How to invest in USA using ETFs

How do I invest in American stocks?

The easiest way to invest in the whole American stock market is to invest in a broad market index. This can be done at low cost by using ETFs.

On the American stock market you'll find 5 indices which are tracked by ETFs. Besides these indices 17 alternative indices on small and mid caps as well as equity strategies can be considered. Among these strategies you find dividend focused, growth and value approaches.

Alternatively, you may consider indices on North America or the World.

0.04% p.a. - 0.50% p.a.
annual total expense ratio (TER) of USA ETFs
on the American stock market, which are tracked by ETFs
on the American stock market
 
The best indices for USA ETFs

Performance of American stocks (S&P 500®)

1 month: -3.24%
1 year: -8.04%
3 years: 40.52%
5 years: 75.98%

Indices in comparison

The best indices for ETFs on USA

For an investment in the American stock market, there are 5 indices available which are tracked by 32 ETFs. On the Dow Jones Industrial Average index there are 2 ETFs. On the MSCI USA index there are 9 ETFs. On the Morningstar US Large-Mid Cap index there is 1 ETF. On the S&P 500® index there are 18 ETFs. On the Solactive GBS United States Large & Mid Cap index there are 2 ETFs. The total expense ratio (TER) of ETFs on these indices is between 0.04% p.a. and 0.50% p.a..

Index Investment focus Number of ETFs Number of constituents Short description

Dow Jones Industrial Average

United States 2 ETFs 30
The Dow Jones Industrial Average index tracks the 30 largest industrial companies in the US.
Index factsheet

MSCI USA

United States 9 ETFs 622
(30/11/2022)
The MSCI USA index tracks the leading stocks on the US market.
Index factsheet

Morningstar US Large-Mid Cap

United States 1 ETF 736
(31/10/2022)
The Morningstar US Large Mid Cap index tracks large and mid cap stocks of the US equity market.
Index factsheet

S&P 500®

United States 18 ETFs 500
The S&P 500® index tracks the 500 largest US stocks.
Index factsheet

