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VanEck Vectors MSCI Australian Sustainable Equity ETF GRNV

Fund description: GRNV gives investors access to a diversified portfolio of sustainable Australian companies selected on the basis of in-depth analysis by world leading research agency MSCI ESG Research. GRNV aims to provide investment returns, before fees and other costs, which track the performance of the Index. 

Index description: MSCI Australia IMI Select SRI Screened Index aims to represent the performance of a diversified portfolio of Australian companies that have high Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) performance by:

  1. Excluding companies that own any fossil fuel reserves or derive revenue from mining thermal coal or from oil and gas related activities;
  2. Excluding companies with business activities that are not socially responsible investments (SRI); and
  3. Targeting companies with high ESG ratings.

Management style:  Replication

 as at 14-Aug-20

  • Exchange

    ASX
  • ASX code

    GRNV
  • Bloomberg index code

    GA726304
  • Index provider

    MSCI Inc.
  • NAV

    $24.20
  • Units outstanding

    2,407,006
  • Net assets

    $58.3M
  • Number of holdings

    67
  • Inception date1

    27-Apr-16
  • ASX commencement

    02-May-16

1The date the ETF was seeded prior to quotation on ASX.

as at 14-Aug-20

The Certification Symbol signifies that a product or service offers an investment style that takes into account environmental, social, governance or ethical considerations. The Symbol also signifies that VanEck Vectors MSCI Australian Sustainable Equity ETF (GRNV) adheres to the strict operational and disclosure practices required under the Responsible Investment Certification Program for the category of Product Provider. The Certification Symbol is a Registered Trade Mark of the Responsible Investment Association Australasia (RIAA). Detailed information about RIAA, the Symbol and ESGI's methodology, performance and stock holdings can be found at www.responsiblereturns.com.au, together with details about other responsible investment products certified by RIAA.

The Responsible Investment Certification Program does not constitute financial product advice. Neither the Certification Symbol nor RIAA recommends to any person that any financial product is a suitable investment or that returns are guaranteed. Appropriate professional advice should be sought prior to making an investment decision. RIAA does not hold an Australian Financial Services Licence.

Key benefits

Australian equity portfolio incorporating investor values and beliefs
True-to-label Australian sustainable equity ETF encompassing both values-based and environmental, social and governance (ESG) investing

A focus on ethical standards through positive and negative screens
Screening for fossil fuels, human rights controversies and socially responsible investments (SRI) combined with ESG leadership


State-of-the-art ESG leadership approach
Leveraging MSCI's leadership, resources and its ESG data metrics
  

Trading information

  • ASX code

    GRNV
  • IRESS code

    GRNV.AXW
  • ASX iNAV code

    YGRN
  • IRESS iNAV code

    YGRN.ASX
  • Units outstanding

    2,407,006
  • ISIN

    AU0000050353

Fees and other costs  

  • Management costs p.a.

    0.35%

Key risks

An investment in the ETF carries risks associated with: financial markets generally, individual company management, industry sectors, fund operations and tracking an index. See the PDS for details.

Performance history (%) View all ETFs » View all indices »

1 Mth 3 Mths 6 Mths 1 Yr 3 Yrs p.a. 5 Yrs p.a. 10 Yrs p.a. ETF Inception p.a.
Price return 2.39 8.11 -14.23 -12.09 0.36 -- -- -1.02
Income return 0.00 0.70 1.98 4.19 5.44 -- -- 4.81
Total return 2.39 8.81 -12.25 -7.90 5.80 -- -- 3.79
Index (GA726304) 2.40 8.89 -12.09 -7.57 6.23 -- -- 4.25
S&P/ASX 200 Index 0.50 7.62 -14.25 -9.87 5.37 5.15 -- 7.46
1 Mth 3 Mths 6 Mths 1 Yr 3 Yrs p.a. 5 Yrs p.a. 10 Yrs p.a. ETF Inception p.a.
Price return -1.19 15.99 -11.44 -11.49 -0.21 -- -- -1.60
Income return 0.64 0.75 2.05 4.22 5.41 -- -- 4.89
Total return -0.55 16.74 -9.39 -7.27 5.20 -- -- 3.29
Index (GA726304) -0.51 16.86 -9.21 -6.92 5.63 -- -- 3.75
S&P/ASX 200 Index 2.61 16.48 -10.42 -7.68 5.19 5.95 -- 7.49

Prices as at  14-Aug-20

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GRNV $24.20
$24.17
4,025
906
$0.17 / +0.72%
$0.20 / +0.83%
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-0.14%

Top ten holdings (%) View all daily holdings » as at 31-Jul-20

No. of holdings: 67
Security name
ASX code
No. of securities held Market value % of Fund net
assets
FORTESCUE METALS GROUP LTD
FMG AU
197,371 3,436,229 6.04
AUSTRALIA & NEW ZEALAND BANKING GROUP L
ANZ AU
177,302 3,184,344 5.59
GOODMAN GROUP
GMG AU
186,990 3,165,741 5.56
NEWCREST MINING LTD
NCM AU
85,548 3,009,579 5.29
TELSTRA CORP LTD
TLS AU
880,238 2,948,797 5.18
TRANSURBAN GROUP
TCL AU
198,085 2,735,554 4.80
CSL LTD
CSL AU
9,034 2,440,083 4.29
BRAMBLES LTD
BXB AU
183,822 1,981,601 3.48
ASX LTD
ASX AU
23,060 1,905,909 3.35
SONIC HEALTHCARE LTD
SHL AU
53,756 1,725,568 3.03
Top ten total (%) 46.61
These are not recommendations to buy or to sell any security.

Country weightings (%) as at 31-Jul-20

  • Country

    Weightings (%)
  • Australia

    99.5
  • United States

    0.3
  • South Africa

    0.2
  • Other/Cash

    0.0
  • Total

    100.0

Sector weightings (%) as at 31-Jul-20

  • Sector

    Weightings (%)
  • Materials

    23.8
  • Financials

    18.4
  • Real Estate

    16.9
  • Health Care

    13.5
  • Industrials

    11.6
  • Communication Services

    8.3
  • Information Technology

    4.3
  • Consumer Discretionary

    2.0
  • Utilities

    0.8
  • Consumer Staples

    0.4
  • Other/Cash

    0.0
  • Total

    100.0