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AFK Market Vectors Africa Index ETF

  • Fund Description

    Market Vectors® Africa Index ETF (AFK®) seeks to replicate as closely as possible, before fees and expenses, the price and yield performance of the Market Vectors GDP Africa Index (MVAFKTR), which includes local listings of companies that are incorporated in Africa and offshore listings of companies incorporated outside of Africa but that generate at least 50% of their revenues (or, where applicable, have at least 50% of their assets) in Africa.

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    • Fund Ticker

      AFK
    • Exchange

      NYSE Arca
    • Commencement

      07/10/2008
    • ETF Structure

      Physical
    • Administrator

      Van Eck Associates
    • Custodian

      Bank of New York Mellon
    • Index Ticker

      MVAFKTR
    • Index Rebalancing

      Quarterly
  •  
    as of 02/05/16

    • 30-Day SEC Yield1

      2.75%
    • Total Net Assets

      $51.9M
    • Number of Holdings

      92
    • Options

      Expected
    • Gross Expense Ratio2

      0.80%
    • Net Expense Ratio/TER2

      0.80%
    • Distribution Frequency

      Annual
    • Next Distribution Date

      12/16/2016
  • Portfolio Composition (%)
    as of 02/05/16

    • % of Net Assets
    • Stocks

      99.76
    • Bonds

      0.00
    • Other

      0.00
    • Cash

      0.24
  • Daily HoldingsDaily Holdings (%) as of 02/05/16

    Total Holdings: 92
    Holding Name
    Ticker
    SharesMarket Value
    (US$)
    % of Net
    Assets
    Commercial International Bank Egypt Sae
    CBKD LI
    1,049,911
    4,307,6168.30
    Guaranty Trust Bank Plc
    GUARANTY NL
    33,619,812
    2,702,7685.21
    Naspers Ltd
    NPN SJ
    21,091
    2,538,9074.89
    Safaricom Ltd
    SAFCOM KN
    13,393,100
    2,124,0164.09
    Nigerian Breweries Plc
    NB NL
    4,347,631
    2,097,9154.04
    Zenith Bank Plc
    ZENITHBA NL
    32,636,993
    2,090,9244.03
    Attijariwafa Bank
    ATW MC
    58,322
    1,989,1663.83
    Tullow Oil Plc
    TLW LN
    719,470
    1,943,6343.74
    Randgold Resources Ltd
    GOLD US
    21,907
    1,715,3183.30
    Centamin Egypt Ltd
    CEY LN
    1,657,422
    1,694,3873.26
    Maroc Telecom
    IAM MC
    133,828
    1,591,0063.06
    Golden Agri-Resources Ltd
    GGR SP
    5,775,700
    1,571,5493.03
    Talaat Moustafa Group
    TMGH EY
    2,184,038
    1,418,2032.73
    Ophir Energy Plc
    OPHR LN
    1,017,386
    1,308,0212.52
    Nestle Nigeria Plc
    NESTLE NL
    362,185
    1,286,8452.48
    Banque Centrale Populaire
    BCP MC
    57,368
    1,282,2382.47
    Orascom Telecom Holding Sae
    GLTD LI
    1,109,772
    1,265,1402.44
    First Quantum Minerals Ltd
    FM CN
    392,413
    1,113,9722.15
    Iamgold Corp
    IAG US
    534,358
    999,2491.92
    Semafo Inc
    SMF CN
    332,482
    946,2431.82
    Egyptian Financial Group-Hermes Holding
    HRHO EY
    924,477
    852,6781.64
    Banque Marocaine Du Commerce Exterieur
    BCE MC
    38,572
    824,9261.59
    First Bank Of Nigeria Plc
    FBNH NL
    41,003,893
    813,0511.57
    Egyptian Kuwaiti Holding Co
    EKHO EY
    1,590,233
    776,6651.50
    Bourbon Sa
    GBB FP
    59,952
    758,8071.46
    Mtn Group Ltd
    MTN SJ
    81,154
    712,7211.37
    Steinhoff International Holdings N V
    SNH SJ
    145,593
    702,8421.35
    Sasol Ltd
    SSL US
    26,784
    686,7421.32
    Kosmos Energy Ltd
    KOS US
    135,072
    591,6151.14
    Africa Oil Corp
    AOI SS
    448,065
    567,6861.09
    Old Mutual Plc
    OML LN
    236,434
    552,5771.06
    United Bank For Africa Plc
    UBA NL
    38,127,388
    540,1621.04
    Firstrand Ltd
    FSR SJ
