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The Benefits of Real Asset Investing
In essence one of the things we have accomplished with these three products is to reduce the volatility inherent in all markets, and in particular very volatile markets like the real asset sectors.
A Trader’s Guide to the Commodities Market
Learn the basics of commodities trading, including the most traded commodities worldwide, and what it takes to be a successful trader in this class.
Why the RAAX Fund Is Mostly Bullish on May Positioning
RAAX remains fully invested across commodities, natural resource equities, and MLPs. As they were at launch, the largest weightings remain in diversified commodities (30%), gold bullion (20%), and agribusiness equities (20%).
RAAX ETF: Capturing Real Benefits of Real Assets
RAAX’s allocation process provides exposure to segments with better returns profiles while managing overall portfolio risk.
Taking on Exposure to Real Assets
Capital is allocated amongst assets on which the model is bullish on using an optimization process designed to maximize our diversification and minimize our volatility.
The RAAX ETF: When to Invest in Real Assets
We were fully invested in April. This was the right call as real asset investments rallied. RAAX begins to raise a cash position when five or more assets become bearish.
The RAAX Fund’s April Performance: Must-Knows
The VanEck Vectors Real Asset Allocation ETF (RAAX) launched, on April 9, into a period of strong performance for real assets.
RAAX Fund Uses Rules-based Approach for Optimum Allocation
VanEck The VanEck Vectors Real Asset Allocation ETF (RAAX) uses a data-driven, rules-based process that leverages over 50 indicators (technical, macroeconomic and fundamental, commodity price, and sentiment) to allocate across 12 individual real asset segments in five broad real asset sectors. These objective indicators identify the segments with positive expected returns. Then, using correlation and […]
RAAX ETF Aims to Generate Long-term Total Returns
Now that we understand why the macro environment is supportive, why don’t you tell us a little bit about the investment process?