Solactive GBS United States Large & Mid Cap

United States 2 ETFs 515
(30/11/2022)
The Solactive GBS United States Large & Mid Cap index tracks large and mid-cap securities from the US.
Index factsheet
ETF
ISIN
  Fund size
in m GBP
TER
in %
Use of profits Fund domicile Replication method
iShares Core S&P 500 UCITS ETF (Acc)IE00B5BMR087 42,943 0.07% p.a. Accumulating Ireland Full replication
Vanguard S&P 500 UCITS ETFIE00B3XXRP09 23,412 0.07% p.a. Distributing Ireland Full replication
iShares Core S&P 500 UCITS ETF USD (Dist)IE0031442068 10,095 0.07% p.a. Distributing Ireland Optimized sampling
Invesco S&P 500 UCITS ETFIE00B3YCGJ38 9,500 0.05% p.a. Accumulating Ireland Unfunded swap
Xtrackers MSCI USA UCITS ETF 1CIE00BJ0KDR00 4,518 0.07% p.a. Accumulating Ireland Full replication
Xtrackers S&P 500 Swap UCITS ETF 1CLU0490618542 4,491 0.15% p.a. Accumulating Luxembourg Unfunded swap
Vanguard S&P 500 UCITS ETF (USD) AccumulatingIE00BFMXXD54 4,271 0.07% p.a. Accumulating Ireland Full replication
SPDR S&P 500 UCITS ETFIE00B6YX5C33 3,875 0.09% p.a. Distributing Ireland Full replication
HSBC S&P 500 UCITS ETF USDIE00B5KQNG97 3,595 0.09% p.a. Distributing Ireland Full replication
Xtrackers MSCI USA Swap UCITS ETF 1CLU0274210672 3,206 0.15% p.a. Accumulating Luxembourg Unfunded swap
Amundi ETF S&P 500 UCITS ETF USDLU1681049018 2,613 0.15% p.a. Accumulating Luxembourg Unfunded swap
Invesco MSCI USA UCITS ETFIE00B60SX170 2,314 0.05% p.a. Accumulating Ireland Unfunded swap
iShares S&P 500 Swap UCITS ETF USD (Acc)IE00BMTX1Y45 2,050 0.07% p.a. Accumulating Ireland Unfunded swap
Lyxor S&P 500 UCITS ETF - Dist (USD)LU0496786657 1,962 0.09% p.a. Distributing Luxembourg Unfunded swap
Lyxor S&P 500 UCITS ETF - AccLU1135865084 1,379 0.09% p.a. Accumulating Luxembourg Unfunded swap
Invesco S&P 500 UCITS ETF DistIE00BYML9W36 1,341 0.05% p.a. Distributing Ireland Unfunded swap
Xtrackers S&P 500 Swap UCITS ETF 1DLU2009147757 950 0.07% p.a. Distributing Luxembourg Unfunded swap
iShares Dow Jones Industrial Average UCITS ETF (Acc)IE00B53L4350 803 0.33% p.a. Accumulating Ireland Full replication
UBS ETF (IE) MSCI USA UCITS ETF (USD) A-disIE00B77D4428 721 0.14% p.a. Distributing Ireland Full replication
UBS ETF (IE) S&P 500 UCITS ETF (USD) A-disIE00B7K93397 433 0.12% p.a. Distributing Ireland Full replication
iShares MSCI USA UCITS ETF (Acc)IE00B52SFT06 402 0.33% p.a. Accumulating Ireland Full replication
UBS ETF (LU) MSCI USA UCITS ETF (USD) A-disLU0136234654 304 0.14% p.a. Distributing Luxembourg Full replication
Amundi ETF MSCI USA UCITS ETF USDLU1681042948 267 0.28% p.a. Accumulating Luxembourg Unfunded swap
Lyxor Dow Jones Industrial Average UCITS ETF - DistFR0007056841 246 0.50% p.a. Distributing France Unfunded swap
Amundi Prime USA UCITS ETF DR (D)LU1931974858 75 0.05% p.a. Distributing Luxembourg Full replication
HSBC MSCI USA UCITS ETF USDIE00B5WFQ436 28 0.30% p.a. Distributing Ireland Full replication
Invesco MSCI USA UCITS ETF DistIE00BK5LYT47 18 0.05% p.a. Distributing Ireland Unfunded swap
Lyxor Core Morningstar US Equity (DR) UCITS ETF - DistLU1781540957 16 0.04% p.a. Distributing Luxembourg Optimized sampling
Amundi Prime USA UCITS ETF DR (C)LU2089238468 4 0.05% p.a. Accumulating Luxembourg Full replication
Xtrackers S&P 500 UCITS ETF 4CIE000Z9SJA06 4 0.06% p.a. Accumulating Ireland Full replication
Amundi S&P 500 UCITS ETF USD (D)LU2391437253 1 0.15% p.a. Distributing Luxembourg Unfunded swap
HSBC S&P 500 UCITS ETF USD (Acc)IE000JZ473P7 0 0.09% p.a. Accumulating Ireland Full replication
 
Index   1 month
in %
3 months
in %
6 months
in %
1 year
in %
3 years
in %
Solactive GBS United States Large & Mid Cap -2.02% -2.82% 0.95% -4.86% 39.47%
Morningstar US Large-Mid Cap 0.91% 0.00% 3.61% -1.61% 42.45%
MSCI USA 0.77% -0.02% 3.94% -1.39% 44.38%
S&P 500® 0.90% 0.35% 3.88% 0.67% 45.23%
Dow Jones Industrial Average 1.65% 6.76% 10.73% 13.22% 38.51%
Index   2022
in %
2021
in %
2020
in %
2019
in %
2018
in %
Solactive GBS United States Large & Mid Cap -7.47% 28.44% 16.78% - -
Morningstar US Large-Mid Cap -4.34% 27.53% 16.55% 26.74% -
MSCI USA -4.13% 28.23% 16.97% 27.09% -0.51%
S&P 500® -2.63% 29.99% 14.16% 27.01% 0.62%
Dow Jones Industrial Average 8.46% 21.71% 5.61% 20.66% 1.24%

Source: justETF.com; As of 30/11/2022; Calculations in GBP based on the largest ETF of the respective index.

 
Alternative investment opportunities

USA indices on small and mid caps or equity strategies

Alternatively, you may consider indices on small and mid caps or equity strategies. Below, we selected 17 alternative USA indices, which are tracked by 35 ETFs as an example. The total expense ratio (TER) of ETFs on alternative USA indices is between 0.07% p.a. and 0.45% p.a..

