Investing involves risk, including the possible loss of principal. Shares of any ETF are bought and sold at market price (not NAV), may trade at a discount or premium to NAV and are not individually redeemed from the Fund. Brokerage commissions will reduce returns. The Fund's return may not match or achieve a high degree of correlation with the return of the underlying index.
Call 800-617-0004 to request a summary prospectus and/or a prospectus, or download prospectuses at etf.nationwide.com. These prospectuses outline investment objectives, risks, fees, charges and expenses, and other information that you should read and consider carefully before investing.
KEY RISKS: The Funds are subject to the risks of investing in equity securities. The Funds may also be subject to the risks of investing in foreign securities (which are volatile, harder to price and less liquid than U.S. securities), including emerging markets (which may include currency fluctuations, political risks, differences in account and limited availability of information). Please refer to the summary prospectus for a more detailed explanation of the Funds’ principal risks. There is no assurance that the investment objectives of any fund will be achieved. Diversification does not assure a profit or protect against a loss in a declining market.
Standard deviation is a measure of price variability (risk). Correlation measures the degree to which two securities move in relation to each other.
Rothschild & Co Risk-Based US Index and SM Rothschild & Co Risk-Based International Index (“Indexes”) are products of, the marketing name for, and a licensed trademark of Rothschild & Co Risk Based Investments LLC (collectively with its affiliates, “Rothschild & Co”). “Rothschild & Co SM ®”, the Indexes, and “Rothschild & Co Indexes” are trade and service marks of Rothschild & Co and have been licensed for use for certain purposes by Nationwide Fund Advisors – Nationwide Risk-Based U.S. Equity ETF and Nationwide Risk-Based International Equity ETF (“ETFs”) are not sponsored or sold by Rothschild & Co, and Rothschild & Co makes no representation or warranty, express or implied, regarding the ETFs to the owners of the ETFs or any member of the public.
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S&P 500 An unmanaged, market capitalization-weighted index of 500 stocks of leading large-cap U.S. companies in leading industries; gives a broad look at the U.S. equities market and those companies' stock price performance. ® Index:
MSCI EAFE Index: An unmanaged, free float-adjusted, market capitalization-weighted index that is designed to measure the performance of large-cap and mid-cap stocks in developed markets as determined by MSCI; excludes the United States and Canada.
MSCI USA Index: An unmanaged index created by Morgan Stanley Capital International (MSCI) that measures the performance of the large and mid-cap segments of the U.S. market. The index covers approximately 85% of the free float-adjusted market capitalization in the U.S.
MSCI Emerging Markets Index: An unmanaged index created by Morgan Stanley Capital International (MSCI) designed to measure equity market performance in global emerging markets.
Market index performance is provided by a third-party source Nationwide Fund Advisors deems to be reliable (Morningstar or MSCI). Indexes are unmanaged and have been provided for comparison purposes only. No fees or expenses have been reflected. Individuals cannot invest directly in an index.
Nationwide Fund Advisors (NFA) is the registered investment advisor to Nationwide ETFs, which are distributed by Quasar Distributors LLC. NFA is not affiliated with any distributor, subadviser, or index provider contracted by NFA for the Nationwide ETFs. Nationwide is not an affiliate of third-party sources such as Morningstar, Inc or MSCI. Representatives of the Nationwide ETF Sales Desk are registered with Nationwide Investment Services Corporation (NISC), member FINRA, Columbus, Ohio.