Wind Energy ETF

Reasons to Consider WNDY

High Growth Potential

Forecasts suggest the global market for wind energy could reach $127bn by 2027, double the market size in 2019.1

Advancing Clean Technologies

Wind-powered turbines produce zero direct emissions, meaning broader adoption could result in reduced greenhouse gas emissions and improved air quality.2

Conscious Approach

WNDY incorporates Environmental, Social & Governance (ESG) screens and follows ESG proxy voting guidelines to affect positive change alongside financial returns.

1Research and Markets, Mar 2021
2Global Wind Energy Council

Key Information As of 01/19/22

Inception Date 09/08/21
Total Expense Ratio 0.50%
Net Assets $4.02 million
NAV $21.14
Fact Sheet

ETF Summary

The Global X Wind Energy ETF (WNDY) seeks to invest in companies positioned to benefit from the advancement of the global wind energy industry. This includes companies involved in wind energy technology production; the integration of wind into energy systems; and the development/manufacturing of turbines that harness energy from wind and convert it into electrical power.

ETF Objective

The Global X Wind Energy ETF (WNDY) seeks to provide investment results that correspond generally to the price and yield performance, before fees and expenses, of the Solactive Wind Energy Index.

Trading Details As of 01/19/22

Ticker WNDY
Bloomberg Index Ticker SOLWNDY
CUSIP 37960A800
ISIN US37960A8009
Primary Exchange Nasdaq
Shares Outstanding 190,000
Number of Holdings 30
30-Day Median Bid-Ask Spread 0.33%

Distributions As of 01/19/22

30-Day SEC Yield 0.63%
Distribution Frequency Semi-Annually

ETF Prices As of 01/19/22

NAV $21.14 Daily Change -$0.01 -0.03%
Market Price $21.23 Daily Change $0.14 0.64%

Performance History

As of recent month & quarter-end (12/31/21)
Fund NAV Market Price Index
Year-to-Date -- -- --
1 Month -1.88% -1.38% -1.86%
3 Months -6.30% -6.12% -6.18%
Since Inception -6.07% -5.67% -5.92%
Year-to-Date -- -- --
1 Month -1.88% -1.38% -1.86%
3 Months -6.30% -6.12% -6.18%
Since Inception -6.07% -5.67% -5.92%

Cumulative return is the aggregate amount that an investment has gained or lost over time. Annualized return is the average return gained or lost by an investment each year over a given time period.

The performance data quoted represents past performance. Past performance does not guarantee future results. The investment return and principal value of an investment will fluctuate so that an investor's shares, when sold or redeemed, may be worth more or less than their original cost and current performance may be lower or higher than the performance quoted. High short-term performance of the Fund, when observed, is unusual and investors should not expect such performance to be repeated.