 
Index Investment focus Number of ETFs Number of constituents Short description
FTSE RAFI US 1000 United States
Fundamental/Quality
1 ETF 1,000
The FTSE RAFI US 1000 index tracks 1000 of the largest listed U.S. companies. The FTSE RAFI Index Series selects and weights index constituents using four fundamental factors, rather than market capitalisation. The factors are dividends, cash flows, sales and book value.
Index factsheet
Foxberry Sustainability Consensus US United States
Social/Environmental
1 ETF 443
(30/11/2022)
The Foxberry Sustainability Consensus US index tracks stocks from the US. Securities are selected according to sustainability criteria and EU directives on climate protection.
Index factsheet
MSCI USA ESG Screened United States
Social/Environmental
2 ETFs 573
(30/11/2022)
The MSCI USA ESG Screened index tracks US companies. The index excludes companies that are involved in businesses related to thermal coal, controversial weapons, tobacco and other controversial industries.
Index factsheet
MSCI USA Enhanced Value United States
Value
2 ETFs 149
(30/11/2022)
The MSCI USA Enhanced Value index tracks the US value stocks. These are U.S. equities which are determined as value stocks using eight historical and forward-looking fundamental data points.
Index factsheet
MSCI USA High Dividend Yield ESG Reduced Carbon Target Select United States
Dividend
1 ETF 91
(30/11/2022)
The MSCI USA High Dividend Yield ESG Reduced Carbon Target Select index tracks high dividend paying US stocks. The stocks included are filtered according to ESG criteria (environmental, social and corporate governance). The parent index is the MSCI USA index.
Index factsheet
MSCI USA Momentum United States
Momentum
2 ETFs 123
(30/11/2022)
The MSCI USA Momentum index tracks stocks with a high price momentum from the United States. The index consists of titles that have experienced price increases over the past 6 and past 12 months with the assumption that increases will continue in the future.
Index factsheet
MSCI USA SRI Select Reduced Fossil Fuels United States
Social/Environmental
1 ETF 151
(30/11/2022)
The MSCI USA SRI Select Reduced Fossil Fuels index tracks US stocks considering only companies with very high Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) ratings relative to their sector peers, to ensure the inclusion of the best of class companies from an ESG perspective and avoiding companies incompatible with values screen or having exposure to fossil fuels through extraction and production activities, power generation activities or reserves ownership. The weight of each company is capped to 5%.
Index factsheet
MSCI USA Small Cap ESG Enhanced Focus CTB United States
Small Cap
1 ETF 1,873
(30/11/2022)
The MSCI USA Small Cap ESG Enhanced Focus CTB index tracks US small cap stocks. Securities are selected and weighted according to sustainability criteria and EU directives on climate protection. The parent index is the MSCI USA Small Cap.
Index factsheet
MSCI USA Value United States
Value
1 ETF 432
(30/11/2022)
The MSCI USA Value index tracks the US value stocks. These are U.S equities which are determined as value stocks using eight historical and forward-looking fundamental data points.
Index factsheet
Nasdaq 100® United States
Technology
7 ETFs 100
The Nasdaq 100® index tracks a selection of 100 stocks chosen from among non-financial stocks listed on the NASDAQ stock exchange.
Index factsheet
Russell 1000® Growth United States
Growth
1 ETF 461
(30/07/2021)
The Russell 1000® Growth index tracks the large-cap growth segment of US equities.
Index factsheet
Russell 2000® United States
Small Cap
5 ETFs 2,000
The Russell 2000® index tracks 2000 companies from the US small cap stocks.
Index factsheet
S&P 500 Minimum Volatility United States
Low Volatility/Risk Weighted
2 ETFs 92
(30/11/2022)
The S&P 500 Minimum Volatility index tracks an optimized portfolio that includes a selection of stocks where volatility is among the lowest in the S&P 500. The S&P 500 index tracks large cap US stocks.
Index factsheet
S&P 500® Equal Weight United States
Equal Weighted
4 ETFs 500
The S&P 500® Equal Weight (EWI) index tracks large cap US stocks equally weighted with a fixed weight of 0.20%.
Index factsheet
S&P High Yield Dividend Aristocrats United States
Dividend
1 ETF 119
(30/11/2022)
