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  • Making News

    ETF Trends: Solar ETFs Shine as Sector Shows Added Strength


    3/4/14: According to Tom Lydon, “Solar exchange traded funds are enjoying their moment in the sun as analyst upgrades, better-than-expected fourth quarter results and improved guidance brighten the sector.” KWT receives mention.
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    Minor Metals Trade Association: European Rare Earths Production


    2/17/14: The MMTA’s latest edition of The Crucible looks not only at European rare earths production, but also provides a magnesium metal market overview. In addition, Jeffery A. Green of J.A. Green & Company examines how critical public procurement of materials is to U.S. national security.
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    ETF Trends: Seduced by Solar ETFs


    11/15/13: Todd Shriber describes the improving fundamental outlook for the solar space. “Cheaper financing, including the proliferation of solar leasing, has helped bolster once dim prospects. The Chinese government stepping up to help its ailing solar firms has been a significant catalyst…”
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    ETF Trends: Goldman Buoys Steel ETF


    11/04/13: Todd Shriber discusses SLX in the context of Goldman Sach’s recent upgrade of its view on the steel sector from cautious to neutral. Additionally, he writes, “Not only have materials stocks and ETFs been rallying recently, but history shows this is the ideal time of the year in which to own materials names.”
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BDC Income ETF BIZD

  • Full Name: Market Vectors®
    BDC Income ETF (BIZD)

    Management Style: Replication

    Underlying Index: Market Vectors® US Business Development Companies Index (MVBIZDTG)

    Index Description: MVBIZDTG is a rules based index intended to track the overall performance of publicly traded business development companies.

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    • Fund Ticker

      BIZD
    • Exchange

      NYSE Arca
    • Index Total Return Ticker

      MVBIZDTG
    • Index Provider

      Market Vectors Index Solutions
    • Total Net Assets

      15994514.09000000
    • Shares Outstanding

      800,000
    • Number of Holdings

      26
    • Commencement Date

      02/11/2013
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    as of 06/18/13

  • 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
    02/11/13
    BIZD (NAV) -2.41 0.54 0.54 6.82 -- -- -- 8.25
    BIZD (Share Price) -2.07 0.68 0.68 7.48 -- -- -- 8.75
    MVBIZD (Index) -2.38 -1.05 -1.05 7.20 -- -- -- 8.69
    Performance Differential (NAV - Index) -0.03 1.59 1.59 -0.38 -- -- -- -0.44
    After Tax Held -- -- -- 4.25 -- -- -- 5.95
    After Tax Sold -- -- -- 3.80 -- -- -- 5.21
    1 MO* 3 MO* YTD* 1 YR 3 YR 5 YR 10 YR LIFE
    02/11/13
    BIZD (NAV) -2.41 0.54 0.54 6.82 -- -- -- 8.25
    BIZD (Share Price) -2.07 0.68 0.68 7.48 -- -- -- 8.75
    MVBIZD (Index) -2.38 -1.05 -1.05 7.20 -- -- -- 8.69
    Performance Differential (NAV - Index) -0.03 1.59 1.59 -0.38 -- -- -- -0.44
    After Tax Held -- -- -- 4.25 -- -- -- 5.95
    After Tax Sold -- -- -- 3.80 -- -- -- 5.21
  • Growth of Hypothetical $10,000 Investment as of 04/17/2014

    3 Months
     TO 
  • Calendar Year Returns (%) as of 12/31/2013

  • NAV & Premium/Discount History
    as of 03/31/14

  • Best & Worst
    Quarter Returns (%)
    as of 03/31/14

    • Best Quarter

      3Q'13 +4.68%
    • Worst Quarter

      2Q'13 -1.97%

    Best & Worst Quarter Returns are based on NAV, reflect the period since the Fund's inception, and are updated quarterly.  

     

  • Distribution History

    Anticipated Dividend & Capital Gains Frequency: Annual
    Ex-Date Record
    Date
    Payable Date Dividend
    Income
    Short-Term
    Capital Gains
    Long-Term
    Capital Gains
    Return of Capital Total Distributions
    04/01/2014 04/03/2014 04/07/2014 $0.3400 None None None $0.3400
    12/27/2013 12/31/2013 01/03/2014 $0.3555 None None None $0.3555
    10/01/2013 10/03/2013 10/07/2013 $0.3300 None None None $0.3300
    07/01/2013 07/03/2013 07/08/2013 $0.2499 None None None $0.2499
    04/01/2013 04/03/2013 04/05/2013 $0.2070 None None None $0.2070

    All registered investment companies, including Van Eck Associates Corporation, are obliged to distribute portfolio gains to shareholders at yearend regardless of performance. Trading Market Vectors ETFs will also generate tax consequences and transaction expenses. The information provided is not intended to be tax advice. Tax consequences of dividend distributions may vary by individual taxpayer. There is no guarantee that dividends will be paid. To receive a distribution, you must have been a registered shareholder of the relevant Market Vectors ETFs on the record date. Distributions are paid to shareholders on the payment date. Past distribution are not indicative of future distributions.

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