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Announcing VanEck Vectors ETFs’ July 2020 Distributions

Friday, July 31, 2020 - 11:07pm

Shareholders or potential shareholders of VanEck Vectors ETFs should obtain their own independent tax advice based on their particular circumstances.

Key Points: 
  • Shareholders or potential shareholders of VanEck Vectors ETFs should obtain their own independent tax advice based on their particular circumstances.
  • As of June 30, 2020, VanEck managed approximately $56.1 billion in assets, including mutual funds, ETFs, and institutional accounts.
  • To obtain a prospectus and summary prospectus for VanEck Funds and VanEck Vectors ETFs , which contain this and other information, call 800.826.2333 or visit vaneck.com .
  • Please read the prospectus and summary prospectus for VanEck Funds and VanEck Vectors ETFs carefully before investing.

Fee Cut Further Increases Appeal of VanEck Merk Gold Trust (OUNZ)

Tuesday, July 21, 2020 - 1:00pm

VanEck and Merk Investments are today announcing that as of July 24, 2020, the Sponsors fee for the VanEck Merk Gold Trust (NYSE Arca: OUNZ) will be lowered from 0.40% to 0.25%.

Key Points: 
  • VanEck and Merk Investments are today announcing that as of July 24, 2020, the Sponsors fee for the VanEck Merk Gold Trust (NYSE Arca: OUNZ) will be lowered from 0.40% to 0.25%.
  • In addition to OUNZ, VanEck also counts among its funds the worlds largest gold miner ETF,2 the VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF (GDX) , as well as the VanEck Vectors Junior Gold Miners ETF (GDXJ) .
  • Additionally, the firm also offers the actively managed VanEck International Investors Gold Fund (INIVX) , which for more than 50 years has provided exposure to gold mining equities.
  • Before investing you should carefully consider the VanEck Merk Gold Trust's ("Trust") investment objectives, risks, charges and expenses.

Announcing VanEck Vectors ETFs’ June 2020 Distributions

Wednesday, July 1, 2020 - 1:13am

Shareholders or potential shareholders of VanEck Vectors ETFs should obtain their own independent tax advice based on their particular circumstances.

Key Points: 
  • Shareholders or potential shareholders of VanEck Vectors ETFs should obtain their own independent tax advice based on their particular circumstances.
  • As of May 31, 2020, VanEck managed approximately $53.3 billion in assets, including mutual funds, ETFs, and institutional accounts.
  • To obtain a prospectus and summary prospectus for VanEck Funds and VanEck Vectors ETFs , which contain this and other information, call 800.826.2333 or visit vaneck.com .
  • Please read the prospectus and summary prospectus for VanEck Funds and VanEck Vectors ETFs carefully before investing.

Announcing VanEck Vectors ETFs’ May 2020 Distributions

Friday, May 29, 2020 - 11:33pm

Shareholders or potential shareholders of VanEck Vectors ETFs should obtain their own independent tax advice based on their particular circumstances.

Key Points: 
  • Shareholders or potential shareholders of VanEck Vectors ETFs should obtain their own independent tax advice based on their particular circumstances.
  • If you have any questions concerning this information or VanEck Vectors ETFs in general, please call 800.826.2333 between 9:00 a.m. and 5:30 p.m., Monday through Friday.
  • As of April 30, 2020, VanEck managed approximately $49.6 billion in assets, including mutual funds, ETFs, and institutional accounts.
  • To receive a distribution, you must have been a registered shareholder of the relevant VanEck Vectors ETFs on the record date.

Announcing VanEck Vectors ETFs’ May 2020 Distributions

Friday, May 8, 2020 - 11:32pm

Shareholders or potential shareholders of VanEck Vectors ETFs should obtain their own independent tax advice based on their particular circumstances.

Key Points: 
  • Shareholders or potential shareholders of VanEck Vectors ETFs should obtain their own independent tax advice based on their particular circumstances.
  • If you have any questions concerning this information or VanEck Vectors ETFs in general, please call 800.826.2333 between 9:00 a.m. and 5:30 p.m., Monday through Friday.
  • To obtain a prospectus and summary prospectus for VanEck Funds and VanEck Vectors ETFs , which contain this and other information, call 800.826.2333 or visit vaneck.com .
  • Please read the prospectus and summary prospectus for VanEck Funds and VanEck Vectors ETFs carefully before investing.

