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GDXJ
VanEck 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

    MarketVector Indexes
  • 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 30 Apr 2022

Total Constituents: 97
Constituent Name
Ticker
Weightings (%)
Yamana Gold Inc
AUY US
5.41
Merdeka Copper Gold Tbk Pt
MDKA IJ
5.40
Pan American Silver Corp
PAAS US
5.40
Evolution Mining Ltd
EVN AU
4.95
Ssr Mining Inc
SSRM US
4.16
Endeavour Mining Plc
EDV LN
3.66
B2gold Corp
BTG US
3.62
Alamos Gold Inc-Class A
AGI US
2.67
First Majestic Silver Corp
AG US
2.51
Hecla Mining Co
HL US
2.23
Top 10 Total (%) 40.01
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 (%)
  • Canada

    56.8
  • Australia

    19.2
  • Indonesia

    6.0
  • United Kingdom

    4.4
  • United States

    4.3
  • South Africa

    2.4
  • Peru

    2.3
  • Mexico

    1.5
  • Egypt

    1.1
  • China

    1.0
  • Turkey

    0.6
  • Colombia

    0.4

Index Sector Weightings (%) as of 30 Apr 2022

  • Sector

    Weightings (%)
  • Materials

    95.8
  • Industrials

    0.2
  • OTHERS

    4.0