The S&P High Yield Dividend Aristocrats index tracks the stocks of the S&P Composite 1500 index that have increased dividends every year for at least 20 consecutive years.
Index factsheet
S&P MidCap 400 United States
Mid Cap
1 ETF 400
The S&P MidCap 400 index tracks 400 mid-sized US companies.
Index factsheet
S&P SmallCap 600 United States
Small Cap
2 ETFs 600
The S&P SmallCap 600 index tracks 600 small cap US stocks.
Index factsheet
ETF
ISIN
  Fund size
in m GBP
TER
in %
Use of profits Fund domicile Replication method
iShares MSCI USA SRI UCITS ETF USD (Acc)IE00BYVJRR92 6,663 0.20% p.a. Accumulating Ireland Full replication
iShares Nasdaq 100 UCITS ETF (Acc)IE00B53SZB19 5,624 0.33% p.a. Accumulating Ireland Full replication
SPDR S&P US Dividend Aristocrats UCITS ETFIE00B6YX5D40 3,895 0.35% p.a. Distributing Ireland Full replication
iShares MSCI USA ESG Screened UCITS ETF USD (Acc)IE00BFNM3G45 3,423 0.07% p.a. Accumulating Ireland Optimized sampling
Invesco EQQQ Nasdaq-100 UCITS ETFIE0032077012 3,281 0.30% p.a. Distributing Ireland Full replication
Xtrackers S&P 500 Equal Weight UCITS ETF 1CIE00BLNMYC90 2,656 0.25% p.a. Accumulating Ireland Full replication
iShares Edge MSCI USA Value Factor UCITS ETFIE00BD1F4M44 2,541 0.20% p.a. Accumulating Ireland Full replication
iShares Edge S&P 500 Minimum Volatility UCITS ETF (Acc)IE00B6SPMN59 1,387 0.20% p.a. Accumulating Ireland Optimized sampling
SPDR Russell 2000 US Small Cap UCITS ETFIE00BJ38QD84 1,136 0.30% p.a. Accumulating Ireland Optimized sampling
SPDR S&P 400 US Mid Cap UCITS ETFIE00B4YBJ215 1,047 0.30% p.a. Accumulating Ireland Full replication
Lyxor Nasdaq-100 UCITS ETF - AccLU1829221024 1,036 0.22% p.a. Accumulating Luxembourg Unfunded swap
iShares MSCI USA Small Cap ESG Enhanced UCITS ETF (Acc)IE00B3VWM098 1,007 0.43% p.a. Accumulating Ireland Optimized sampling
iShares S&P SmallCap 600 UCITS ETFIE00B2QWCY14 845 0.40% p.a. Distributing Ireland Optimized sampling
Xtrackers Russell 2000 UCITS ETF 1CIE00BJZ2DD79 813 0.30% p.a. Accumulating Ireland Full replication
UBS ETF (IE) MSCI USA Value UCITS ETF (USD) A-disIE00B78JSG98 800 0.20% p.a. Distributing Ireland Full replication
L&G US ESG Exclusions Paris Aligned UCITS ETF USD DistributingIE00BKLWY790 699 0.12% p.a. Accumulating Ireland Full replication
iShares MSCI USA Quality Dividend ESG UCITS ETF USD (Dist)IE00BKM4H312 432 0.35% p.a. Distributing Ireland Full replication
iShares Edge MSCI USA Momentum Factor UCITS ETFIE00BD1F4N50 407 0.20% p.a. Accumulating Ireland Optimized sampling
iShares S&P 500 Equal Weight UCITS ETF USD (Acc)IE000MLMNYS0 360 0.20% p.a. Accumulating Ireland Full replication
iShares MSCI USA ESG Screened UCITS ETF USD (Dist)IE00BFNM3H51 328 0.07% p.a. Distributing Ireland Optimized sampling
Invesco FTSE RAFI US 1000 UCITS ETFIE00B23D8S39 308 0.39% p.a. Distributing Ireland Full replication
Lyxor Russell 1000 Growth UCITS ETF - AccFR0011119171 260 0.19% p.a. Accumulating France Unfunded swap
iShares Edge S&P 500 Minimum Volatility UCITS ETF USD (Dist)IE00BD93YH54 259 0.20% p.a. Distributing Ireland Optimized sampling
iShares Edge MSCI USA Value Factor UCITS ETF USD (Dist)IE00BFF5RX68 244 0.20% p.a. Distributing Ireland Full replication
Invesco S&P SmallCap 600 UCITS ETF AIE00BH3YZ803 179 0.14% p.a. Accumulating Ireland Unfunded swap
Xtrackers Nasdaq 100 UCITS ETF 1CIE00BMFKG444 130 0.20% p.a. Accumulating Ireland Full replication
Amundi ETF Nasdaq 100 UCITS ETF USDLU1681038326 108 0.23% p.a. Accumulating Luxembourg Unfunded swap
Invesco Nasdaq-100 Swap UCITS ETF AccIE00BNRQM384 63 0.20% p.a. Accumulating Ireland Unfunded swap
Invesco Russell 2000 UCITS ETFIE00B60SX402 35 0.45% p.a. Accumulating Ireland Unfunded swap
Amundi ETF Russell 2000 UCITS ETF USDLU1681038839 34 0.35% p.a. Accumulating Luxembourg Unfunded swap
L&G Russell 2000 US Small Cap UCITS ETFIE00B3CNHJ55 31 0.30% p.a. Accumulating Ireland Optimized sampling
Invesco S&P 500 Equal Weight UCITS ETF AccIE00BNGJJT35 19 0.20% p.a. Accumulating Ireland Full replication
Invesco Nasdaq-100 Swap UCITS ETF DistIE000RUF4QN8 18 0.20% p.a. Distributing Ireland Unfunded swap
Invesco S&P 500 Equal Weight UCITS ETF DistIE00BM8QRY62 9 0.20% p.a. Distributing Ireland Full replication
iShares Edge MSCI USA Momentum Factor UCITS ETF USD (Dist)IE00BFF5RZ82 3 0.20% p.a. Distributing Ireland Optimized sampling
 
