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    11/08/13: MSCI, the U.S.-based provider of equity, fixed income, and hedge fund indices, recently made some revisions to its emerging markets equity index. Electing to keep South Korea in the index, MSCI made clear that the country does not qualify as a developed market according to MSCI standards.
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MSCI Emerging Markets Quality ETF QEM

  • Full Name: Market Vectors® MSCI
    Emerging Markets Quality ETF (QEM)

    Management Style: Replication

    Underlying Index: MSCI Emerging Markets Quality Index (M1EFQU)

    Index Description: M1EFQU aims to capture the performance of quality growth stocks selected from the Parent Index, MSCI Emerging Markets, by identifying stocks with high quality scores based on three main fundamental variables: high return on equity, stable year-over-year earnings growth, and low financial leverage.

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    • Fund Ticker

      QEM
    • Exchange

      NYSE Arca
    • Index Total Return Ticker

      M1EFQU
    • Index Provider

      MSCI
    • Total Net Assets

      $5.2M
    • Shares Outstanding

      100,000
    • Number of Holdings

      196
    • Commencement Date

      01/21/2014
  •  
    as of 04/15/14

  • Index Key Points

    Underlying Index: MSCI Emerging Markets Quality Index (M1EFQU)

    The Index comprises: 

    A diversified group of quality growth stocks selected from the Parent Index (MSCI Emerging Markets Index) by identifying stocks with high quality scores based on three main fundamental variables: high return on equity, stable year-over year earnings growth, and low financial leverage.

    Companies eligible for inclusion in Index: 

    • Large- or mid-cap companies located in one of 21 emerging markets countries
    • Free float-adjusted market capitalization equal to or higher than 50% of MSCI’s Equity Universe Minimum Size Requirement
    • Liquidity and trading frequency that meet MSCI’s standards of long- and short-term liquidity (Annual Traded Value Ratio and Frequency of Trading calculation)

    Index provider: 

    MSCI

  • Index Profile

    • Ticker

      M1EFQU
    • Inception Date

      12/18/2012
    • Rebalance Frequency

  • Index Top 10 Constituents (%) as of 03/31/14

    Total Constituents: 200
    Constituent Name
    Ticker
    Weightings (%)
    Tencent Holdings Ltd
    700 HK
    6.19
    Taiwan Semiconductor Manufac
    2330 TT
    4.99
    China Mobile Ltd
    941 HK
    4.82
    Samsung Electronics Co Ltd
    005930 KS
    4.06
    America Movil Sab De C-Ser L
    AMXL MM
    3.63
    Ambev Sa
    ABEV3 BZ
    3.58
    Gazprom Oao
    GAZP RM
    3.54
    Mtn Group Ltd
    MTN SJ
    2.71
    Infosys Ltd
    INFO IN
    2.60
    Cnooc Ltd
    883 HK
    2.52
    Top 10 Total (%) 38.64
    These are not recommendations to buy or to sell any security. Securities and holdings may vary.
  • Index Domicile Weightings (%)
    as of 01/15/14

    • Country

      Weightings (%)
    • CHINA

      19.6
    • SOUTH AFRICA

      12.1
    • INDIA

      11.0
    • TAIWAN

      10.2
    • SOUTH KOREA

      8.7
    • RUSSIA

      7.8
    • BRAZIL

      7.1
    • MEXICO

      6.8
    • INDONESIA

      6.4
    • THAILAND

      2.1
    • MALAYSIA

      1.7
    • TURKEY

      1.4
    • POLAND

      1.3
    • COLOMBIA

      0.8
    • PHILIPPINES

      0.5
    • Other

      0.5
    • CHILE

      0.5
    • HONG KONG

      0.4
    • U.S.

      0.4
    • GREECE

      0.4
    • OTHERS

      0.4
    • Total

      100.1
  • Index Sector Weightings (%)
    as of 01/15/14

    • Sector

      Weightings (%)
    • Information Technology

      26.9
    • Consumer Staples

      17.4
    • Telecommunication Services

      16.1
    • Energy

      13.4
    • Consumer Discretionary

      9.6
    • Financials

      6.9
    • Materials

      4.6
    • Health Care

      2.1
    • Industrials

      1.9
    • Utilities

      1.2
    • Total

      100.1