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AEX ETF
VanEck AEX UCITS ETF

Index Description

The AEX Index® is derived from Amsterdam Exchange index. The index tracks the performance of the 25 most actively traded shares listed on Euronext Amsterdam. The weight of a share within the AEX Index® is determined based on free float-adjusted market capitalisation: the larger the company, the greater its weight in the AEX Index®. The maximum weight per share is 15%.

Index Key Points

Underlying Index
AEX Index (RAEX)

 

Index composition

The index has the followings specifications:

 

• It is a weighted index based on free float-adjusted market capitalisation.
• At least once annually the index reviews the weight of the shares. This review takes place on the third Friday of March at the end of the trading day. The weight of a share within the AEX Index® is determined based on the market capitalisation: the larger the company, the greater its weight in the AEX Index®. The maximum weight per share is 15%.
• Further reviews may take place at the end of the trading day on the third Friday of June, September and December. Shares may then be added to the index or removed from the index.

 

Index Provider
Euronext

 

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Index Information

  • Index Provider

    Euronext
  • Index Type

    Total Return
  • Currency

    EUR
  • Inception Date

    03 Jan 1983
  • Reconstitution Frequency

    Quarterly
  • Bloomberg Ticker

    RAEX
  • Reuters Ticker

    .RAEX

Index Top 10 Constituents (%) as of 30 Apr 2022

Total Constituents: 25
Constituent Name
Ticker
Weightings (%)
Shell Plc
SHELLA S1
16.92
Unilever Plc
UNA NA
14.47
Asml Holding Nv
ASML NA
14.04
Relx Plc
REN NA
7.01
Adyen Nv
ADYEN NA
5.62
Prosus-When Issued
PRX NA
5.40
Ing Groep Nv-Cva
INGA NA
4.42
Koninklijke Ahold Nv
AD NA
3.65
Koninklijke Dsm Nv
DSM NA
3.49
Wolters Kluwer
WKL NA
3.15
Top 10 Total (%) 78.17
These are not recommendations to buy or to sell any security. Securities and holdings may vary.

Index Country Weightings (%) as of 30 Apr 2022

  • Country

    Weightings (%)
  • United States

    37.7
  • Japan

    13.3
  • United Kingdom

    8.2
  • France

    8.0
  • Germany

    6.6
  • Australia

    4.9
  • Switzerland

    4.5
  • Netherlands

    2.8
  • Canada

    2.3
  • Spain

    2.0
  • Sweden

    1.6
  • Singapore

    1.3
  • Italy

    1.2
  • Denmark

    1.1
  • South Korea

    1.1
  • Hong Kong

    0.8
  • China

    0.7
  • Belgium

    0.4
  • Finland

    0.4
  • Ireland

    0.4
  • Norway

    0.4
  • South Africa

    0.3

Index Sector Weightings (%) as of 30 Apr 2022

  • Sector

    Weightings (%)
  • Information Technology

    21.9
  • Consumer Staples

    20.8
  • Energy

    16.9
  • Industrials

    12.7
  • Materials

    7.5
  • Financials

    7.1
  • Consumer Discretionary

    6.0
  • Communication Services

    3.4
  • Health Care

    2.7
  • Real Estate

    1.0