    166,585
    470,1980.91
    Standard Bank Group Ltd/South Africa
    SBK SJ
    61,903
    423,2550.82
    Remgro Ltd
    REM SJ
    22,531
    349,3370.67
    Bidvest Group Ltd
    BVT SJ
    14,941
    335,7820.65
    Anglo American Plc
    AAL LN
    59,652
    313,9800.60
    Aspen Pharmacare Holdings Ltd
    APN SJ
    19,807
    310,1600.60
    Sanlam Ltd
    SLM SJ
    85,372
    295,5830.57
    Woolworths Holdings Ltd/South Africa
    WHL SJ
    43,229
    253,8240.49
    Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd
    RCL US
    2,858
    198,8600.38
    Discovery Holdings Ltd
    DSY SJ
    24,032
    193,0130.37
    Growthpoint Properties Ltd
    GRT SJ
    129,474
    187,3580.36
    Investec Plc
    INVP LN
    28,561
    180,3160.35
    Mediclinic International Ltd
    MDC SJ
    22,925
    171,9100.33
    Vodacom Group Ltd
    VOD SJ
    17,846
    169,3560.33
    Shoprite Holdings Ltd
    SHP SJ
    18,649
    168,5310.32
    Brait Se
    BAT SJ
    16,351
    163,6200.32
    Anglogold Ashanti Ltd
    AU US
    15,044
    161,4220.31
    Absa Group Ltd
    BGA SJ
    15,493
    140,2130.27
    Redefine Properties Ltd
    RDF SJ
    232,689
    137,3000.26
    Tiger Brands Ltd
    TBS SJ
    6,911
    130,0980.25
    Rmb Holdings Ltd
    RMH SJ
    36,280
    128,4490.25
    Gold Fields Ltd
    GFI US
    28,441
    118,5990.23
    Resilient Property Income Fund Ltd
    RES SJ
    15,189
    114,6240.22
    Netcare Ltd
    NTC SJ
    54,097
    114,4050.22
    Capitec Bank Holdings Ltd
    CPI SJ
    3,696
    113,3200.22
    Mr Price Group Ltd
    MRP SJ
    11,591
    109,6220.21
    Sibanye Gold Ltd
    SBGL US
    9,405
    106,9350.21
    Life Healthcare Group Holdings Ltd
    LHC SJ
    49,320
    106,6710.21
    Rmi Holdings
    RMI SJ
    40,726
    98,9380.19
    Fortress Income Fund Ltd
    FFB SJ
    45,714
    98,7110.19
    Mondi Ltd
    MND SJ
    5,812
    98,3000.19
    Nedbank Group Ltd
    NED SJ
    8,189
    97,4220.19
    Spar Group Ltd/The
    SPP SJ
    8,412
    93,9510.18
    Truworths International Ltd
    TRU SJ
    15,200
    90,6030.17
    Mmi Holdings Ltd
    MMI SJ
    60,189
    85,5850.16
    Psg Group Ltd
    PSG SJ
    7,217
    82,1670.16
    Avi Ltd
    AVI SJ
    15,660
    78,9970.15
    Impala Platinum Holdings Ltd
    IMP SJ
    31,892
    75,2500.14
    Hyprop Investments Ltd
    HYP SJ
    12,086
    74,8310.14
    Investec Ltd
    INL SJ
    10,317
    65,9430.13
    Pioneer Foods Ltd
    PFG SJ
    7,844
    64,7470.12
    Foschini Group Ltd/The
    TFG SJ
    8,522
    64,5400.12
    Anglo Platinum Ltd
    AMS SJ
    3,544
    60,6250.12
    Coronation Fund Managers Ltd
    CML SJ
    14,782
    56,2010.11
    Imperial Holdings Ltd
    IPL SJ
    7,295
    54,9410.11
    Telkom Sa Ltd
    TKG SJ
    14,748
    51,4950.10
    Liberty Holdings Ltd
    LBH SJ
    7,519
    50,7500.10
    Sappi Ltd
    SAP SJ
    11,341
    49,4930.10
    Clicks Group Ltd
    CLS SJ
    6,889
    39,0390.08
    Pick N Pay Stores Ltd
    PIK SJ
    10,321
    35,7340.07
    Northam Platinum Ltd
    NHM SJ
    13,682
    33,0340.06
    Barloworld Ltd
    BAW SJ
    7,165
    31,4850.06
    Exxaro Resources Ltd
    EXX SJ
    6,748
    30,8540.06
    Nampak Ltd
    NPK SJ
    21,990
    25,9790.05
    Massmart Holdings Ltd
    MSM SJ
    4,094
    23,2220.04
    Pretoria Portland Cement Co Ltd
    PPC SJ
    25,239
    21,2810.04
    Reunert Ltd
    RLO SJ
    5,455
    21,0690.04
    African Minerals Ltd
    AMI LN
    1,189,538
    1,4300.00
    African Bank Investments Ltd
    ABL SJ
    86,258
    2230.00
    Other/Cash
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    122,9090.24
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