Skip directly to Accessibility Notice
  • Thematic Investing

    Money Life: Strong Demographic Demand will Keep Real Estate Hopping in 2021

    John Patrick Lee, CFA, Product Manager
    February 09, 2021
     

    Product manager John Patrick Lee joins Money Life to discuss how work from home has also become “play from home”. Video gaming has been a growing trend before the pandemic started, and have continued to grow and gain new users that are predicted may continue to game after things go back to normal. Twitch streaming also increased viewership while many in person sports have been losing audience viewership.

    Topics include:

    • How quarantines accelerated trends already in place
    • How we can expect to see revenues grow in Esports
    • Video gaming VS Online Gambling
    • Guest speakers also discuss the pandemics effect on real estate, demographic trends, cyber security, and how people save

    Click here to listen to the whole podcast: Strong Demographic Demand will Keep Real Estate Hopping in 2021

    IMPORTANT DISCLOSURES

    This is not an offer to buy or sell, or a solicitation of any offer to buy or sell any of the securities mentioned herein. The information presented does not involve the rendering of personalized investment, financial, legal, or tax advice. Certain statements contained herein may constitute projections, forecasts and other forward looking statements, which do not reflect actual results, are valid as of the date of this communication and subject to change without notice. Information provided by third party sources are believed to be reliable and have not been independently verified for accuracy or completeness and cannot be guaranteed. The information herein represents the opinion of the author(s), but not necessarily those of VanEck.

    An investment in the Fund may be subject to risks which include, among others, investing in the video gaming and esports companies, software, internet software & services and semiconductor industries, equity securities, communication services and information technology sectors, small- and medium-capitalization companies, issuer-specific changes, special risk considerations of investing in Asian, Chinese and Japanese issuers, emerging markets issuers, foreign securities, foreign currency, depositary receipts, market, operational, cash transactions, index tracking, authorized participant concentration, no guarantee of active trading market, trading issues, passive management, fund shares trading, premium/discount risk and liquidity of fund shares, non-diversified, and concentration risks, all of which may adversely affect the Fund. Foreign investments are subject to risks, which include changes in economic and political conditions, foreign currency fluctuations, changes in foreign regulations, and changes in currency exchange rates which may negatively impact the Fund's returns. Small- and medium-capitalization companies may be subject to elevated risks.

    Investing involves substantial risk and high volatility, including possible loss of principal. Bonds and bond funds will decrease in value as interest rates rise. An investor should consider the investment objective, risks, charges and expenses of the Fund carefully before investing. To obtain a prospectus and summary prospectus, which contains this and other information, call 800.826.2333 or visit vaneck.com. Please read the prospectus and summary prospectus carefully before investing.

  • Authored by

    John Patrick Lee, CFA
    Product Manager