Van Eck VIP Insurance Funds are available only as investment choices within the variable annuity contracts and variable life policies of some widely known and highly regarded insurers. You can purchase shares directly from a participating insurance company, but not directly from Van Eck.
How can you use a Van Eck VIP Insurance Fund as part of your investment program?
Van Eck VIP Insurance Funds should be used as part of an overall investment program. Typically, our products are designed as diversification vehicles. They are designed for investors seeking innovative choices for portfolio diversification and are often categorized in asset classes having returns with low correlations to those of more traditional U.S. equity and fixed income investments. For more information about utilizing Van Eck VIP Insurance Funds within a life and/or annuity contract, please speak with your investment advisor.