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EMLC
VanEck Vectors J.P. Morgan EM Local Currency Bond ETF

Fund Description

The VanEck Vectors® J.P. Morgan EM Local Currency Bond ETF (EMLC®) seeks to replicate as closely as possible, before fees and expenses, the price and yield performance of the J.P. Morgan GBI-EM Global Core Index (GBIEMCOR), which is comprised of bonds issued by emerging market governments and denominated in the local currency of the issuer.

 
 

  • Fund Ticker

    EMLC
  • Exchange

    NYSE Arca
  • Commencement

    07/22/2010
  • ETF Structure

    Physical
  • Administrator

    Van Eck Associates
  • Custodian

    State Street Bank and Trust Company
  • Index Ticker

    GBIEMCOR
  • Index Rebalancing

    Monthly
  • 2020 Preliminary NAIC Designation7

    3

 
as of 04/07/20

  • 30-Day SEC Yield1

    5.38%
  • Total Net Assets

    $3.2B
  • Number of Holdings

    304
  • Options

    Available
  • Gross Expense Ratio2

    0.41%
  • Net Expense Ratio/TER2

    0.30%
  • Distribution Frequency

    Monthly
  • Next Distribution Date

    04/23/2020
1,2,7 See Important Disclosure

Key Points

    • Seeks to replicate the J.P. Morgan GBI-EM Global Core Index

    • Access to local bond markets in emerging economies

    • Provides yields that are currently higher than developed markets and potential for currency appreciation

Yield
as of 04/07/20

  • 30-Day SEC Yield1

    5.38%
  • Distribution Yield1

    6.04%
  • 12-Month Yield1

    7.26%
 1 See Important Disclosure for definitions.

Fees & Expenses2

  • Management Fee

    0.27%
  • Other Expenses

    0.14%
  • Acquired Fund Fees and Expenses

    --
  • Gross Expense Ratio

    0.41%
  • Fee Waivers and
    Expense Reimbursement

    -0.11%
  • Net Expense Ratio/TER2

    0.30%
2Expenses for EMLC are capped contractually at 0.30% until September 1, 2020. Cap excludes acquired fund fees and expenses, interest expense, trading expenses, taxes and extraordinary expenses.

Trading Information

  • Fund Ticker

    EMLC
  • Index Total Return Ticker

    GBIEMCOR
  • NAV

    EMLCNV
  • Intraday NAV (IIV)5

    EMLCIV
  • Shares Outstanding

    111,722,682
  • Estimated Cash

    EMLCEU
  • Total Cash

    EMLCTC
  • CUSIP

    92189H300
  • ISIN

    US92189H3003
5See IIV Details. Source: Bloomberg

Fundamentals4
as of 04/07/20

  • Yield to Worst

    5.48%
  • Yield to Maturity

    5.61%
  • Effective Duration (yrs)

    5.16
  • Years to Maturity

    7.45
  • Modified Duration (yrs)

    5.23
  • Coupon

    5.98%
 4 See Important Disclosure for definitions.

Prices as of 04/07/20

NAV/
Market 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
30-Day
Median
Bid Ask
Spread
NAV
Chart
EMLC $28.37
$28.19
3,512,421
1,769,945
$0.48 / +2.22%
$0.54 / +2.47%
-14.91%
-15.30%
$-0.18
-0.63%
0.04%

Premium/Discount History as of 04/07/20

Calendar Year 2019 2Q 2019 3Q 2019 4Q 2019 1Q 2020 Premium/Discount Charts NAV & Prem/Discount History
Days closed at a premium 109 35 15 21 12
EMLC Days closed at NAV 12 1 3 4 2
Days closed at a discount 131 27 46 39 48

Performance History: Average Annual Total Returns* (%)

1 MO 3 MO YTD 1 YR 3 YR 5 YR 10 YR LIFE
07/22/10
EMLC (NAV) -3.26 -0.66 -3.86 0.77 2.03 0.78 -- 0.71
EMLC (Share Price) -3.00 -0.19 -3.78 1.11 2.16 0.83 -- 0.73
GBIEMCOR (Index) -3.23 -0.48 -4.28 1.15 2.61 1.39 -- 1.43
Performance Differential (NAV - Index) -0.03 -0.18 0.42 -0.38 -0.58 -0.61 -- -0.72
1 MO 3 MO YTD 1 YR 3 YR 5 YR 10 YR LIFE
07/22/10
EMLC (NAV) 3.33 3.79 9.90 9.90 4.97 1.43 -- 1.15
EMLC (Share Price) 3.73 4.71 9.86 9.86 4.92 1.35 -- 1.15
GBIEMCOR (Index) 3.97 4.44 10.14 10.14 5.55 2.08 -- 1.92
Performance Differential (NAV - Index) -0.64 -0.65 -0.24 -0.24 -0.58 -0.65 -- -0.77

