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RSX Market Vectors Russia ETF

  • Fund Description

    Market Vectors® Russia ETF (RSX®) seeks to replicate as closely as possible, before fees and expenses, the price and yield performance of the Market Vectors Russia Index (MVRSXTR), which includes companies that are incorporated in Russia or that generate at least 50% of their revenues (or, where applicable, have at least 50% of their assets) in Russia.

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    • Fund Ticker

      RSX
    • Exchange

      NYSE Arca
    • Commencement

      04/24/2007
    • ETF Structure

      Physical
    • Administrator

      Van Eck Associates
    • Custodian

      Bank of New York Mellon
    • Index Ticker

      MVRSXTR
    • Index Rebalancing

      Quarterly
  •  
    as of 02/04/16

    • 30-Day SEC Yield1

      2.95%
    • Total Net Assets

      $1.6B
    • Number of Holdings

      32
    • Options

      Available
    • Gross Expense Ratio2

      0.61%
    • Net Expense Ratio/TER2

      0.61%
    • Distribution Frequency

      Annual
    • Next Distribution Date

      12/16/2016
  • Key Points

    Nation's First ETF Focused on Russia 
    A commodity-rich country undergoing rapid economic change
    Pure Play 
    Index constituents must be headquartered in, or generate the majority of revenues in, Russia
    Less Emphasis on Energy 
    Versus competing products/indices
  • Trading Information

    • Fund Ticker

      RSX
    • Index Total Return Ticker

      MVRSXTR
    • NAV

      RSXNV
    • Intraday NAV (IIV)4

      RSXIV
    • Shares Outstanding

      114,250,000
    • Estimated Cash

      RSXEU
    • Total Cash

      RSXTC
    • CUSIP

      57060U506
    • ISIN

      US57060U5065
    Source: Bloomberg
  • Fees and Expenses2

    • Management Fee

      0.50%
    • Other Expenses

      0.11%
    • Gross Expense Ratio

      0.61%
    • Fee Waivers and
      Expense Reimbursement

      0.00%
    • Net Expense Ratio/TER2

      0.61%
    2 Expenses for RSX are capped contractually at 0.62% until at least May 1, 2016. Cap excludes certain expenses, such as interest.
  • Prices as of 02/04/16

    NAV/
    Last Price
    Volume
    30-Day Avg./
    Last Trading Day
    Daily Change
    NAV/
    Last Price
    YTD Change
    NAV/
    Last Price
    Premium/
    Discount
    Prem/Discount
    Distribution Charts
    NAV &
    Prem/Discount
    History
    NAV
    Chart
    RSX $14.33
    $14.07
    14,535,174
    17,714,291
    $0.65 / +4.78%
    $-0.15 / -1.05%
    -2.4%
    -4.0%
    $-0.26
    -1.84%
  • View All Indices » View All ETFs » Performance History: Average Annual Total Returns* (%)

    1 MO* 3 MO* YTD* 1 YR 3 YR 5 YR 10 YR LIFE
    04/24/07
    RSX (NAV) -8.95 -2.96 0.39 0.39 -18.11 -14.58 -- -8.75
    RSX (Share Price) -9.08 -3.34 3.89 3.89 -18.35 -14.78 -- -8.76
    MVRSXTR (Index) 5 -9.06 -2.81 0.81 0.81 -17.77 -14.98 -- -9.12
    Performance Differential (NAV - Index) 0.11 -0.15 -0.42 -0.42 -0.34 0.40 -- 0.37
    Quarter End as of 12/31/15
    1 MO* 3 MO* YTD* 1 YR 3 YR 5 YR 10 YR LIFE
    04/24/07
    RSX (NAV) -8.95 -2.96 0.39 0.39 -18.11 -14.58 -- -8.75
    RSX (Share Price) -9.08 -3.34 3.89 3.89 -18.35 -14.78 -- -8.76
    MVRSXTR (Index) 5 -9.06 -2.81 0.81 0.81 -17.77 -14.98 -- -9.12
    Performance Differential (NAV - Index) 0.11 -0.15 -0.42 -0.42 -0.34 0.40 -- 0.37
  • Daily Holdings »Top 10 Holdings (%)  as of 12/31/15

    Total Holdings: 32
    Holding Name
    Ticker
    SharesMarket Value
    (US$)
    % of Net
    Assets
    Gazprom Oao
    OGZD LI
    36,163,501
    134,464,6847.75
    Sberbank Of Russian Federation
    SBER LI
    22,809,882
    133,811,8467.71
    Magnit Ojsc
    MGNT LI
    2,877,789
    115,721,4336.67
    Lukoil Oao
    LKOD LI
    3,564,882
    115,400,1896.65
    Mmc Norilsk Nickel
    MNOD LI
    8,163,979
    103,460,1875.96
    Ak Transneft Oao
    TRNFP RM
    35,649
    94,614,8975.45
    Novatek Oao
    NVTK LI
    1,146,930
    94,466,7145.44
    Tatneft
    ATAD LI
    3,249,841
    85,949,4944.95
    Yandex Nv
    YNDX US
    4,948,517
    77,790,6874.48
    Rosneft Oil Co
    ROSN LI
    22,254,521
    77,574,8544.47
    Top 10 Total (%)59.53
    These are not recommendations to buy or to sell any security. Securities and holdings may vary.
  • Country Weightings (%) as of 12/31/15

    • Country

      % of Net Assets
    • RUSSIA

      95.55
    • VIRGIN ISLANDS

      1.87
    • CYPRUS

      0.98
    • LIECHTENSTEIN

      0.87
    • GERMANY

      0.68
    • Other/Cash

      0.05
  • Sector Weightings (%) as of 12/31/15

    • Sector

      % of Net Assets
    • Energy

      39.0
    • Materials

      17.3
    • Financials

      12.2
    • Consumer Staples

      11.4
    • Telecommunication Services

      10.0
    • Information Technology

      7.7
    • Utilities

      2.3
    • Health Care

      0.1
    • Other/Cash

      0.1