BRZU Direxion Daily Brazil Bull 3x Shares ETF


The Direxion Daily Brazil Bull 3x Shares seeks daily investment results, before fees and expenses, of 300% of the performance of the MSCI Brazil 25/50 Index (M1BR2550). There is no guarantee that the fund will achieve its stated investment objectives.

This leveraged ETF seeks a return that is 300% of the return of its benchmark index for a single day. The fund should not be expected to provide three times the return of the benchmark’s cumulative return for periods greater than a day.

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Key Benefits

If you’re bullish on Brazil, Direxion offers traders daily 3x leveraged exposure to the MSCI Brazil 25/50 Index . This ETF provides the opportunity to:

  • Seek more surgical trades on South America’s largest economy
  • Magnify your short-term bullish outlook by 3x
  • Trade through rapidly changing markets

Leveraged ETFs are not suitable for all investors and should be utilized only by sophisticated investors who understand leverage risk, consequences of seeking daily leveraged investment results and intend to actively monitor and manage their investments. Leverage ETFs are not designed to track the underlying index over periods longer than one trading day.

Target Index

Target Index

The MSCI Brazil 25/50 Index is designed to measure the performance of the large and mid cap segments of the Brazil equity market, covering approximately 85% of the free float-adjusted market capitalization in Brazil. The companies included in the index have an average market capitalization of more than $7.70 billion dollars and a median market capitalization of $2.89 billion dollars as of September 30, 2015. Additionally, as of September 30, 2015, the Index is concentrated in the financial sector, but this concentration may change in the future based on the Index’s methodology and the varying nature of Brazil’s economy. One cannot invest directly in an Index.

Index Sector Weights (%)
Financials 30.92
Consumer Staples 23.35
Materials 11.05
Energy 9.80
Consumer Discretionary  5.76
Industrials 5.66
Utilities 5.53
Information Technology 4.59
Telecommunication Services 2.66
Health Care 0.68

Data as of 9/30/2015 is subject to change at any time.

Daily Holdings

Fund Symbol BRZU
Daily Target 300%
Intra-day Indicative Value BRZU.IV
Bloomberg Index Symbol M1BR2550
CUSIP 25490K844
ISIN US25490K8449
Gross Expense Ratio 1.53%
Net Expense Ratio 0.95%*
Inception Date Apr 10, 2013

Pricing and Performance

Price Information
NAVs and market price information as of November 27, 2015

Ticker Fund Name NAV NAV Change $ NAV Change % Market Price Closing Market Price Closing Change($) Market Price Closing Change(%) Premium / Discount
BRZU Daily Brazil Bull 3x Shares 16.68 -1.72 -9.35 16.79 -1.68 -9.10 0.11

NAVs and market price information as of November 27, 2015

All data as of 10/31/2015
Ticker Fund Name   1 Mo % 3 Mo % YTD % 1 YR % 3 YR % 5 YR % 10 YR % Since Inception Inception Date Expense Ratio* (Gross/Net %)
BRZU Daily Brazil Bull 3x Shares NAV 9.50 -55.94 -81.36 -89.09 -71.19 1.53 / 0.95*
Market Close 8.96 -56.05 -81.36 -89.13 -71.23
All data as of 9/30/2015
Ticker Fund Name   1 Mo % 3 Mo % YTD % 1 YR % 3 YR % 5 YR % 10 YR % Since Inception Inception Date Expense Ratio* (Gross/Net %)
BRZU Daily Brazil Bull 3x Shares NAV -35.74 -73.85 -82.98 -91.05 -73.39 1.53 / 0.95*
Market Close -35.82 -73.76 -82.89 -91.04 -73.37

* The Net Expense Ratio includes management fees and other operating expenses, but does not include expenses such as Acquired Fund Fees and Expenses, leveraged interest and brokerage commissions. The Funds’ Advisor, Rafferty Asset Management, LLC (“Rafferty”) has entered into an Operating Expense Limitation Agreement with the Fund. Under this agreement, Rafferty has contractually agreed to cap all or a portion of its management fee and/or reimburse the Fund for Other Expenses through September 1, 2016 to the extent that the Fund’s Total Annual Fund Operating Expenses exceed 0.95%.

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. An investor’s shares, when redeemed, may be worth more or less than their original cost. Current performance may be lower or higher than the performance quoted. Returns for performance under one year are cumulative, not annualized. For the most recent month-end performance please visit the funds website at

Short-term performance, in particular, is not a good indication of the fund’s future performance, and an investment should not be made based solely on returns. Because of ongoing market volatility, fund performance may be subject to substantial short-term changes. For additional information, see the fund’s prospectus or summary prospectus. Index performance does not include any fees or expenses, are unmanaged and cannot be invested in directly.