• Ticker:- QDXU;false;M1WDUDY;
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  • Making News

    ETF Trends: ETF Spotlight: Quality Dividends from Emerging Markets


    2/14/14: ETF Trends focuses on the features of QDEM as part of an ongoing series. “The ETF was launched on January 21, 2014…The underlying components are screened for stable dividend growth and dividend sustainability.”
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    Financial Times: India Luxury: A New Consumer Emerges


    11/12/13: According to FT, the portion of the Indian population with disposable income and interest in luxury shopping is growing. “’Closet consumers’ are emerging.”
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    Financial Times: Should South Korea Still Be an Emerging Market?


    11/08/13: MSCI, the U.S.-based provider of equity, fixed income, and hedge fund indices, recently made some revisions to its emerging markets equity index. Electing to keep South Korea in the index, MSCI made clear that the country does not qualify as a developed market according to MSCI standards.
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    Index Universe: Van Eck Plans Four Non-US ‘Quality’ ETFs


    7/26/13: Hannah Tool outlines the four new international and emerging markets ETFs Market Vectors plans to launch in 2014. “All the strategies, including the ‘quality’ screen, amount to new ways to cherry-pick particularly attractive pockets of the investment universe…”
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MSCI International Quality Dividend ETF QDXU

  • Full Name: Market Vectors® MSCI International Quality Dividend ETF

    Management Style: Replication

    Underlying Index: MSCI ACWI ex USA High Dividend Yield Index (M1WDUDY)

    Index Description: M1WDUDY is a rules-based index intended to track the overall performance of companies within international countries (ex-U.S.) that have demonstrated dividend yields that are higher than the average dividend yield of the Parent Index (MSCI ACWI ex USA Index) and deemed by the Index Provider to be both sustainable and persistent.

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    • Fund Ticker

      QDXU
    • Exchange

      NYSE Arca
    • Index Total Return Ticker

      M1WDUDY
    • Index Provider

      MSCI
    • Total Net Assets

      $5.1M
    • Shares Outstanding

      100,000
    • Number of Holdings

      310
    • Commencement Date

      01/21/2014
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    as of 04/17/14

  • View All Indices » View All ETFs » Performance History: Average Annual Total Returns* (%)

    1 MO* 3 MO* YTD* 1 YR 3 YR 5 YR 10 YR LIFE
    01/21/14
    QDXU (NAV) 0.45 -- -- -- -- -- -- 1.87
    QDXU (Share Price) -0.08 -- -- -- -- -- -- 1.61
    MSCI ACWI ex USA High Dividend Yield Index 0.34 0.70 0.70 13.38 -- -- -- 1.91
    Performance Differential (NAV - Index) 0.11 -- -- -- -- -- -- -0.04
    MSCI All Country World ex USA Index 0.26 0.51 0.51 12.31 4.15 15.52 7.12 1.10
    Performance Differential (Index - Parent Index) 0.08 0.19 0.19 1.07 -- -- -- 0.81
    1 MO* 3 MO* YTD* 1 YR 3 YR 5 YR 10 YR LIFE
    01/21/14
    QDXU (NAV) 0.45 -- -- -- -- -- -- 1.87
    QDXU (Share Price) -0.08 -- -- -- -- -- -- 1.61
    MSCI ACWI ex USA High Dividend Yield Index 0.34 0.70 0.70 13.38 -- -- -- 1.91
    Performance Differential (NAV - Index) 0.11 -- -- -- -- -- -- -0.04
    MSCI All Country World ex USA Index 0.26 0.51 0.51 12.31 4.15 15.52 7.12 1.10
    Performance Differential (Index - Parent Index) 0.08 0.19 0.19 1.07 -- -- -- 0.81
  • Growth of Hypothetical $10,000 Investment as of 03/31/2014

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  • NAV & Premium/Discount History
    as of 03/31/14

  • Best & Worst
    Quarter Returns (%)
    as of 03/31/14

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    Best & Worst Quarter Returns are based on NAV, reflect the period since the Fund's inception, and are updated quarterly. 

    The fund was launched on 1/21/14 

     

  • Distribution History

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    All registered investment companies, including Van Eck Associates Corporation, are obliged to distribute portfolio gains to shareholders at yearend regardless of performance. Trading Market Vectors ETFs will also generate tax consequences and transaction expenses. The information provided is not intended to be tax advice. Tax consequences of dividend distributions may vary by individual taxpayer. There is no guarantee that dividends will be paid. To receive a distribution, you must have been a registered shareholder of the relevant Market Vectors ETFs on the record date. Distributions are paid to shareholders on the payment date. Past distribution are not indicative of future distributions.

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