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VanEck Gold Miners UCITS ETF

Fund Description

Glittering through good and bad times, gold has proved the ultimate hedge against uncertainty. The VanEck Gold Miners UCITS ETF invests in gold and silver miners’ stocks, which have prices strongly correlated with the gold price.

  • Gold is often seen as an investment safe haven
  • Gold miners provide the advantages of both physical gold and revenue generating companies
  • Spread portfolio risks
  • Possible protection against inflation
  • Gold miners have historically provided leveraged exposure to gold prices


Risk factors: Risk of Investing in Natural Resources Companies, Industry or Sector Concentration Risk, Risk of investing in Smaller Companies



Underlying Index

NYSE Arca Gold Miners Index (GDMNTR)

Fund Details
 

  • Fund Ticker

    GDX
  • Management Company

    VanEck Asset Management B.V.
  • Custodian

    State Street Custodial Services (Ireland) Limited
  • Domicile

    Ireland
  • UCITS Compliant

    Yes
  • Index Ticker

    GDMNTR
  • Index Provider

    ICE Data Indices, LLC
  • Rebalance Frequency

    Quarterly
1The "Net Asset Value" (NAV) of all ETFs is determined at the close of each business day, and represents the value of one share of the fund; it is calculated by taking the total assets of the fund, subtracting total liabilities, and dividing by the total number of shares outstanding. The NAV is not necessarily the same as the ETF 's intraday trading value. Investors should not expect to buy or sell ETF shares at NAV.

2The date the fund was launched prior to quotation on the stock exchange.

 
as of 02 Dec 2022

  • NAV1

    32.16
  • Shares Outstanding

    23,050,000
  • Number of Holdings

    49
  • Base Currency

    USD
  • Net Assets

    $741.4M
  • Product Structure

    Physical (Full Replication)
  • Income Treatment

    Reinvestment
  • Distribution Frequency

    None
  • Total Expense Ratio

    0.53%
  • SFDR Classification

    Article 6
  • Fact Sheet
  • VanEck Product List
  • Fund Holiday Calendar
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Trading Information as of 02 Dec 2022

London
Stock Exchange
USD
Exchange Ticker GDX
ISIN IE00BQQP9F84
SEDOL BVYTYH4
Bloomberg GDX LN
Reuters (RIC) GDX.L
Valor 26419120
Bloomberg iNAV GDXINAV
Reuters iNAV GDXINAV=SOLA
WKN A12CCL
Trading Currency USD
Last Traded Price 32.16
Day's Move -0.12
Volume 56,414
30 Day Volume 64,255
VWAP Volume 56,263
London
Stock Exchange
GBP
Exchange Ticker GDGB
ISIN IE00BQQP9F84
SEDOL BYPCLG1
Bloomberg GDGB LN
Reuters (RIC) --
Valor 26419120
Bloomberg iNAV GDXINAV
Reuters iNAV GDXINAV=SOLA
WKN A12CCL
Trading Currency GBP
Last Traded Price 26.13
Day's Move -0.24
Volume 44,762
30 Day Volume 26,256
VWAP Volume 44,762
Deutsche
Börse
EUR
Exchange Ticker G2X
ISIN IE00BQQP9F84
SEDOL BWXBW18
Bloomberg G2X GY
Reuters (RIC) G2X.DE
Valor 26419120
Bloomberg iNAV GDXEUIV
Reuters iNAV GDXEURINAV=IHSM
WKN A12CCL
Trading Currency EUR
Last Traded Price 30.55
Day's Move -0.22
Volume 49,722
30 Day Volume 26,911
VWAP Volume 49,722
SIX
Swiss Exchange
CHF
Exchange Ticker GDX
ISIN IE00BQQP9F84
SEDOL BXVMBZ7
Bloomberg GDX SE
Reuters (RIC) GDX.S
Valor 26419120
Bloomberg iNAV GDXINAV
Reuters iNAV GDXINAV=SOLA
WKN A12CCL
Trading Currency CHF
Last Traded Price 29.87
Day's Move -0.48
Volume 2,245
30 Day Volume 3,029
VWAP Volume 2,245
BATS
USD
Exchange Ticker GDXl
ISIN IE00BQQP9F84
SEDOL BVYTYH4
Bloomberg GDXL IX
Reuters (RIC) GDXl.CHI
Valor 26419120
Bloomberg iNAV GDXINAV
Reuters iNAV GDXEURINAV=IHSM
WKN A12CCL
Trading Currency USD
Last Traded Price 32.01
Day's Move -0.27
Volume 3,243
30 Day Volume 5,124
VWAP Volume 3,243
BATS
GBP
Exchange Ticker GDGXx
ISIN IE00BQQP9F84
SEDOL BYPCLG1
Bloomberg GDGXX IX
Reuters (RIC) GDGXx.CHI
Valor 26419120
Bloomberg iNAV GDXINAV
Reuters iNAV GDXEURINAV=IHSM
WKN A12CCL
Trading Currency GBP
Last Traded Price 23.49
Day's Move 0.00
Volume 0
30 Day Volume --
VWAP Volume 0
Borsa
Italiana
EUR
Exchange Ticker GDX
ISIN IE00BQQP9F84
SEDOL --
Bloomberg GDX IM
Reuters (RIC) --
Valor 26419120
Bloomberg iNAV GDXEUIV
Reuters iNAV GDXEURINAV=IHSM
WKN A12CCL
Trading Currency EUR
Last Traded Price 30.52
Day's Move -0.27
Volume 21,471
30 Day Volume 23,745
VWAP Volume 21,471

