Exchange-Traded Fund

(Title of Class of Securities)

316092857

(CUSIP Number)

April 30, 2020

(Date of Event Which Requires Filing of this Statement)

 

 

Check the appropriate box to designate the rule pursuant to which this Schedule is filed:

☒ Rule 13d-1(b)

☐ Rule 13d-1(c)

☐ Rule 13d-1(d)

 

 

 


CUSIP No. 316092857    Page 2 of 9 Pages

 

  1)    

Names of Reporting Persons

IRS Identification No. Of Above Persons

 

The PNC Financial Services Group, Inc.    25-1435979

  2)   

Check the Appropriate Box if a Member of a Group (See Instructions)

a)  ☐        b)  ☐

 

  3)   

SEC USE ONLY

 

  4)   

Citizenship or Place of Organization

 

Pennsylvania

Number of Shares

 Beneficially  Owned

By Each Reporting

Person With

   5)   

Sole Voting Power

 

6,386,560

  

6)

  

Shared Voting Power

 

-0-

   7)   

Sole Dispositive Power

 

6,271,379

   8)    

Shared Dispositive Power

 

88,255

  9)   

Aggregate Amount Beneficially Owned by Each Reporting Person

 

6,421,805

10)   

Check if the Aggregate Amount in Row (9) Excludes Certain Shares See Instructions

 

11)   

Percent of Class Represented by Amount in Row (9)

 

16.68

12)    

Type of Reporting Person (See Instructions)

 

HC


CUSIP No. 316092857    Page 3 of 9 Pages

 

  1)    

Names of Reporting Persons

IRS Identification No. Of Above Persons

 

PNC Bancorp, Inc.    51-0326854

  2)   

Check the Appropriate Box if a Member of a Group (See Instructions)

a)  ☐        b)  ☐

 

  3)   

SEC USE ONLY

 

  4)   

Citizenship or Place of Organization

 

Delaware

Number of Shares

 Beneficially  Owned

By Each Reporting

Person With

   5)   

Sole Voting Power

 

6,386,560

  

6)

  

Shared Voting Power

 

-0-

   7)   

Sole Dispositive Power

 

6,271,379

   8)    

Shared Dispositive Power

 

88,255

  9)   

Aggregate Amount Beneficially Owned by Each Reporting Person

 

6,421,805

10)   

Check if the Aggregate Amount in Row (9) Excludes Certain Shares See Instructions

 

11)   

Percent of Class Represented by Amount in Row (9)

 

16.68

12)    

Type of Reporting Person (See Instructions)

 

HC


CUSIP No. 316092857    Page 4 of 9 Pages

 

  1)    

Names of Reporting Persons

IRS Identification No. Of Above Persons

 

PNC Bank, National Association    22-1146430

  2)   

Check the Appropriate Box if a Member of a Group (See Instructions)

a)  ☐        b)  ☐

 

  3)   

SEC USE ONLY

 

  4)   

Citizenship or Place of Organization

 

United States

Number of Shares

 Beneficially  Owned

By Each Reporting

Person With

   5)   

Sole Voting Power

 

6,386,560

  

6)

  

Shared Voting Power

 

-0-

   7)   

Sole Dispositive Power

 

6,271,379

   8)    

Shared Dispositive Power

 

88,255

  9)   

Aggregate Amount Beneficially Owned by Each Reporting Person

 

6,421,805

10)   

Check if the Aggregate Amount in Row (9) Excludes Certain Shares See Instructions

 

11)   

Percent of Class Represented by Amount in Row (9)

 

16.68

12)    

Type of Reporting Person (See Instructions)

 

BK


CUSIP No. 316092857    Page 5 of 9 Pages

 

  1)    

Names of Reporting Persons

IRS Identification No. Of Above Persons

 

PNC Delaware Trust Company    81-0581990

  2)   

Check the Appropriate Box if a Member of a Group (See Instructions)

a)  ☐        b)  ☐

 

  3)   

SEC USE ONLY

 

  4)   

Citizenship or Place of Organization

 

