Top MSCI ACWI ETFs

The MSCI All Country World Index (MSCI ACWI) Factsheet

The MSCI All Country World Index (MSCI ACWI) is an international equity index, which tracks stocks from 23 developed and 26 emerging markets countries. This broad global index consists of the MSCI World (global index for developed countries) and the MSCI Emerging Markets (global index for emerging markets countries). However, emerging markets stocks are weighted with 12.16%, whereas stocks from developed markets account for 87.84%. With 2,988 constituents (as of 30/06/20), the index covers approximately 85% of the free float-adjusted global market capitalization.

Stocks from the USA make up the biggest weight in the MSCI ACWI with 57.56%, followed by Japan (6.99%) and China (4.98%). Top sectors within the MSCI ACWI are information technology (20.74%), financial services (13.43%) and healthcare (12.92%). (Source: MSCI; As of 30/06/20).

ETF investors profit from price gains and dividends of the MSCI ACWI constituents. Currently, the MSCI ACWI index is tracked by 4 ETFs.

0.21% p.a. - 0.60% p.a.
annual total expense ratio
track the MSCI All Country World (ACWI)
-7.74%
return in CHF in 2020 per 30/06/20
MSCI All Country World (ACWI) ETFs

Cost of MSCI ACWI ETFs

The total expense ratio (TER) of MSCI ACWI ETFs is between 0.21% p.a. and 0.60% p.a.. In comparison, most actively managed funds do cost much more fees per year. Calculate your individual cost savings by using our cost calculator.

 

The best MSCI ACWI ETF by 1-year fund return as of 30/06/20

All MSCI ACWI ETFs ranked by fund return

 

The largest MSCI ACWI ETF by fund size in CHF

All MSCI ACWI ETFs ranked by fund size

 

The cheapest MSCI ACWI ETF by total expense ratio

All MSCI ACWI ETFs ranked by total expense ratio

 
 

MSCI ACWI ETFs in comparison

The most important factors at a glance

Besides return, there are further important factors to consider when selecting a MSCI ACWI ETF. In order to provide a sound decision basis, you find a list of all MSCI ACWI ETFs with details on size, cost, age, use of profits, fund domicile and replication method ranked by fund size.

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Provider
ISIN
  Fund size
in m CHF
TER
in %
Use of profits Fund domicile Replication method
UBS ETF (IE) MSCI ACWI SF UCITS ETF (USD) A-accIE00BYM11H29 1,643 0.21% p.a. Accumulating Ireland Swap-based
SPDR MSCI ACWI UCITS ETFIE00B44Z5B48 1,514 0.40% p.a. Accumulating Ireland Optimized sampling
iShares MSCI ACWI UCITS ETF (Acc)IE00B6R52259 980 0.60% p.a. Accumulating Ireland Optimized sampling
UBS ETFs plc – MSCI ACWI SF UCITS ETF (USD) A-UKdisIE00BJXFZ989 350 0.21% p.a. Distributing Ireland Swap-based

Source: justETF.com; As of 14/07/20

 

Return comparison of all MSCI ACWI ETFs

The table shows the returns of all MSCI ACWI ETFs in comparison. All return figures are including dividends as of month end. Besides the return the reference date on which you conduct the comparison is important. In order to find the best ETFs, you can also perform a chart comparison.

ETF   1 month
in %
3 months
in %
6 months
in %
1 year
in %
3 years
in %
UBS ETF (IE) MSCI ACWI SF UCITS ETF (USD) A-acc 1.96% 17.64% -8.11% -0.52% -
UBS ETFs plc – MSCI ACWI SF UCITS ETF (USD) A-UKdis 1.96% 17.63% -8.11% -0.53% -
SPDR MSCI ACWI UCITS ETF 1.98% 17.57% -8.27% -0.73% 18.34%
iShares MSCI ACWI UCITS ETF (Acc) 1.94% 17.54% -8.36% -0.81% 18.05%
ETF   2020
in %
2019
in %
2018
in %
2017
in %
2016
in %
UBS ETF (IE) MSCI ACWI SF UCITS ETF (USD) A-acc -7.74% 24.21% - - -
UBS ETFs plc – MSCI ACWI SF UCITS ETF (USD) A-UKdis -7.74% - - - -
SPDR MSCI ACWI UCITS ETF -8.72% 24.17% -8.79% 18.60% 11.54%
iShares MSCI ACWI UCITS ETF (Acc) -8.88% 24.03% -8.71% 18.71% 10.38%

Source: justETF.com; As of 30/06/20; Calculations in CHF including dividends