VanEck Sustainable World Equal Weight UCITS ETF
- World ETF offers global diversification across 250 stocks
- The Fund includes extensive sustainability screening
- 0.2% annual expense ratio
- It is equal weighted
After 40 years of putting financial returns first, the world is at a moment of great change. Investors are prioritizing not only financial returns but also clean environmental practices and social responsibility, through ESG investing solutions. They want to make the world a better place, to fight the climate crisis and to tackle social deprivation. Moreover, they aim to do so without sacrificing investment returns.
The VanEck Sustainable World Equal Weight UCITS ETF is a straightforward way to take part. Through this World ETF, invest in the world’s biggest companies, excluding those that do not live by the United Nations’ principles for responsible corporate behavior and are screened by strict sustainability criteria defined by our independent research partner VigeoEiris.
|Solactive Sustainable World Total Return Index
Figures in the table as of 21 February 2024. Periods greater than one year are annualised.
Source: VanEck. Investors cannot invest directly in the Index. Past performance is no guarantee of future results. Fund performance is not equal to index performance. For important information on the Index, please refer to the bottom of this page.
Twenty years ago, the UN issued a call to companies for a better world. Since then, more than 12,000 companies from over 160 companies have signed up. The World ETF by VanEck only invests in companies that meet the UN Global Compact’s Principles on human rights, labor, the environment and anti-corruption. For more insight into these principles see below:
When building our ETFs, we prioritize reducing risks. VanEck's World ETF is no exception, seeking to minimize avoidable equity market and ETF construction risks in the following three ways: