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ELMAX
Emerging Markets Leaders Fund - Class A

Daily Price as of 09/29/22

NAV DAILY CHANGE
$18.54 $-0.41 / -2.16%

Class A Details: ELMAX

INCEPTION DATE GROSS/NET EXPENSES1
02/28/22 1.41%/1.41%

Fund Summary and Key Points

The VanEck Emerging Markets Leaders Fund (the “Fund”) seeks long-term capital appreciation by investing primarily in equity securities in emerging markets around the world.

  • Focuses on established large- and emerging mid-cap companies positioned to capture trends in consumption and innovation
  • Targets companies with strong sustainable and structural growth-at a reasonable price (“SGARP”) profiles based on an active, bottom-up, fundamental research process
  • Benefits from the experience, philosophy and process of a seasoned emerging markets investment team

The Investment Case for Emerging Markets

Fund Details
as of 08/31/22

  • Net Assets (All Classes)
    $5.1M
  • Number of Holdings
    40
  • Avg. Wtd. Market Cap
    $25.4B
  • Turnover Rate (2021)
    --
  • P/E (LTM) / P/E (Forward)*
    14.9 / 15.8
  • P/B (LTM)*
    2.7
  • Benchmark Index
    MSCI EM (GDUEEGF) Index
*Price-to-Earnings (P/E) ratio is the price of a stock divided by its earnings per share. Price-to-Book (P/B) ratio is the ratio of a stock's price to its book value.

Investment Style Box

image EML Investment Style Box

This investment style box is based on the Fund's overall targeted capitalization range and relative valuation as determined by VanEck.

Performance History: Average Annual Total Returns* (%)

1 MO 3 MO YTD 1 YR 3 YR 5 YR 10 YR LIFE
(02/28/22)
VanEck Emerging Markets Leaders Fund: Class A
At Net Asset Value
-3.24 -4.98 -- -- -- -- -- -15.20
At Maximum 5.75% Sales Charge
-8.80 -10.44 -- -- -- -- -- -20.08
MSCI EM Index2
0.42 -6.49 -17.49 -21.80 2.74 0.59 2.92 -13.30
1 MO 3 MO YTD 1 YR 3 YR 5 YR 10 YR LIFE
(02/28/22)
VanEck Emerging Markets Leaders Fund: Class A
At Net Asset Value -3.50 -9.04 -- -- -- -- -- -13.88
At Maximum 5.75% Sales Charge -9.05 -14.27 -- -- -- -- -- -18.83
MSCI EM Index2 -6.56 -11.34 -17.47 -25.00 0.92 2.55 3.43 -13.31

Top 10 Holdings (%)

HOLDINGS
SECTOR
% OF NET ASSETS
Reliance Industries Limited
Energy
7.7
Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co., Ltd.
Information Technology
5.8
Kaspi.kz JSC Sponsored GDR RegS
Financials
5.1
LG Chem Ltd.
Materials
4.8
Prosus N.V. Class N
Consumer Discretionary
4.7
Wuxi Biologics (Cayman) Inc.
Health Care
4.5
Vamos Locacao de Caminhoes, Maquinas e Equipamentos SA
Industrials
3.7
Ganfeng Lithium Co., Ltd. Class A
Materials
3.3
Samsung Electronics Co Ltd Pfd Non-Voting
Information Technology
3.2
HDFC Bank Limited
Financials
3.2
Top 10 Total 46.0

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Sector Weightings (%)
as of 08/31/22

SECTOR % OF NET ASSETS
Information Technology 19.2
Financials 16.8
Industrials 16.7
Health Care 10.7
Materials 10.3
Consumer Discretionary 9.3
Energy 8.7
Communication Services 4.1
Utilities 2.1
Consumer Staples 1.1
Cash 1.0

Country Weightings (%) as of 08/31/22

COUNTRY % OF NET ASSETS
China
38.9
India
15.5
South Korea
9.9
Taiwan Region
7.5
Brazil
6.6
Kazakhstan
5.1
Argentina
3.7
Philippines
2.6
Turkey
2.0
Indonesia
1.6
Poland
1.3
Greece
1.3
Egypt
1.2
South Africa
1.1
Hungary
0.8
Cash
1.0