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iShares ESG Advanced MSCI EM ETF

Instrument Profile

Short Description

This fund seeks to track the investment results of an index composed of large- and mid-capitalization emerging market companies that have a favorable environmental, social and governance rating while applying extensive screens for company involvement in controversial activities.

Why We Like It

1. Grants exposure to large- and mid-cap emerging market stocks with leading environmental, social, and governance (ESG) practices.
2. Avoids exposure to companies with low ESG ratings and severe controversies while applying extensive screens, including fossil fuel-related activities.
3. Used to build a sustainable equity portfolio for the long-term.

Type: Equity ETF
Geography: Emerging Markets
Sector: Diversified
Benchmark Index: MSCI Emerging Markets Choice ESG Screened 5% Issuer Capped Index

Net expense ratio: 0.16% (estimated)
Initial Charge: -
Investment Style: Large-Cap Blend
Fund Size (AUM): USD 13.34m

Data by the open sources of the instrument provider. Last update: 24.5.2021

MSCI Sustainability Score


Source: MSCI Inc.
Last update: May 24th, 2021

Morningstar Sustainability Score


Source: Morningstar, Inc.
Last update: May 24th, 2021

Total annual returns

2020: n/a

2019: n/a

2018: n/a

Performance data by the open sources of the instrument provider. Last update: 24.5.2021

Top 10 Holdings

Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co Ltd
Naspers Ltd Class N
China Construction Bank Corp Class H
Infosys Ltd
Ping An Insurance (Group) Co. of China Ltd Class H
SK Hynix Inc
NetEase Inc ADR
WuXi Biologics (Cayman) Inc
MediaTek Inc

Top portfolio holdings as of 21.5.2021 | Source: instrument provider.

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