Emerging markets offer promise for remainder of 2014: Van Eck Global

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Emerging markets economies are poised to offer higher economic growth for the remainder of 2014 than recent previous corresponding periods, according to Van Eck Global, the US parent company of its exchange traded fund business, Market Vectors ETFs. Van Eck Global currently manages over US$35 billion in assets. David Semple, Portfolio Manager and Head of Van

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Van Eck Global expands Australia team to drive capabilities

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Van Eck Global has made several new appointments to its Australian team to help expand its institutional presence and its exchange traded fund business, Market Vectors ETFs, in the local market. Founded in 1955 and based in New York, Van Eck Global currently manages US$35.2 billion across investments in commodity equities, emerging markets, gold, fixed

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Market Vectors Australian Property ETF (MVA) awarded 4-star ‘superior rating’

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Market Vectors ETFs, the exchange traded fund business of Van Eck Global, announced that its Market Vectors Australian Property ETF has received a four-star superior rating from SQM Research, an independent property advisory and forecasting research house. Matthew McKinnon, Director, Intermediary and Institutions, Market Vectors Australia said, “We are thrilled to receive a four-star rating

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Spotlight returning to resources shares in 2014, says experts

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Investors are turning their attention to resources shares as a source of potential strong gains in 2014 and over the longer term, according to Russel Chesler, Director Investments & Portfolio Strategy from Market Vectors ETFs, the exchange traded funds business of Van Eck Global. “We believe demand for commodities will continue, driven by growth in

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Australian Property ETFs forecast to deliver highest yields in 2014: AltaVista

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Australian property exchange traded funds (ETFs) are expected to deliver the highest yields in 2014, with income returns approaching 6 per cent, according to independent ETF research house AltaVista, which has welcomed four newly listed ETFs from Market Vectors Australia. Michael Turner, Head of Sales & Corporate Development from AltaVista, said in a review of the

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Lonsec approves Market Vectors Australian ETFs

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Market Vectors ETFs (Market Vectors), the exchange traded fund (ETF) business of US-based investment manager Van Eck Global, yesterday announced it has received ‘Investment GradeIndex’ ratings from research house, Lonsec, for all four of its new Australian ETFs. The rating indicates that Lonsec has conviction that the ETFs can achieve their objectives and the report

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Market Vectors to launch four new Australian ETFs

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Market Vectors ETFs (Market Vectors), the exchange traded fund business of US-based investment manager Van Eck Global, has revealed it will shortly launch four new exchange traded funds (ETFs) on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX). The four new Australian ETFs are designed to track purpose-built pure-play indices specifically developed for Australian investors by Market Vectors Index Solutions (MVIS),

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Market Vectors announces senior team in Australia

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Market Vectors ETFs (Market Vectors), the exchange traded fund (ETF) business of Van Eck Global, today announced its senior team in Australia.  Matthew McKinnon has joined Market Vectors Australia as Director, Intermediary and Institutional, responsible for overseeing and developing client relationships in the intermediary and institutional sectors. Prior to joining Market Vectors, McKinnon worked for

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