iShares MSCI Korea UCITS ETF (Acc) ISIN IE00B5W4TY14, Ticker CKR1


Strategy of iShares MSCI Korea UCITS ETF (Acc)

Investment strategy

The MSCI Korea (total return) index tracks large and mid cap Korean stocks.


MSCI Korea (5)

Equity (755) South Korea (5)


GBP 109.54
Last quote
105.51 52 weeks low/high 135.25
52 weeks low/high

Risk and fees of iShares MSCI Korea UCITS ETF (Acc)


GBP 35 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 GBP) 21.12% Risk category
Inception Date 24 August 2010
Maximum drawdown
since inception (in USD)
Maximum drawdown period 38 Months


0.65% p.a.
Total expense ratio
0.02% Compare 1.90%
Compare (Equity)

Dividend/ Taxes

Distribution policy Accumulating
Distribution frequency -
Fund domicile Ireland

Legal structure

Fund Structure Open-ended Investment Company (OEIC)
UCITS compliance Yes
Fund Provider iShares
Administrator State Street Fund Services (Ireland) Limited
Investment Advisor
Custodian Bank State Street Custodial Services (Ireland) Limited
Revision Company Deloitte
Fiscal Year End 31 July
Swiss representative BlackRock Asset Management Schweiz AG
Swiss paying agent State Street Bank International GmbH, Munich, Zurich Branch

Tax Status

Germany Tax transparent
Switzerland ESTV Reporting
Austria Tax Reporting Fund
UK UK Reporting
EU Savings Directive -

Replication, swap, securities lending

Indextype Total return index
Swap counterparty
Collateral manager Bank of New York Mellon|Euroclear|State Street Bank|JP Morgan
Securities lending Yes
Securities lending counterparty UBS AG|Deutsche Bank AG|Goldman Sachs International|BNP Paribas Arbitrage SNC|Merrill Lynch International|Citigroup Inc|BNP Paribas SA|Societe Generale SA|JP Morgan Chase & Co|The Bank of Nova Scotia|HSBC Bank Plc|Nomura International Plc|Macquarie Bank Limited|Credit Suisse Securities (Europe) Ltd.|Barclays Bank Plc|J.P. Morgan Securities Plc|Citigroup Global Markets Ltd|Morgan Stanley & Co. International Plc|Skandinaviska Enskilda Banken AB|Barclays Capital Securities Ltd.

Performance of iShares MSCI Korea UCITS ETF (Acc)


1 year: -15.11%
Performance (incl. dividend)
Return in:
YTD 2017 2016 2015 2014
-17.41% 33.31% 30.12% -2.48% -6.96%
1 month 3 months 6 months 1 year 3 years
-0.99% -9.41% -16.90% -15.11% 44.62%

Description of iShares MSCI Korea UCITS ETF (Acc)

The iShares MSCI Korea UCITS ETF (Acc) invests in stocks with focus South Korea. The dividends in the fund are reinvested (accumulating).

The total expense ratio amounts to 0.65% p.a.. The fund replicates the performance of the underlying index by buying all the index constituents (full replication). The iShares MSCI Korea UCITS ETF (Acc) is a small ETF with 35m GBP assets under management. The ETF is older than 5 years and is domiciled in Ireland.

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