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About VanEck

Van Eck Associates Corporation ("VanEck", the "Adviser" or the "Firm") and its predecessor have been investment advisers since 1955. VanEck acts as an investment adviser or subadviser to mutual funds, exchange-traded funds, pension plans and other investment accounts.

VanEck was founded in 1955 by John van Eck to offer investment alternatives to the U.S. equity and fixed income markets. Recognizing the potential for value in the post-war economic recovery of Europe and Japan, he launched "International Investors Incorporated", one of the first international equity mutual funds in the U.S. Concluding that worldwide inflation would lead to gold mines offering better growth prospects than industrial and financial investments, Mr. van Eck moved the bulk of the portfolio into gold-mining shares in 1968 in time to participate in the great gold bull market of the 1970s.

In the early 1990s, with John van Eck's sons, Derek and Jan joining the firm, VanEck undertook a series of business diversification initiatives that have provided substantial growth since that time. Those initiatives included launching products in emerging markets equity, emerging markets fixed income, global hard assets and Exchange Traded Funds ("ETF" or "ETFs"), including the first gold miner equities ETF and a series of emerging markets ETFs.

Today the Firm's business is driven by innovation, the wisdom gained during its 60-year history and the skill and experience of its investment managers. VanEck manages a series of long-only and long/short strategies focused on four asset classes: natural resource equities and commodities, emerging market equities, emerging market fixed income and liquid alternatives. VanEck manages both active and ETF portfolios. The Firm's index-based VanEck Vectors ETFs are purpose-built, aimed at either providing exposure to asset classes that are underrepresented in investor portfolios or by offering a superior approach to established investment categories. The vast majority of the Firm's management capabilities have been developed in house.

VanEck Products Listed on Cboe

Product Symbol Product Type List /
Transfer Date
VanEck Intermediate Muni ETF ITM ETF 2018-12-28
VanEck High Yield Muni ETF HYD ETF 2018-12-28
VanEck Long Muni ETF MLN ETF 2018-12-28
VanEck Moody's Analytics BBB Corporate Bond ETF MBBB ETF 2020-12-02
VanEck Morningstar Wide Moat ETF MOAT ETF 2019-12-11
VanEck Short Muni ETF SMB ETF 2018-12-28
VanEck Morningstar ESG Moat ETF MOTE ETF 2021-10-07
VanEck Durable High Dividend ETF DURA ETF 2019-12-11
VanEck Morningstar Global Wide Moat ETF MOTG ETF 2019-12-11
VanEck Short High Yield Muni ETF SHYD ETF 2018-12-28
VanEck Vietnam ETF VNM ETF 2019-12-11
VanEck Bitcoin Strategy ETF XBTF ETF 2021-11-16
VanEck Muni Allocation ETF MAAX ETF 2019-05-16
VanEck Moody's Analytics IG Corporate Bond ETF MIG ETF 2020-12-02
VanEck Morningstar International Moat ETF MOTI ETF 2019-12-11
VanEck CEF Muni Income ETF XMPT ETF 2018-12-28
VanEck Morningstar SMID Moat ETF SMOT ETF 2022-10-06
VanEck Commodity Strategy ETF PIT ETF 2022-12-22
VanEck HIP Sustainable Muni ETF SMI ETF 2021-09-10