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    Introducing MOTI

    Market Vectors® Morningstar International Moat ETF (MOTI), our newest ETF, leverages the Morningstar moat methodology in its selection of quality companies that Morningstar believes demonstrate a sustainable competitive edge. With MOTI it is now possible to gain global exposure to Morningstar’s proprietary equity research.


    Moat Investing Philosophy

    The moat philosophy aims to identify companies with structural competitive advantages that are more likely to earn above-average returns on capital over a long period of time, according to Morningstar's equity research team.

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    Attractive Valuations

    Morningstar’s proprietary valuation methodology is used in an effort to select the most undervalued moat-rated stocks for inclusion in the Morningstar suite of moat indexes.

    Learn more about Morningstar’s Valuation Framework »


    A History of Outperformance

    The Morningstar® Wide Moat Focus IndexSM and Morningstar® Global ex-US Moat Focus IndexSM have outperformed their respective broad markets historically.




    Market Vectors Morningstar International Moat ETF


    Market Vectors Morningstar Wide Moat ETF

    Exposure Type International Exposure Domestic Exposure
    Ticker MOTI MOAT®
    Underlying Index Morningstar® Global ex-US Moat Focus IndexSM Morningstar® Wide Moat Focus IndexSM
    Inception Date 7/13/2015 4/24/2012
    Gross Expenses 0.64% 0.51%
    Net Expenses 0.56%1 0.49%2
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