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VanEck Vectors Real Asset Allocation ETF

Fund Description

VanEck Vectors® Real Asset Allocation ETF (the "Fund") seeks long-term total return. In pursuing long-term total return, the Fund seeks to maximize real returns while seeking to reduce downside risk during sustained market declines by allocating primarily to exchange-traded products that provides exposure to real assets, which include commodities, real estate, natural resources, and infrastructure. The Fund seeks to reduce downside risk by using a rules based approach to determine when to allocate a portion or all of the Fund's assets to cash and cash equivalents.


  • Fund Ticker

  • Exchange

    NYSE Arca
  • Administrator

    Van Eck Absolute Return Advisers Corporation
  • Custodian

    Bank of New York Mellon
  • Commencement


as of 08/22/19

  • 30-Day SEC Yield1

  • Total Net Assets

  • Number of Holdings

  • Options

  • Gross Expense Ratio2

  • Net Expense Ratio/TER2

  • Distribution Frequency

  • Next Distribution Date


3-YR Risk Measures*

  • Beta vs. S&P 500 Index

  • Correlation vs. S&P 500 Index

  • Volatility (Standard Deviation)

  • Sharpe Ratio


Source: VanEck , FactSet

*Beta is a measure of sensitivity to market movements. Correlation measures the extent of linear association between the ETF performance and the index performance. Volatility is the annualized standard deviation of the ETF's monthly returns. Sharpe ratio measures risk-adjusted return, and represents the ETF's return less the risk free rate divided by the standard deviation. See S&P 500 Index definition.5

Fund Allocation (%) as of 08/22/19

Category % of Net Assets
Gold Bullion 22.75
US Real Estate Investment Trusts 20.51
Global Infrastructure Equities 15.04
Gold Mining Equities 5.15
Diversified Commodities Futures 4.93
Agribusiness Equities 4.87
Master Limited Partnerships 4.69
Unconventional Oil & Gas Equities 4.46
Global Metals and Mining Equities 4.35
Coal Equities 4.31
Steel Equities 4.22
Oil Services Equities 3.98
Cash/Other 0.75