Index   1 month
in %
3 months
in %
6 months
in %
1 year
in %
3 years
in %
Nasdaq 100® 0.44% -4.69% -0.43% -16.73% 55.48%
Russell 1000® Growth -0.27% -3.35% 1.78% -13.22% 48.63%
MSCI USA Momentum -0.56% 5.85% 9.24% -5.54% 35.63%
Foxberry Sustainability Consensus US 0.71% -0.87% 3.64% -4.77% 44.78%
Russell 2000® -1.45% -0.38% 5.75% -3.72% 28.12%
MSCI USA ESG Screened 1.08% -0.30% 3.31% -2.53% 45.56%
MSCI USA Small Cap ESG Enhanced Focus CTB 0.27% 1.28% 6.42% 1.22% 36.24%
MSCI USA SRI Select Reduced Fossil Fuels 1.91% 2.01% 5.50% 1.60% 57.28%
S&P SmallCap 600 0.13% 1.77% 5.37% 3.80% 37.96%
S&P MidCap 400 2.04% 3.09% 7.48% 6.86% 41.56%
S&P 500® Equal Weight 2.23% 2.92% 5.18% 9.12% 47.51%
MSCI USA Enhanced Value 1.41% 3.45% 1.55% 9.27% 28.85%
S&P 500 Minimum Volatility 0.05% 0.96% 4.70% 9.52% 37.29%
FTSE RAFI US 1000 1.44% 3.49% 5.27% 13.69% 49.61%
MSCI USA Value 1.63% 4.76% 6.21% 15.08% 35.68%
MSCI USA High Dividend Yield ESG Reduced Carbon Target Select 2.13% 3.04% 6.12% 17.36% 31.65%
S&P High Yield Dividend Aristocrats 2.37% 3.39% 9.25% 23.73% 42.87%
Index   2022
in %
2021
in %
2020
in %
2019
in %
2018
in %
Nasdaq 100® -16.83% 28.56% 43.34% 34.52% 5.14%
Russell 1000® Growth -14.12% 28.89% 33.59% 31.51% 3.74%
Foxberry Sustainability Consensus US -7.25% 28.21% 21.29% - -
MSCI USA ESG Screened -5.21% 28.92% 18.32% 27.61% -
Russell 2000® -4.77% 16.13% 15.45% 21.21% -6.38%
MSCI USA Momentum -3.90% 13.81% 24.96% 23.38% 3.54%
MSCI USA SRI Select Reduced Fossil Fuels -2.68% 32.32% 21.95% 28.12% 3.48%
MSCI USA Small Cap ESG Enhanced Focus CTB -1.06% 20.36% 14.29% 22.70% -5.47%
S&P SmallCap 600 0.39% 27.82% 7.06% 18.28% -3.85%
MSCI USA Enhanced Value 2.42% 30.24% -4.09% 22.98% -6.73%
S&P MidCap 400 2.79% 25.69% 9.28% 21.62% -6.66%
S&P 500 Minimum Volatility 3.59% 25.47% 4.61% 27.64% -0.08%
S&P 500® Equal Weight 3.90% 30.52% 8.51% 24.48% -4.02%
FTSE RAFI US 1000 8.45% 32.35% 3.75% 23.06% -3.85%
MSCI USA Value 8.85% 28.02% -2.89% 21.18% -2.59%
MSCI USA High Dividend Yield ESG Reduced Carbon Target Select 10.34% 22.52% -2.41% 17.77% 2.34%
S&P High Yield Dividend Aristocrats 15.97% 26.30% -2.01% 19.09% 2.22%