United States

Number of Shares

 Beneficially  Owned

By Each Reporting

Person With

   5)   

Sole Voting Power

 

16,773

  

6)

  

Shared Voting Power

 

-0-

   7)   

Sole Dispositive Power

 

15,454

   8)    

Shared Dispositive Power

 

1,319

  9)   

Aggregate Amount Beneficially Owned by Each Reporting Person

 

16,773

10)   

Check if the Aggregate Amount in Row (9) Excludes Certain Shares See Instructions

 

11)   

Percent of Class Represented by Amount in Row (9)

 

0.04

12)    

Type of Reporting Person (See Instructions)

 

BK


Page 6 of 9 Pages

ITEM 1(a) - NAME OF ISSUER:

Fidelity MSCI Real Estate Index ETF

ITEM 1(b) - ADDRESS OF ISSUER’S PRINCIPAL EXECUTIVE OFFICES:

c/o Fidelity Covington Trust

245 Summer Street

Boston, Massachusetts 02210

ITEM 2(a) - NAME OF PERSON FILING:

The PNC Financial Services Group, Inc.; PNC Bancorp, Inc.;

PNC Bank, National Association; and PNC Delaware Trust Company

ITEM 2(b) - ADDRESS OF PRINCIPAL BUSINESS OFFICE:

The PNC Financial Services Group, Inc. - 300 Fifth Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15222-2401

PNC Bancorp, Inc. - 222 Delaware Avenue, Wilmington, DE 19801

PNC Bank, National Association - 300 Fifth Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15222-2401

PNC Delaware Trust Company - 222 Delaware Avenue, Wilmington, DE 19801

ITEM 2(c) - CITIZENSHIP:

The PNC Financial Services Group, Inc. - Pennsylvania

PNC Bancorp, Inc. - Delaware

PNC Bank, National Association - United States

PNC Delaware Trust Company – Delaware

ITEM 2(d) - TITLE OF CLASS OF SECURITIES:

Exchange-Traded Fund

ITEM 2(e) - CUSIP NUMBER:

316092857

ITEM 3 - IF THIS STATEMENT IS FILED PURSUANT TO RULE 13d-1(b), OR 13d-2(b), CHECK WHETHER THE PERSON FILING IS A:

 

(a)       Broker or dealer registered under section 15 of the Act (15 U.S.C. 78o);
(b)       Bank as defined in section 3(a)(6) of the Act (15 U.S.C. 78c);
(c)       Insurance company as defined in section 3(a)(19) of the Act (15 U.S.C. 78c);
(d)       Investment company registered under Section 8 of the Investment Company Act of 1940 (15 U.S.C. 80a-8);
(e)       An investment adviser in accordance with § 240.13d-1(b)(1)(ii)(E);
(f)       An employee benefit plan or endowment fund in accordance with § 240.13d-1(b)(1)(ii)(F);
(g)       A parent holding company or control person in accordance with § 240.13d-1(b)(1)(ii)(G);
(h)       A savings association as defined in Section 3(b) of the Federal Deposit Insurance Act (12 U.S.C. 1813);
(i)       A church plan that is excluded from the definition of an investment company under Section 3(c)(14) of the Investment Company Act (15 U.S.C. 80a-3);
(j)       A non-U.S. institution in accordance with § 240.13d-1(b)(1)(ii)(J);
(k)       Group, in accordance with § 240.13d-1(b)(1)(ii)(K).


Page 7 of 9 Pages

ITEM 4 - OWNERSHIP:

The following information is as of April 30, 2020:

 

(a) Amount Beneficially Owned:    6,421,805      
(b) Percent of Class:    16.68      
(c) Number of fund shares to which such person has:         
(i)    sole power to vote or to direct the vote       6,386,560   
(ii)    shared power to vote or to direct the vote       -0-   
(iii)    sole power to dispose or to direct the disposition of       6,271,379   
(iv)    shared power to dispose or to direct the disposition of       88,255   

Of the total fund shares reported herein, 6,405,032 are held in accounts at PNC Bank, National Association in a fiduciary capacity for clients.

