The Long-Term Care ETF (OLD) seeks investment results that correspond generally, before fees and expenses, to the performance of the Solactive Long-Term Care Index.
ABOUT THIS ETF
Thematic ETFs provide investors with the opportunity to invest in companies that may benefit from the transformational forces changing our future. The Long-Term Care ETF seeks exposure to companies globally that are positioned to profit from providing long-term care to the aging population. These include companies owning or operating senior living facilities, nursing services, specialty hospitals or senior housing, as well as biotech companies for age-related illnesses and companies that sell products and services to such facilities.
WHY INVEST IN THIS ETF
We are Living Longer
An almost fourfold increase is predicted in the population aged 85 and over from 2010 to 2050 – from 5.5 million to 19 million.
U.S. Census Bureau 5/2010
Long-Term Care Poised to be an Economic Driver
The size and scope of the U.S. long-term care market is substantial, projected to reach $550 billion by 2024.
Research and Markets, 2017
Targeted Thematic Exposure
The strategy provides investors with the opportunity to invest in companies globally that are positioned to profit from providing long-term care to the aging population.