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Nigeria: What to Watch for This Week

One of the upsides of the low price of oil is that it has now become "not worth stealing." In the Wall Street Journal article titled, “In Nigeria, Oil Price’s Slide Deters Theft,” author Drew Hinshaw explains. “Oil is so cheap these days that for people around here, it isn't even worth stealing anymore. Just months ago, villagers regularly took hacksaws to pipelines, transforming their homeland of rivulets winding through bayou forests into a calamity for global oil giants and environmentalists.”

Before the decline, oil theft was estimated at about 400,000 barrels a day, thus depriving Nigeria of much needed revenue. Now however, the drop in oil price has changed the game to the extent that the risks of being caught far outweigh the benefits. A silver lining perhaps.

The other news out of Nigeria is that the postponed election is finally being held this week. A lot is riding on the results, to the extent that an opinion piece in the New York Times is titled, “Don’t Steal Nigeria’s Election.” Of course, that’s the great fear of both foreign investors and the population, that the election might herald a step backwards instead of forwards. The current President risks losing the election; therefore, fraud is a distinct possibility.

With all that’s going on in that country, it would give everyone something to truly cheer about if the elections were fair. In the meantime, if an investor feels that Nigeria’s future is bright, then the only Nigeria focused ETF available is the Global X MSCI Nigeria ETF (NGE).

There is no guarantee that any investment will achieve its objectives, generate positive returns or avoid losses.

Investors should carefully consider the investment objectives, risks, charges and expenses of the DMS family of funds. This and other important information about the Funds is contained in the prospectus, which can be obtained at or by calling 855-367-4900. The prospectus should be read carefully before investing. The DMS family of funds are distributed by Arbor Court Capitol, LLC., member FINRA.

DMS Advisors, Inc., is not affiliated with Arbor Court Capitol, LLC.

Investments in Mutual Funds involve risk including possible loss of principal.

The Fund may invest in developing markets, composed of companies that are typically smaller and younger and therefore more volatile and riskier than established markets. Investment in developing markets could result in loss of principal. Single country (India), developing market risks involve the chance that world events, such as political upheaval, financial troubles, or natural disasters, will adversely affect the value of the securities issued by companies in individual foreign countries or regions.

Investing in mid or small cap companies can be considered riskier than investing in large cap companies. In addition, the size of companies comprising the Index, although midcap by India standards, would be considered small cap in the U.S. Currency risk involves the chance that the value of a foreign investment, measured in U.S. Dollars, will decrease due to unfavorable change in currency exchange rates.

Non-diversified fund status. Under the United States Investment Company Act of 1940 (the “1940 Act”), the Fund has elected to be classified as a “non-diversified” fund. Generally speaking, a diversified investment portfolio (spread among many investments with no substantial concentration in any one investment) is not as risky as a non-diversified portfolio.

Under SEC rules, the Fund is non-diversified and invests more than 5% of its total assets in one stock. Furthermore, the Fund invests in a single industry, the banking industry, and seek to replicate the India Bank Index. The concentration of a non diversified portfolio, investing only in banking stock, generally carries more volatility and risk than a diversified fund.