SOYB Fund NYSE:SOYB

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The Teucrium Soybean Fund

 

The Teucrium Soybean Fund (NYSE: SOYB) provides investors unleveraged direct exposure to soybeans without the need for a futures account. SOYB provides transparency to investors by investing in a known benchmark (described below), listing all holdings nightly, and providing future roll dates. SOYB was designed to reduce the effects of rolling contracts (and contango and backwardation) by not investing in front-month (spot) futures contracts and thus limiting the number of contract rolls each year.

 

The investment objective of SOYB is to have the daily changes in percentage terms of the Shares’ Net Asset Value (“NAV”) reflect the daily changes in percentage terms of a weighted average of the closing settlement prices for three futures contracts for soybeans (“Soybean Futures Contracts”) that are traded on the Chicago Board of Trade (“CBOT”):

 

SOYB Benchmark

CBOT Soybean Futures Contract

Weighting

Second to expire (excluding August & September)

35%

Third to expire (excluding August & September)

30%

Expiring in the November following the expiration of the third-to-expire contract

35%

 

SOYB is a commodity pool that may be purchased and sold on the NYSE Arca. The Fund is a series of the Teucrium Commodity Trust (“Trust”), a Delaware statutory trust organized on September 11, 2009. The Fund is one of five series of the Trust; each series operates as a separate commodity pool. The Fund is managed and controlled by the Sponsor, Teucrium Trading, LLC. The Sponsor is registered as a commodity pool operator (“CPO”) with the Commodity Futures Trading Commission ("CFTC") and is a member of the National Futures Association ("NFA").


 


 Investing in Soybean Interests subjects SOYB to the risks of the soybean market, and this could result in substantial fluctuations in the price of SOYB’s Shares. Unlike mutual funds, SOYB generally will not distribute dividends to Shareholders.

 

Investors may choose to use SOYB as a means of investing indirectly in soybeans or as a vehicle to hedge against the risk of loss, and there are risks involved in such investments and activities. The Sponsor has limited experience in operating a commodity pool, which is defined as an enterprise in which several individuals contribute funds in order to trade futures or futures options collectively.

 

Commodities and futures generally are volatile and are not suitable for all investors.

 

The Teucrium Soybean Fund is not a mutual fund or any other type of Investment Company within the meaning of the Investment Company Act of 1940, as amended, and is not subject to regulation thereunder.

 

Shares of the Teucrium Soybean Fund are not FDIC insured, may lose value, and have no bank guarantee.

 

All supporting documentation will be provided upon request.

 

Foreside Fund Services, LLC is the distributor for the Teucrium Soybean Fund.

 

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