ETF Channel Staff
Van Eck began offering Market Vector ETFs in May 2006 when it launched the Market Vectors Gold Miners ETF (GDX). This Market Vector ETF is comprised of major gold mining companies such as Barrick Gold (ABX), Goldcorp (GG), Newmont Mining (NEM) and Anglogold Ashanti (AU). GDX is one of twenty seven ETFs offered by Van Eck as of September 2010. The Market Vector ETF brand covers a wide variety of sectors such as Agribusiness (MOO), Latin America small-cap companies (LATM), Polish companies (PLND) and high-yield municipal bonds (HYD). For investors looking to diversify their holdings, Market Vector ETFs are a place to look. For a complete list of Market Vector ETFs, follow this link: All Van Eck ETFs.