MV Index Solutions Announces Quarterly Index Review Results Q4/2018

FRANKFURT, Germany–(BUSINESS WIRE)–MV Index Solutions GmbH (MVIS®) today announced the results of the
quarterly MVIS index review. The following table shows a summary of the
review results for selected indices, which are licensed to underlie
financial products. All review results and more details can be found on www.mvis-indices.com.
The following changes will be implemented on 21 December 2018 and will
become effective on the next trading day.

       
Country/Regional Indices     Additions   Deletions   New Count
MVIS Australia Equal Weight Index     1   0   86
MVIS Australia Small-Cap Dividend Payers Index     2   0   88
MVIS Egypt Index     1   1   25
MVIS GDP Africa Index     0   0   80
MVIS Indonesia Index     0   2   43
MVIS Poland Index     0   0   25
MVIS Russia Index     0   2   26
MVIS Vietnam Index     1   0   25
               

Hard Assets Indices

   

Additions

 

Deletions

 

New Count

MVIS Australia Resources Index     0   0   25
MVIS Global Agribusiness Index     1   1   57
MVIS Global Coal Index     1   1   25
MVIS Global Junior Gold Miners Index     2   0   69
MVIS Global Oil Refiners Index     1   0   25
MVIS Global Rare Earth/Strategic Metals Index     1   1   20
MVIS Global Unconventional Oil & Gas Index     0   0   46
MVIS Global Uranium & Nuclear Energy Index     0   0   25
 
       
Sector Indices     Additions   Deletions   New Count
MVIS Australia A-REITs Index     0   0   10
MVIS Australia Banks Index     0   0   7
MVIS Global Gaming Index     0   0   42
MVIS Global Video Gaming & eSports Index     1   1   25
MVIS US Business Development Companies Index     0   0   25
MVIS US Mortgage REITs Index     1   1   25
 

A complete list of components and weights is available on www.mvis-indices.com.
Index methodology, comprehensive index information as well as
information about financial products based on MVIS Indices can also be
found on our website. The next quarterly review results will be
announced on 8 March 2019.

The MVIS Global Junior Gold Miners Index has two comparably big
additions with a combined weight of 11.47% (Kinross Gold Corp (KGC UN),
Cia De Minas Buenaventura-ADR (BVN UN), which will lead to a small
structural change of the index.

Note to Editors:

MV Index Solutions (MVIS®) develops, monitors and licenses the MVIS
Indices, a selection of focused, investable and diversified benchmark
indices. The indices are especially designed to underlie financial
products. MVIS Indices cover several asset classes, including equity,
fixed income markets and digital assets and are licensed to serve as
underlying indices for financial products.

Approximately USD 13.4 billion in assets under management are currently
invested in financial products based on MVIS Indices. MVIS is a VanEck
company.

Contacts

Nibha Manandhar, MV Index Solutions
+49 (0)69 4056 695 22
media-enquiries@mvis-indices.com