Strategy of UBS ETF (LU) MSCI World UCITS ETF (USD) A-dis

Investment strategy

The MSCI World index tracks stocks from 23 developed countries world wide. As of August2018 the index consisted of 1.642 constituents.


MSCI World (15)

Equity (910) World (139)


EUR 173.13
164.77 52 weeks low/high 189.06
52 weeks low/high
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Risk and fees of UBS ETF (LU) MSCI World UCITS ETF (USD) A-dis


EUR 1,033 m
Fund size
Fund size category


Physical (Full replication)
Legal structure ETF
Strategy risk Long-only
Fund currency USD

Currency risk

Currency unhedged
Volatility 1 year (in EUR) 12.40% Risk category
Inception Date 25 June 2008
Maximum drawdown
since inception (in USD)
Maximum drawdown period 34 Months


0.30% p.a.
Total expense ratio
0.02% Compare 1.90%
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Dividend/ Taxes

Distribution policy Distributing
Distribution frequency Semi annually
Fund domicile Luxembourg
Tax data Bundesanzeiger

Legal structure

Fund Structure Company With Variable Capital (SICAV)
UCITS compliance Yes
Fund Provider UBS
Administrator State Street Bank Luxembourg S.C.A.
Investment Advisor
Custodian Bank State Street Bank Luxembourg S.C.A
Revision Company PricewaterhouseCoopers, Luxembourg
Fiscal Year End 31 December
Swiss representative UBS Fund Management (Switzerland) AG
Swiss paying agent UBS Switzerland AG

Tax Status

Germany Tax transparent
Switzerland ESTV Reporting
Austria Tax Reporting Fund
UK UK Reporting
EU Savings Directive Out of Scope

Replication, swap, securities lending

Indextype Total return index
Swap counterparty
Collateral manager State Street Bank Luxembourg S.A.
Securities lending Yes
Securities lending counterparty Deutsche Bank AG|Goldman Sachs International|Commerzbank AG|Merrill Lynch International|Barclays Capital Securities Limited|Credit Suisse Securities (Europe) Limited|BNP Paribas SA|Societe Generale SA|SEB AG (Frankfurt Branch)|ABN AMRO Bank N.V.|ING Bank N.V.|Skandinaviska Enskilda Banken|Bank of Nova Scotia (London Branch)|Barclays Bank plc|BNP Paribas (London Branch)|Citigroup Global Markets Limited|Commerzbank AG (London Branch)|Deutsche Bank AG (London Branch)|HSBC Bank plc|ING Bank N.V. (London Branch)|JP Morgan Securities PLC|MacQuarie Bank Ltd. (London Branch)|Morgan Stanley Morgan Stanley & Co. International plc|Societe Generale SA (London Branch)|State Street Bank International GmbH (London Branch)

Performance of UBS ETF (LU) MSCI World UCITS ETF (USD) A-dis


1 year: -0.46%
Performance (incl. dividend)
Return in:
YTD 2017 2016 2015 2014
0.73% 7.41% 10.75% 10.26% 19.02%
1 month 3 months 6 months 1 year 3 years
-3.31% -6.30% -3.83% -0.46% 22.42%

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Description of UBS ETF (LU) MSCI World UCITS ETF (USD) A-dis

The UBS ETF (LU) MSCI World UCITS ETF (USD) A-dis invests in stocks with focus World. The dividends in the fund are distributed to the investors (Semi annually).

The total expense ratio amounts to 0.30% p.a.. The fund replicates the performance of the underlying index by buying all the index constituents (full replication). The UBS ETF (LU) MSCI World UCITS ETF (USD) A-dis is a very large ETF with 1,033m Euro assets under management. The ETF is older than 5 years and is domiciled in Luxembourg.

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