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Market Vectors ETFs Offers Five Additional Exchange-Traded Funds To Qualified Investors In Mexico

Stocks in this article: BBH OIH PPH RTH SMH

Market Vectors ETFs, the fifth largest provider of exchange-traded products in the U.S. and the eighth largest provider of ETPs globally, announced today that it has added five NYSE Arca-traded ETFs to the growing list of Market Vectors ETFs currently available to Qualified Investors in Mexico. Deutsche Securities Casa de Bolsa in Mexico will act as local sponsor and filing agent for the following ETFs:

  • Market Vectors Oil Services ETF (Ticker: OIH )Assets under management 1: US$1,074 million30-day average daily trading volume 1,2: 4.6 million shares
  • Market Vectors Semiconductor ETF (Ticker: SMH )Assets under management 1: US$362 million30-day average daily trading volume 1,2: 2.0 million shares
  • Market Vectors Pharmaceutical ETF (Ticker: PPH )Assets under management 1: US$226 million30-day average daily trading volume 1,2: 170 thousand shares
  • Market Vectors Biotech ETF (Ticker: BBH )Assets under management 1: US$102 million30-day average daily trading volume 1,2: 27 thousand shares
  • Market Vectors Retail ETF (Ticker: RTH )Assets under management 1: US$30 million30-day average daily trading volume 1,2: 144 thousand shares

1 As of 5/31/12; 2 Source: FactSet.

These five industry-focused Market Vectors ETFs were introduced in the U.S. on December 20, 2011. The ETFs seek to replicate as closely as possible, before fees and expenses, the price and yield performance of a corresponding rules-based index provided by Market Vectors Index Solutions. These indices are designed to give investors exposure to the large capitalization end of the U.S. market, as described below.

ETF Ticker   Underlying Index

The Market Vectors US Listed Oil Services 25 Index ( MVOIHTR) seeks to track the overall performance of 25 of the largest U.S.-listed, publicly traded oil services companies.


The Market Vectors US Listed Semiconductor 25 Index ( MVSMHTR) seeks to track the overall performance of 25 of the largest U.S. listed, publicly traded semiconductor companies.


The Market Vectors US Listed Pharmaceutical 25 Index ( MVPPHTR) seeks to track the overall performance of 25 of the largest U.S. listed, publicly traded pharmaceutical companies.


The Market Vectors US Listed Biotech 25 Index ( MVBBHTR) seeks to track the overall performance of 25 of the largest U.S. listed, publicly traded biotech companies.


The Market Vectors US Listed Retail 25 Index ( MVRTHTR) seeks to track the overall performance of 25 of the largest U.S. listed, publicly traded retail companies.

Other Market Vectors ETFs Available in Mexico

With the addition of these five ETFs, Market Vectors ETFs now offers the following 24 ETFs to Qualified Investors in Mexico.

Market Vectors ETFs Available to Qualified Investors in Mexico   Ticker
Market Vectors International Equity ETFs    
Africa Index ETF   AFK
Brazil Small-Cap ETF   BRF
India Small-Cap ETF   SCIF
Egypt Index ETF   EGPT
Indonesia Index ETF   IDX
Gulf States Index ETF   MES
Poland ETF   PLND
Russia ETF   RSX
Vietnam ETF   VNM
Market Vectors International Bond ETFs    
Emerging Markets Local Currency Bond ETF   EMLC
Market Vectors Hard Assets ETFs    
Agribusiness ETF   MOO
Global Alternative Energy ETF   GEX
Gold Miners ETF   GDX
Junior Gold Miners ETF   GDXJ
Rare Earth/Strategic Metals ETF   REMX
RVE Hard Assets Producers ETF   HAP
Coal ETF   KOL
Nuclear Energy ETF   NLR
Oil Services ETF   OIH
Steel ETF   SLX
Market Vectors Industry ETFs    
Biotech ETF   BBH
Pharmaceutical ETF   PPH
Retail ETF   RTH
Semiconductor ETF   SMH

About Market Vectors ETFs

Market Vectors exchange-traded products have been offered since 2006 and span many asset classes, including equities, fixed income (municipal and international bonds) and currency markets. The Market Vectors family currently totals $25.1 billion in assets under management, making it the fifth largest ETP family in the U.S. and eighth largest worldwide as of March 31, 2012.

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