Of the total fund shares reported herein, 16,773 are held in accounts at PNC Delaware Trust Company in a fiduciary capacity for clients.

The inclusion of the reporting persons and such securities in this report shall not be deemed an admission of beneficial ownership by the reporting persons for the purposes of Section 13(d) or 13(g) of the Act, or for any other purposes.

ITEM 5 - OWNERSHIP OF FIVE PERCENT OR LESS OF A CLASS:

Not Applicable.

ITEM 6 - OWNERSHIP OF MORE THAN FIVE PERCENT ON BEHALF OF ANOTHER PERSON:

Not Applicable.

 

ITEM 7 -

IDENTIFICATION AND CLASSIFICATION OF THE SUBSIDIARY WHICH ACQUIRED THE SECURITY BEING REPORTED ON BY THE PARENT HOLDING COMPANY:

Included are the following subsidiaries of The PNC Financial Services Group, Inc. - HC:

PNC Bancorp, Inc. - HC (wholly owned subsidiary of The PNC Financial Services Group, Inc.)

PNC Bank, National Association - BK (wholly owned subsidiary of PNC Bancorp, Inc.)

PNC Delaware Trust Company - BK (wholly owned subsidiary of PNC Bank, National Association)

ITEM 8 - IDENTIFICATION AND CLASSIFICATION OF MEMBERS OF THE GROUP:

Not Applicable.

ITEM 9 - NOTICE OF DISSOLUTION OF GROUP:

Not Applicable.


Page 8 of 9 Pages

ITEM 10 - CERTIFICATION:

By signing below I certify that, to the best of my knowledge and belief, the securities referred to above were acquired and held in the ordinary course of business and were not acquired and are not held for the purpose of or with the effect of changing or influencing the control of the issuer of the securities and were not acquired and are not held in connection with or as a participant in any transaction having that purpose or effect.

SIGNATURE

After reasonable inquiry and to the best of my knowledge and belief, I certify that the information set forth in this statement is true, complete and correct.

 

May 11, 2020

     

May 11, 2020

Date       Date

By: /s/ Gregory H. Kozich

     

By: /s/ Janet Jolles

Signature - The PNC Financial Services Group, Inc.       Signature - PNC Bancorp, Inc.
Gregory H. Kozich, Senior Vice President & Controller       Janet Jolles, Chairman & President
Name & Title       Name & Title

May 11, 2020

     

May 11, 2020

Date       Date

By: /s/ Gregory H. Kozich

     

By: /s/ Janet Jolles

Signature – PNC Bank, National Association       Signature – PNC Delaware Trust Company
Gregory H. Kozich, Executive Vice President & Controller       Janet Jolles, Fiduciary Director
Name & Title       Name & Title

AN AGREEMENT TO FILE A JOINT STATEMENT

IS INCLUDED HEREWITH AS EXHIBIT A


Page 9 of 9 Pages

EXHIBIT A

AGREEMENT

May 11, 2020

The undersigned hereby agree to file a joint statement on Schedule 13G under the Securities and Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the “Act”) with respect to the fund shares issued by Fidelity MSCI Real Estate Index ETF.

Each of the undersigned states that it is entitled to individually use Schedule 13G pursuant to Rule 13d-1(d) of the Act.

Each of the undersigned is responsible for the timely filing of the statement and any amendments thereto, and for the completeness and accuracy of the information concerning each of them contained therein but none is responsible for the completeness or accuracy of the information concerning the others.

This Agreement applies to any amendments to this Schedule 13G.

 

THE PNC FINANCIAL SERVICES GROUP, INC.
BY:  

/s/ Gregory H. Kozich

  Gregory H. Kozich, Senior Vice President & Controller
PNC BANCORP, INC.
BY:  

/s/ Janet Jolles

  Janet Jolles, Chairman & President
PNC BANK, NATIONAL ASSOCIATION
BY:  

/s/ Gregory H. Kozich

  Gregory H. Kozich, Executive Vice President & Controller
PNC DELAWARE TRUST COMPANY
BY:  

/s/ Janet Jolles

  Janet Jolles, Fiduciary Director