Source: justETF.com; As of 30/11/2022; Calculations in GBP based on the largest ETF of the respective index.

 

North America indices with a large share of USA

Besides USA ETFs you may invest in ETFs on the North American stock market. In total, you can invest in 2 North America indices, which are tracked by 3 ETFs. The total expense ratio (TER) of ETFs on North America is between 0.10% p.a. and 0.40% p.a..

 
Index Investment focus Number of ETFs Number of constituents Short description
FTSE North America North America
USA: 95.69%
(30/11/2022)
2 ETFs 655
(30/11/2022)
The FTSE North America index tracks stocks in USA and Canada.
Index factsheet
MSCI North America North America
USA: 95.21%
(30/11/2022)
1 ETF 710
(30/11/2022)
The MSCI North America index tracks stocks from developed North American countries (Canada and United States).
Index factsheet
ETF
ISIN
  Fund size
in m GBP
TER
in %
Use of profits Fund domicile Replication method
Vanguard FTSE North America UCITS ETF DistributingIE00BKX55R35 1,404 0.10% p.a. Distributing Ireland Full replication
iShares MSCI North America UCITS ETFIE00B14X4M10 752 0.40% p.a. Distributing Ireland Optimized sampling
Vanguard FTSE North America UCITS ETF (USD) AccumulatingIE00BK5BQW10 567 0.10% p.a. Accumulating Ireland Full replication
 
Index   1 month
in %
3 months
in %
6 months
in %
1 year
in %
3 years
in %
MSCI North America 0.78% -0.08% 3.27% -1.24% 42.84%
FTSE North America 0.84% 0.05% 3.67% -0.79% 43.64%
Index   2022
in %
2021
in %
2020
in %
2019
in %
2018
in %
MSCI North America -4.02% 27.86% 15.95% 26.54% -0.56%
FTSE North America -3.69% 28.18% 15.82% 27.01% -0.21%

Source: justETF.com; As of 30/11/2022; Calculations in GBP based on the largest ETF of the respective index.

 

Global indices with a large share of USA

As further alternative you may invest in global stock markets. In total, you can invest in 4 global indices, which are tracked by 21 ETFs. The total expense ratio (TER) of ETFs on global indices is between 0.12% p.a. and 0.50% p.a..