NAVs as of 02 Dec 2022

Base
Currency
NAV Daily
Change
NAV
YTD
Change
NAV
NAV Price
History
Total
Expense
Ratio
GDX USD $32.16 $-0.07 / -0.21% -6.86%
0.53

Performance History* (%)

Month End as of 31 Oct 2022 1 MO* 3 MO* YTD* 1 YR 3 YR 5 YR 10 YR ETF INCEPTION
ETF (NAV) 0.88 -7.62 -24.27 -22.43 -3.90 2.26 -- 3.59
GDMNTR (Index) 0.92 -7.55 -24.09 -22.19 -3.51 2.69 -6.43 4.04
Performance Differential (NAV - Index) -0.04 -0.07 -0.18 -0.24 -0.39 -0.43 -- -0.45
Quarter End as of 30 Sep 2022 1 MO* 3 MO* YTD* 1 YR 3 YR 5 YR 10 YR ETF INCEPTION
ETF (NAV) 0.42 -12.70 -24.92 -17.11 -2.83 1.65 -- 3.51
GDMNTR (Index) 0.43 -12.63 -24.78 -16.83 -2.44 2.07 -6.65 3.96
Performance Differential (NAV - Index) -0.01 -0.07 -0.14 -0.28 -0.39 -0.42 -- -0.45
Calendar Year as of 31 Dec 2021 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
ETF (NAV) 11.64 -9.03 40.16 23.09 -9.72
GDMNTR (Index) 12.15 -8.67 40.89 23.69 -9.37

Market Makers

Top 10 Holdings (%) as of 31 Oct 2022 View All Holdings »

Total Holdings: 49
Holding Name
Ticker
Shares Market Value
(USD)
% of Net
Assets
NEWMONT CORP
NEM US
1,816,482
76,873,518 12.86
BARRICK GOLD CORP
GOLD US
4,072,381
61,207,886 10.24
FRANCO-NEVADA CORP
FNV US
438,412
54,178,955 9.07
AGNICO EAGLE MINES LTD
AEM US
1,043,126
45,855,819 7.67
WHEATON PRECIOUS METALS CORP
WPM US
1,033,780
33,794,268 5.66
NEWCREST MINING LTD
NCM AU
2,308,331
25,609,679 4.29
GOLD FIELDS LTD
GFI US
2,898,212
22,837,911 3.82
NORTHERN STAR RESOURCES LTD
NST AU
3,788,274
21,171,878 3.54
ROYAL GOLD INC
RGLD US
213,420
20,266,363 3.39
ZIJIN MINING GROUP CO LTD
2899 HK
18,654,000
17,822,634 2.98
Top 10 Total (%) 63.52
These are not recommendations to buy or to sell any security. Securities and holdings may vary.

Country Weightings (%) as of 31 Oct 2022

  • Country

    % of Net Assets
  • Canada

    43.26
  • United States

    18.31
  • Australia

    12.80
  • Brazil

    7.95
  • South Africa

    5.00
  • China

    4.15
  • Other/Cash

    8.53

Sector Weightings (%) as of 31 Oct 2022

  • Sector

    % of Net Assets
  • Materials

    99.9
  • Other/Cash

    0.1