VanEck’s Fallen Angel High Yield Bond ETF (ANGL) Increases Exposure to Higher Rated, Deeply Discounted Bonds as Downgrades Increase

Friday, May 8, 2020 - 2:00pm

VanEck recently completed the monthly rebalance for its VanEck Vectors Fallen Angel High Yield Bond ETF (ANGL) which seeks to replicate as closely as possible, before fees and expenses, the price and yield performance of the ICE US Fallen Angel High Yield 10% Constrained Index.

Key Points: 
  • VanEck recently completed the monthly rebalance for its VanEck Vectors Fallen Angel High Yield Bond ETF (ANGL) which seeks to replicate as closely as possible, before fees and expenses, the price and yield performance of the ICE US Fallen Angel High Yield 10% Constrained Index.
  • ANGL is the first and largest ETF to focus on the fallen angel universe of high yield bonds.
  • Fallen angels, which are high yield bonds that have been downgraded from investment-grade to junk status, historically have higher credit quality and may be better poised for a rebound than other corners of the junk bond marketplace.
  • Following this most recent rebalancing of ANGL and its underlying index, more than 90% of the funds holdings are now rated BB, the highest rating within high yield.

Announcing VanEck Vectors ETFs’ April 2020 Distributions

Thursday, April 30, 2020 - 11:30pm

Shareholders or potential shareholders of VanEck Vectors ETFs should obtain their own independent tax advice based on their particular circumstances.

Key Points: 
  • Shareholders or potential shareholders of VanEck Vectors ETFs should obtain their own independent tax advice based on their particular circumstances.
  • If you have any questions concerning this information or VanEck Vectors ETFs in general, please call 800.826.2333 between 9:00 a.m. and 5:30 p.m., Monday through Friday.
  • As of March 31, 2020, VanEck managed approximately $43.2 billion in assets, including mutual funds, ETFs, and institutional accounts.
  • To receive a distribution, you must have been a registered shareholder of the relevant VanEck Vectors ETFs on the record date.

Announcing VanEck Vectors ETFs’ April 2020 Distributions

Friday, April 24, 2020 - 12:27am

Shareholders or potential shareholders of VanEck Vectors ETFs should obtain their own independent tax advice based on their particular circumstances.

Key Points: 
  • Shareholders or potential shareholders of VanEck Vectors ETFs should obtain their own independent tax advice based on their particular circumstances.
  • As of March 31, 2020, VanEck managed approximately $43.2 billion in assets, including mutual funds, ETFs, and institutional accounts.
  • To obtain a prospectus and summary prospectus for VanEck Funds and VanEck Vectors ETFs , which contain this and other information, call 800.826.2333 or visit vaneck.com .
  • Please read the prospectus and summary prospectus for VanEck Funds and VanEck Vectors ETFs carefully before investing.

VanEck Slated to Make Changes to Two Emerging Markets ETFs: PEK AND SCIF

Friday, April 17, 2020 - 2:30pm

VanEck Vectors India Small-Cap Index ETF will be renamed VanEck Vectors India Growth Leaders ETF, and will trade under the ticker GLIN.

Key Points: 
  • VanEck Vectors India Small-Cap Index ETF will be renamed VanEck Vectors India Growth Leaders ETF, and will trade under the ticker GLIN.
  • VanEck has been investing in emerging markets for nearly 30 years.
  • VanEck has a robust family of emerging markets ETF offerings, covering both equity and debt markets.
  • VanEck has a history of looking beyond the financial markets to identify trends that are likely to create impactful investment opportunities.

VanEck Announces Reverse Share Split of Five VanEck Vectors® ETFS

Wednesday, April 1, 2020 - 1:00pm

The total market value of the shares outstanding will not be affected as a result of this reverse split, except with respect to the redemption of fractional shares, as discussed below.

Key Points: 
  • The total market value of the shares outstanding will not be affected as a result of this reverse split, except with respect to the redemption of fractional shares, as discussed below.
  • For shareholders who hold quantities of shares that are not an exact multiple of the reverse split ratio (for example: a multiple of 3 for a 1-for-3 split), the reverse splits will result in the creation of fractional shares.
  • Otherwise, the reverse split will not result in a taxable transaction for shareholders of the Funds.
  • As of February 29, 2020, VanEck managed approximately $52 billion in assets, including mutual funds, ETFs, and institutional accounts.