 
Index Investment focus Number of ETFs Number of constituents Short description
FTSE Developed World
USA: 66.94%
(30/11/2022)
2 ETFs 2,177
(30/11/2022)
The FTSE Developed index tracks the largest stocks in developed markets across the world.
Index factsheet
MSCI All Country World (ACWI) World
USA: 61.65%
(30/11/2022)
3 ETFs 2,893
(30/11/2022)
The MSCI All Country World Index (ACWI) tracks large- and mid-cap stocks from 23 developed and 24 emerging markets worldwide.
Index factsheet
MSCI All Country World Investable Market (ACWI IMI) World
USA: 60.72%
(30/11/2022)
1 ETF 9,220
(30/11/2022)
The MSCI All Country World Investable Market Index (ACWI IMI) tracks stocks from 23 developed and 24 emerging markets worldwide. It covers securities across large, mid and small cap size segments.
Index factsheet
MSCI World World
USA: 69.17%
(30/11/2022)
15 ETFs 1,507
(30/11/2022)
The MSCI World index tracks stocks from 23 developed countries worldwide.
Index factsheet
ETF
ISIN
  Fund size
in m GBP
TER
in %
Use of profits Fund domicile Replication method
iShares Core MSCI World UCITS ETF USD (Acc)IE00B4L5Y983 36,102 0.20% p.a. Accumulating Ireland Optimized sampling
Xtrackers MSCI World UCITS ETF 1CIE00BJ0KDQ92 6,748 0.19% p.a. Accumulating Ireland Optimized sampling
iShares MSCI ACWI UCITS ETF (Acc)IE00B6R52259 4,868 0.20% p.a. Accumulating Ireland Optimized sampling
iShares MSCI World UCITS ETF (Dist)IE00B0M62Q58 4,389 0.50% p.a. Distributing Ireland Optimized sampling
HSBC MSCI World UCITS ETF USDIE00B4X9L533 3,830 0.15% p.a. Distributing Ireland Optimized sampling
Lyxor MSCI World UCITS ETF - DistFR0010315770 3,211 0.30% p.a. Distributing France Unfunded swap
Invesco MSCI World UCITS ETFIE00B60SX394 2,661 0.19% p.a. Accumulating Ireland Unfunded swap
Xtrackers MSCI World Swap UCITS ETF 1CLU0274208692 2,514 0.45% p.a. Accumulating Luxembourg Unfunded swap
Lyxor Core MSCI World (DR) UCITS ETF - AccLU1781541179 1,950 0.12% p.a. Accumulating Luxembourg Optimized sampling
SPDR MSCI ACWI UCITS ETFIE00B44Z5B48 1,785 0.40% p.a. Accumulating Ireland Optimized sampling
SPDR MSCI World UCITS ETFIE00BFY0GT14 1,600 0.12% p.a. Accumulating Ireland Optimized sampling
Vanguard FTSE Developed World UCITS ETF DistributingIE00BKX55T58 1,260 0.12% p.a. Distributing Ireland Optimized sampling
Xtrackers MSCI World UCITS ETF 1DIE00BK1PV551 975 0.12% p.a. Distributing Ireland Optimized sampling
UBS ETF (LU) MSCI World UCITS ETF (USD) A-disLU0340285161 866 0.30% p.a. Distributing Luxembourg Full replication
Vanguard FTSE Developed World UCITS ETF AccIE00BK5BQV03 648 0.12% p.a. Accumulating Ireland Optimized sampling
Amundi ETF MSCI World UCITS ETF DRLU1437016972 492 0.18% p.a. Accumulating Luxembourg Full replication
SPDR MSCI ACWI IMI UCITS ETFIE00B3YLTY66 375 0.40% p.a. Accumulating Ireland Optimized sampling
Xtrackers MSCI World Swap UCITS ETF 1DLU2263803533 119 0.19% p.a. Distributing Luxembourg Unfunded swap
Amundi ETF MSCI World UCITS ETF USDLU1681043672 18 0.38% p.a. Accumulating Luxembourg Unfunded swap
Lyxor MSCI All Country World UCITS ETF - Acc (USD)LU1829220133 9 0.45% p.a. Accumulating Luxembourg Unfunded swap
HSBC MSCI World UCITS ETF USD (Acc)IE000UQND7H4 3 0.15% p.a. Accumulating Ireland Optimized sampling
 
Index   1 month
in %
3 months
in %
6 months
in %
1 year
in %
3 years
in %
MSCI All Country World (ACWI) 3.31% 0.36% 2.04% -1.51% 29.90%
FTSE Developed 2.73% 0.91% 2.43% -0.81% 33.16%
MSCI World 2.49% 0.89% 2.49% -0.72% 33.87%
MSCI All Country World Investable Market (ACWI IMI) 3.50% 0.80% 2.34% -0.60% 30.11%
Index   2022
in %
2021
in %
2020
in %
2019
in %
2018
in %
MSCI All Country World (ACWI) -4.32% 20.21% 11.86% 22.49% -4.44%
FTSE Developed -4.01% 22.54% 12.42% 23.51% -4.01%
MSCI World -3.82% 23.46% 12.14% 23.87% -3.52%
MSCI All Country World Investable Market (ACWI IMI) -3.61% 19.74% 11.59% 22.08% -5.28%

Source: justETF.com; As of 30/11/2022; Calculations in GBP based on the largest ETF of the respective index.