Top 10 Holdings (%) as of 02/29/20 Daily Holdings

Total Holdings: 308
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Holding Name
Coupon
Maturity
Composite
Rating
Country
Currency
% of Net
Assets
PHILIPPINE GOVERNMENT INTERNATIONAL BON
6.250
01/14/2036
BBB
Philippines
PHP
1.88
BRAZIL NOTAS DO TESOURO NACIONAL SERIE
10.000
01/01/2023
BB-
Brazil
BRL
1.87
BRAZIL NOTAS DO TESOURO NACIONAL SERIE
10.000
01/01/2025
BB-
Brazil
BRL
1.60
URUGUAY GOVERNMENT INTERNATIONAL BOND
9.875
06/20/2022
BBB-
Uruguay
UYU
1.53
BRAZIL LETRAS DO TESOURO NACIONAL
0.000
07/01/2023
BB-
Brazil
BRL
1.50
DOMINICAN REPUBLIC INTERNATIONAL BOND
9.750
06/05/2026
BB-
Dominican Republic
DOP
1.30
DOMINICAN REPUBLIC INTERNATIONAL BOND
8.900
02/15/2023
BB-
Dominican Republic
DOP
1.27
BRAZIL NOTAS DO TESOURO NACIONAL SERIE
10.000
01/01/2027
BB-
Brazil
BRL
1.17
URUGUAY GOVERNMENT INTERNATIONAL BOND
8.500
03/15/2028
BBB-
Uruguay
UYU
1.17
REPUBLIC OF SOUTH AFRICA GOVERNMENT BON
8.750
02/28/2048
BB+
South Africa
ZAR
1.12
Top 10 Total (%) 14.41

These are not recommendations to buy or to sell any security. Securities and holdings may vary.

†See Country of Risk disclosure. These are not recommendations to buy or to sell any security. Securities and holdings may vary. Source: Bloomberg.  Rating is a proprietary composite of various rating agencies. A bond must be rated by two or more rating agencies to receive a composite rating; otherwise it is classified as Not Rated.

Country Weightings (%) as of 02/29/20

  • Country

    % of Net Assets
  • Brazil

    9.92
  • Indonesia

    8.84
  • Thailand

    8.74
  • Mexico

    8.67
  • South Africa

    7.61
  • Poland

    7.32
  • Supra-National

    5.85
  • Russia

    5.71
  • Malaysia

    5.09
  • Colombia

    4.84
  • Czech

    3.32
  • Romania

    3.09
  • Hungary

    3.04
  • Peru

    3.04
  • Chile

    3.02
  • Uruguay

    2.95
  • Turkey

    2.64
  • Dominican Repb.

    1.73
  • Philippines

    0.35
  • China

    0.17
  • Other/Cash

    4.07

Currency Exposure (%)
as of 02/29/20

  • Brazilian Real

    9.97
  • Indonesian Rupiah

    9.88
  • Mexican Peso

    9.85
  • Thailand Baht

    8.74
  • ZAR

    8.37
  • Polish Zloty

    8.31
  • Russian Ruble

    7.59
  • Malaysian Ringgit

    5.09
  • Colombian Peso

    4.84
  • Czech Koruna

    3.32
  • New Romanian Leu

    3.09
  • Hungarian Forint

    3.04
  • Peruvian New Sol

    3.04
  • Chilean Peso

    3.02
  • Uruguay Peso

    2.95
  • Turkish Lira

    2.75
  • Dominican Rep. Peso

    1.73
  • Philippines Peso

    0.35
  • China Renminbi

    0.17
  • Other/Cash

    3.91

Sector Weightings (%) as of 02/29/20

  • Sector

    % of Net Assets
  • Government

    95.4
  • Financial

    0.2
  • Industrial

    0.2
  • Utilities

    0.2
  • Energy

    0.1
  • Other/Cash

    3.9

Credit Quality (%) as of 02/29/20

Composite % of Net Assets
Investment Grade AAA 4.51
AA 0.82
A 11.00
BBB 33.70
Non-Investment Grade BB 20.09
CCC 0.05
Total Investment Grade -- 50.03
Total Non-Investment Grade -- 20.14
Not Rated -- 29.83
Source: Bloomberg.  Rating is a proprietary composite of various rating agencies. A bond must be rated by two or more rating agencies to receive a composite rating; otherwise it is classified as Not Rated.

Maturity (%) as of 02/29/20

 Average Portfolio Maturity: 7.64 Years