‘ Market Vectors ’

Emerging markets the biggest opportunity in 2018, says VanEck

Dec 15th, 2017 | By
Emerging Markets the biggest opportunity in 2018 says VanEck

By Jan van Eck, CEO of VanEck.

The biggest investment opportunity for 2018 remains in emerging markets equities. As we entered 2017, US equities had done well for five years, meaning investors were underweight international and emerging markets. Emerging markets have however outperformed dramatically this year and we think it is still early innings for this asset class.



VanEck rolls out four UCITS ETFs on the Mexican Stock Exchange

Nov 30th, 2017 | By
VanEck rolls out four UCITS ETFs on the Mexican Stock Exchange

VanEck has introduced four VanEck Vectors UCITS ETFs on the Bolsa Mexicana de Valores, offering a mix of exposure: emerging market bonds, global gold miners, global small-cap gold miners, and US companies with wide ‘economic moats’.



VanEck: ETFs taking share in emerging market debt

Nov 28th, 2017 | By
VanEck: ETFs taking share in emerging market debt

By Fran Rodilosso, head of fixed income ETF portfolio management at VanEck.

October marked the ten year anniversary of the first emerging markets bond ETF. Since the launch of that first fund, ETFs have proven themselves to be a reliable and valuable way to access this market.



Gold ETFs face short-term headwinds, reports VanEck

Nov 23rd, 2017 | By
Gold ETFs face short-term headwinds, reports VanEck

ETFs that offer exposure to gold are expected to face headwinds in the coming months, as a number of factors look set to put pressure on the gold price in the near term, according to a new research note from VanEck.



VanEck cross-lists two ETFs on Xetra

Nov 13th, 2017 | By
VanEck cross-lists ETFs on Deutsche Börse’s Xetra

VanEck has cross-listed two ETFs on Xetra – the VanEck Vectors Preferred US Equity UCITS ETF (PRF1 GR) and the VanEck Vectors Natural Resources UCITS ETF (HAP1 GR) – providing exposure to US preferred shares and global natural resources equities respectively.



VanEck’s MVIS launches cryptocurrency indices

Nov 6th, 2017 | By
Reality Shares and Nasdaq launch Blockchain Tech Index

MV Index Solutions (MVIS), the indexing division of ETF provider VanEck, has unveiled a series of indices designed to track the performance of the fragmented global cryptocurrency markets. With VanEck having already filed regulatory papers to bring products holding Bitcoin instruments to market, the indices shine a light on the potential strategies which may underpin a future VanEck-branded ETF.



VanEck launches two new ETFs in London

Oct 20th, 2017 | By
VanEck launches two new ETFs in London

VanEck has launched two new ETFs on the London Stock Exchange, the VanEck Vectors Preferred US Equity UCITS ETF (LON: PRF) and the VanEck Vectors Natural Resources UCITS ETF (LON: HAP), offering access to US preferred stocks and global equities of firms involved in commodity production, respectively.



VanEck launches trend-following equity ETF

Oct 10th, 2017 | By
FTSE 100 ETFs benefit as UK index reaches new heights

VanEck has introduced the VanEck Vectors NDR CMG Long/Flat Allocation ETF (NYSE Arca: LFEQ). Launched in collaboration with Ned Davis Research (NDR), the fund provides exposure to US large-cap equities through a guided allocation approach designed to help investors participate in bull markets and minimise losses in bear markets.



Thematic investing with ETFs: Healthtech

Sep 27th, 2017 | By
Themtatic investing using ETFs: Healthtech

Advances in technology are changing healthcare. From cell therapy to neuroscience, to big data and nanotechnology, the frontiers of healthcare and medicine are constantly being expanded. The $4.2 billion poured into healthtech start-ups in 2016 shows the vast potential in the area for firms developing cutting-edge healthcare technology solutions. For investors, thematic ETFs such as the iShares Healthcare Innovation UCITS ETF provide a simple way to gain pure-play exposure to this exciting megatrend.



Gold ETFs set to benefit as ‘fear trade’ intensifies

Sep 20th, 2017 | By
Gold ETFs set to benefit as 'fear trade' intensifies, reports World Gold Council

Gold ETFs look set to continue their recent bull run as, according to a report issued by the World Gold Council, the spot price of the precious metal is likely to be supported in the near term as growing uncertainty moves investors into safe-haven assets such as gold.