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GDXJ
VanEck Vectors Junior Gold Miners UCITS ETF

Index Description

MVIS Global Junior Gold Miners Index is a pure-play, global index, tracking the performance of the most liquid junior companies in the global gold and silver mining industry that generate or intend to generate at least 50% of their revenues from this sector.

Index Key Points

Underlying Index
MVIS Global Junior Gold Miners Index (MVGDXJTR)

Pure Play
Index constituents have to generate at least 50% of their revenues from global gold and silver mining.

Liquid
Demanding liquidity criteria are applied when potential index companies are selected.

Diversified
Capping factors guarantee well-balanced and diversified index exposure, thus preventing large companies from dominating an index

Transparent
Full methodology details, selection and review processes as well as realtime index values and weightings are disclosed on www.mvis-indices.com.

 

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Index Information
 

  • Index Provider

    MV Index Solutions
  • Index Type

    Total Return Net
  • Currency

    USD
  • Inception Date

    31 Aug 2009
  • Rebalance Frequency

    Quarterly
  • Bloomberg Ticker

    MVGDXJTR
  • Reuters Ticker

    .MVGDXJTR

Index Top 10 Constituents (%) as of 31 Aug 2021

Total Constituents: 94
Constituent Name
Ticker
Weightings (%)
Pan American Silver Corp
PAAS US
5.42
Yamana Gold Inc
AUY US
4.51
Evolution Mining Ltd
EVN AU
4.32
Endeavour Mining Plc
EDV CN
4.23
First Majestic Silver Corp
AG US
3.48
B2gold Corp
BTG US
3.35
Ssr Mining Inc
SSRM US
3.34
Merdeka Copper Gold Tbk Pt
MDKA IJ
3.03
Alamos Gold Inc-Class A
AGI US
2.97
Hecla Mining Co
HL US
2.64
Top 10 Total (%) 37.29
These are not recommendations to buy or to sell any security. Securities and holdings may vary.

Index Country Weightings (%) as of 31 Aug 2021

  • Country

    Weightings (%)
  • Canada

    58.0
  • Australia

    16.0
  • United States

    6.6
  • Burkina Faso

    4.2
  • Indonesia

    3.0
  • Peru

    2.5
  • South Africa

    2.4
  • Mexico

    2.1
  • United Kingdom

    2.0
  • Egypt

    1.4
  • China

    0.9
  • Turkey

    0.7

Index Sector Weightings (%) as of 31 Aug 2021

  • Sector

    Weightings (%)
  • Materials

    99.6
  • Industrials

    0.3
  • OTHERS

    0.1