Top Holdings As of 01/19/22

Net Assets (%) Ticker Name SEDOL Market Price ($) Shares Held Market Value ($)
12.11 916 HK CHINA LONGYUAN-H B4Q2TX3 2.30 211,600 486,146.46
11.69 NPI CN NORTHLAND POWER INC B68XHC3 28.89 16,246 469,271.19
11.61 ORSTED DC ORSTED A/S BYT16L4 111.89 4,167 466,235.99
10.17 VWS DC VESTAS WIND SYSTEMS A/S BN4MYF5 27.83 14,679 408,585.99
5.13 002080 C2 SINOMA SCIENCE-A BD5LVM7 4.76 43,300 205,937.19
4.58 601016 C1 CECEP WIND POWER CORP-A BZ0D1V1 0.86 214,300 183,932.56
4.50 601615 C1 MING YANG SMAR-A BK94864 3.55 50,800 180,565.69
4.36 002531 C2 TITAN WIND-A BD5LXS7 2.58 67,900 175,048.51
3.95 INE CN INNERGEX RENEWABLE ENERGY B29TNV3 13.95 11,367 158,583.96
3.82 NDX1 GR NORDEX SE B06CF71 15.78 9,715 153,310.62
3.11 RNW CN TRANSALTA RENEWABLES INC BCZLSL8 13.52 9,234 124,841.61
3.09 300443 C2 JINLEI TECHNOL-A BD5LWD5 7.26 17,100 124,120.29
2.96 2208 HK XINJIANG GOLD-H B59GZJ7 1.77 67,200 119,027.36
2.93 603218 C1 RIYUE HEAVY IN-A BMTCX56 4.24 27,700 117,521.50
2.53 112610 KS CS WIND CORP BSPBZK8 48.92 2,075 101,508.29
2.26 1798 HK CHINA DATANG C-H B4YX1N2 0.44 206,000 90,690.08
1.72 TENERGY GA TERNA ENERGY SA B28XVV2 15.09 4,585 69,182.03
1.37 182 HK CONCORD NE BVXTWR1 0.10 570,000 54,869.95
1.32 9958 TT CENTURY IRON B1LJ5C9 4.07 13,000 52,909.57
1.10 RNW RENEW ENERGY GLOBAL PLC-A BNQMPN8 6.13 7,178 44,001.14
1.00 GUR SW GURIT HOLDING AG-BR 5703791 1,547.61 26 40,237.93
0.92 TPIC TPI COMPOSITES INC BYYGK12 11.82 3,129 36,984.78
0.76 IEA INFRASTRUCTURE A BD5GSZ4 8.89 3,433 30,519.37
0.61 658 HK CHINA HIGH-SPEED B1YC2B3 0.70 35,300 24,602.14
0.52 EOLUB SS EOLUS VIND AB-B SHS BYZSBH0 12.27 1,711 20,993.87
0.48 AERI3 BZ AERIS INDUSTRIA BMXWTH6 1.11 17,200 19,103.08
0.47 018000 KS UNISON CO LTD 6195256 2.10 8,959 18,793.79
0.43 CADLR NO CADELER A/S BMYDHR4 3.74 4,622 17,304.89
0.24 AOW NO AKER OFFSHORE WIND AS BMPRVM8 0.38 24,773 9,503.70
0.23 297090 KS CS BEARING CO LTD BK21KS8 12.84 731 9,384.77
0.06 CASH 1.00 2,265 2,265.26
Holdings are subject to change.

Sector Breakdown As of 12/31/21

Sector Weight (%)
Utilities 52.8
Industrials 39.8
Materials 7.4

Source: AltaVista Research, LLC

Country Breakdown As of 12/31/21

Country Weight (%)
China 42.8
Denmark 22.6
Canada 18.0
Germany 3.5
South Korea 3.3
Hong Kong 1.9
United States 1.8
Greece 1.6
India 1.3
Taiwan 1.2
Switzerland 1.0
Other/Cash 1.0

Source: AltaVista Research, LLC

ETF Characteristics As of 01/19/22

Return on Equity 2.20%
Weighted Avg. Market Cap 11,755 M
2020 2021
Price-to-earnings 28.40 45.64
Price-to-book value 0.99 0.99

Source: AltaVista Research, LLC

ETF Research

Investing involves risk, including the possible loss of principal. The investable universe of companies in which WNDY may invest may be limited. Narrowly focused investments will be more susceptible to factors affecting that sector and subject to more volatility. Wind energy companies may be highly dependent upon government subsidies, contracts with government entities, and the successful development of new and proprietary technologies. Seasonal weather conditions, fluctuations in the supply of and demand for energy products, changes in energy prices, and international political events may cause fluctuations in the performance of such companies. International investments may involve risk of capital loss from unfavorable fluctuation in currency values, from differences in generally accepted accounting principles or from social, economic or political instability in other nations. Emerging markets involve heightened risks related to the same factors as well as increased volatility and lower trading volume. WNDY is non-diversified.

Shares of ETFs are bought and sold at market price (not NAV) and are not individually redeemed from the Fund. Brokerage commissions will reduce returns. The market price returns are based on the official closing price of an ETF share or, if the official closing price isn’t available, the midpoint between the national best bid and national best offer (“NBBO”) as of the time the ETF calculates current NAV per share, and do not represent the returns you would receive if you traded shares at other times. NAVs are calculated using prices as of 4:00 PM Eastern Time. Indices are unmanaged and do not include the effect of fees, expenses or sales charges. One cannot invest directly in an index.

Carefully consider the Fund’s investment objectives, risks, and charges and expenses before investing. This and other information can be found in the Fund’s summary or full prospectuses. Please read the prospectus carefully before investing.

Global X Management Company LLC serves as an advisor to Global X Funds. The Funds are distributed by SEI Investments Distribution Co. (SIDCO), which is not affiliated with Global X Management Company LLC or Mirae Asset Global Investments. Global X Funds are not sponsored, endorsed, issued, sold or promoted by Solactive AG, nor does Solactive AG make any representations regarding the advisability of investing in the Global X Funds. Neither SIDCO, Global X nor Mirae Asset Global Investments are affiliated with Solactive AG.