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DAPP
VanEck Digital Transformation ETF

Fund Description

VanEck Digital Transformation ETF (the “Fund”) seeks to track as closely as possible, before fees and expenses, the price and yield performance of the MVIS Global Digital Assets Equity Index (the “Index”), which is intended to track the performance of companies that are participating in the digital assets economies.

 
 

  • Fund Ticker

    DAPP
  • Exchange

    NASDAQ
  • Inception Date

    04/12/2021
  • ETF Structure

    Physical
  • Administrator

    Van Eck Associates
  • Index Ticker

    MVDAPPTR
  • Index Rebalancing

    Quarterly

 
as of 06/27/22

  • 30-Day SEC Yield1

    0.23%
  • Total Net Assets

    $26.8M
  • Number of Holdings

    25
  • Options

    Available
  • Gross Expense Ratio2

    0.50%
  • Net Expense Ratio/TER2

    0.50%
  • Distribution Frequency

    Annual
  • Next Distribution Date

    12/16/2022
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Key Points

  • Companies at the forefront of the digital assets transformation

  • Diversified exposure to digital asset exchanges, miners, and other infrastructure companies

  • Access to companies that have the potential of getting 50% of revenue from digital assets

Trading Information

  • Fund Ticker

    DAPP
  • Index Total Return Ticker

    MVDAPPTR
  • NAV

    DAPPNV
  • Intraday NAV (IIV)4

    DAPPIV
  • Shares Outstanding

    5,225,000
  • Estimated Cash

    DAPPEU
  • Total Cash

    DAPPTC
  • CUSIP

    92189H821
  • ISIN

    US92189H8218
Source: Bloomberg

Fees and Expenses2

  • Management Fee

    0.50%
  • Other Expenses

    --
  • Gross Expense Ratio

    0.50%
  • Fee Waivers and
    Expense Reimbursement

    --
  • Net Expense Ratio/TER2

    0.50%

2'Van Eck Associates Corporation (the “Adviser”) will pay all expenses of the Fund, except for the fee payment under the investment management agreement, acquired fund fees and expenses, interest expense, offering costs, trading expenses, taxes and extraordinary expenses. Notwithstanding the foregoing, the Adviser has agreed to pay the offering costs until at least February 1, 2023.'

Investment Professionals

  • Portfolio Manager and Head of Equity ETFs
  • Oversees the Equity ETF Investment Management Team including development and management of index replication and optimization strategies
  • Joined VanEck in 2005
  • CFA charterholder; member of the CFA Society New York
  • BA, Mathematics and Economics, New York University
  • Portfolio Manager and Analyst for Equity ETFs
  • Joined VanEck in 2007
  • Prior to his current role, held a portfolio administration position at VanEck
  • Previously, Portfolio Analyst at Evaluation Associates
  • BS, Business Administration (concentration in Financial Analysis), State University of New York at Buffalo
  • Analyst for Equity ETFs
  • Joined VanEck in 2018
  • Prior to joining VanEck, ETF Basket Operations Analyst at JPMorgan
  • BS, Finance, Providence College
  • Analyst for Equity ETFs
  • Joined VanEck in 2019
  • Prior to VanEck, Intermediate Representative, Exchange Traded Funds at BNY Mellon.
  • BS, Accounting, Hunter College

Prices as of 06/27/22

NAV/
Market
Price
Volume
30-Day Avg./
Last Trading Day
Daily Change
NAV/
Last Price
YTD Change NAV/
Last Price
Premium/
Discount
30-Day
Median
Bid Ask
Spread
NAV
Chart
DAPP $5.14
$5.13
131,161
86,490
$-0.24 / -4.47%
$-0.26 / -4.85%
-72.24%
-72.34%
$-0.01
-0.17%
0.41%

Premium/Discount History as of 06/27/22

Since Inception 2Q 2021 3Q 2021 4Q 2021 1Q 2022 Premium/Discount Charts NAV & Prem/Discount History
Days closed at a premium 204 41 44 43 48
DAPP Days closed at NAV 25 4 4 4 4
Days closed at a discount 77 12 16 17 10

Performance History: Average Annual Total Returns* (%)

  1 MO 3 MO YTD 1 YR 3 YR 5 YR 10 YR LIFE
04/12/21
DAPP (NAV) -26.33 -48.95 -59.94 -67.42 -- -- -- -72.69
DAPP (Share Price) -26.42 -48.83 -60.03 -67.51 -- -- -- -72.70
MVDAPPTR (Index) -26.49 -49.10 -60.32 -68.34 -- -- -- -73.24
Performance Differential (NAV - Index) 0.16 0.15 0.38 0.92 -- -- -- 0.55
  1 MO 3 MO YTD 1 YR 3 YR 5 YR 10 YR LIFE
04/12/21
DAPP (NAV) 3.63 -18.67 -18.67 -- -- -- -- -53.43
DAPP (Share Price) 4.28 -18.55 -18.55 -- -- -- -- -53.27
MVDAPPTR (Index) 3.59 -19.24 -19.24 -52.45 -- -- -- -54.36
Performance Differential (NAV - Index) 0.04 0.57 0.57 -- -- -- -- 0.93

Top 10 Holdings (%) as of 05/31/22 Daily Holdings

Total Holdings: 25
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Holding Name
Ticker
Shares
Market Value
(US$)
% of Net
Assets
Block Inc
SQ US
44,101
3,859,279 11.38
Silvergate Capital Corp
SI US
34,095
2,676,458 7.89
Microstrategy Inc
MSTR US
8,443
2,234,778 6.59
Coinbase Global Inc
COIN US
27,656
2,159,934 6.37
Northern Data Ag
NB2 GR
53,715
1,984,755 5.85
Canaan Inc
CAN US
510,188
1,908,103 5.63
Marathon Digital Holdings Inc
MARA US
156,606
1,602,079 4.72
Bitfarms Ltd/Canada
BITF US
766,924
1,541,517 4.55
Argo Blockchain Plc
ARBK US
235,943
1,524,192 4.49
Riot Blockchain Inc
RIOT US
201,442
1,448,368 4.27
Top 10 Total (%) 61.75
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Country Weightings (%) as of 05/31/22

  • Country

    % of Net Assets
  • United States

    62.11
  • Canada

    12.11
  • Germany

    7.75
  • China

    7.17
  • United Kingdom

    5.69
  • Australia

    4.82
  • Other/Cash

    0.33

Sector Weightings (%) as of 05/31/22

  • Sector

    % of Net Assets
  • Information Technology

    71.1
  • Financials

    27.0
  • n/a

    1.6
  • Other/Cash

    0.3