Market Vectors Index Solutions Announces Monthly Index Review Results of Long/Short Equity Indices

Results to Be Implemented on August 31, 2015

FRANKFURT, Germany--()--Market Vectors Index Solutions (MVIS) today announced the monthly results of the Market Vectors Long/Short Equity Index review. The following table shows a summary of the results for all Market Vectors Long/Short Equity Indices. Detailed review results can be found on www.marketvectorsindices.com.

As of August 31, 2015 the following changes will be implemented:

Market Vectors Long/Short Equity Indices   Additions     Deletions     New Count     New Base Weights
Market Vectors Asia (Developed) Long/Short Equity Index 1 1 6 Yes
Market Vectors Emerging Market Long/Short Equity Index 0 1 5 Yes
Market Vectors Global Event Long/Short Equity Index 6 5 7 Yes
Market Vectors Global Long/Short Equity Index 1 3 4 Yes
Market Vectors North America Long/Short Equity Index 0 1 6 Yes
Market Vectors Western Europe Long/Short Equity Index 3 3 7 Yes

A complete list of components and weights is available on the MVIS website. Index methodology, comprehensive index information as well as information about financial products based on Market Vectors Indices can also be found on www.marketvectorsindices.com. The next monthly review will be announced on September 25, 2015.

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About Market Vectors Index Solutions

Market Vectors Index Solutions (MVIS) develops, monitors and licenses the Market Vectors Indices, a selection of focused, investable and diversified benchmark indices which are especially designed to underlie financial products. Market Vectors Indices cover several asset classes, including hard assets and international equity markets as well as fixed income markets and are licensed to serve as underlying indices for financial products.

Approximately USD 9 billion in assets under management are currently invested in financial products based on Market Vectors Indices. MVIS is a wholly owned subsidiary of Van Eck Associates Corporation.

Contacts

Market Vectors Index Solutions
Media:
Lars Hamich, CEO
+49 (0)69 4056 695 10
Lars.Hamich@mvindices.com

Contacts

Market Vectors Index Solutions
Media:
Lars Hamich, CEO
+49 (0)69 4056 695 10
Lars.Hamich@mvindices.com