Top MSCI EMU ETFs
The MSCI EMU index Factsheet
The MSCI EMU index is an equity index which tracks the largest companies from the Eurozone. The MSCI EMU index covers with 239 (as of: 31/12/15) constituents approximately 85% of the total market capitalisation of the Eurozone.
France holds the largest share with 32.44%, followed by Germany (24.49%) and Spain (10.57%). In regards to sector allocation, the MSCI EMU index shows a tilt towards financials services (21.17%), consumer discretionary (14.62%) and industrials (13.86%). (Source: MSCI; MSCI Disclaimer; As of 30/04/2016).
ETF investors profit from price gains and dividends of the MSCI EMU constituents. Currently, the MSCI EMU index is tracked by 6 ETFs.
Cost of MSCI EMU ETFs
The total expense ratio (TER) of MSCI EMU ETFs is between 0.15% p.a. and 0.33% p.a.. In comparison, an actively managed fund on Europe like the DWS EUROVESTA costs around 1.42% per year. Calculate your individual cost savings by using our cost calculator.
The best MSCI EMU ETF by 1-year fund return as of 30/09/16
|1||SPDR MSCI EMU UCITS ETF||20.38%|
|2||db x-trackers MSCI EMU Index UCITS ETF (DR) 1D||20.29%|
|3||iShares MSCI EMU UCITS ETF||20.26%|
The largest MSCI EMU ETF by fund size in GBP
|1||UBS ETF (LU) MSCI EMU UCITS ETF (EUR) A-dis||1,307 m|
|2||iShares MSCI EMU UCITS ETF||977 m|
|3||db x-trackers MSCI EMU Index UCITS ETF (DR) 1D||573 m|
The cheapest MSCI EMU ETF by total expense ratio
|1||db x-trackers MSCI EMU Index UCITS ETF (DR) 1D||0.15% p.a.|
|2||UBS ETF (IE) MSCI EMU SF UCITS ETF (EUR) A-acc||0.23% p.a.|
|3||UBS ETF (LU) MSCI EMU UCITS ETF (EUR) A-dis||0.23% p.a.|
MSCI EMU ETFs in comparison
Besides return, there are further important factors to consider when selecting an MSCI EMU ETF. In order to provide a sound decision basis, you find a list of all MSCI EMU ETFs with details on size, cost, age, use of profits, fund domicile and replication method ranked by fund size.
in m GBP
|Use of profits||Fund domicile||Replication method|
|UBS ETF (LU) MSCI EMU UCITS ETF (EUR) A-disLU0147308422||1,307||0.23% p.a.||Distributing||Luxembourg||Full replication|
|iShares MSCI EMU UCITS ETFIE00B53QG562||977||0.33% p.a.||Accumulating||Ireland||Full replication|
|db x-trackers MSCI EMU Index UCITS ETF (DR) 1DLU0846194776||573||0.15% p.a.||Distributing||Luxembourg||Full replication|
|Amundi ETF MSCI EMU UCITS ETFFR0010655688||570||0.25% p.a.||Distributing||France||Full replication|
|SPDR MSCI EMU UCITS ETFIE00B910VR50||263||0.25% p.a.||Accumulating||Ireland||Full replication|
|UBS ETF (IE) MSCI EMU SF UCITS ETF (EUR) A-accIE00B5B1MZ58||30||0.23% p.a.||Accumulating||Ireland||Swap-based|
Source: justETF.com; As of 24/10/16
Return comparison of all MSCI EMU ETFs
The table shows the returns of all MSCI EMU 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.
|SPDR MSCI EMU UCITS ETF||0.79%||10.95%||12.48%||20.38%||23.57%|
|db x-trackers MSCI EMU Index UCITS ETF (DR) 1D||0.82%||10.99%||12.35%||20.29%||23.83%|
|iShares MSCI EMU UCITS ETF||0.79%||10.96%||12.43%||20.26%||24.18%|
|Amundi ETF MSCI EMU UCITS ETF||0.80%||10.97%||12.36%||20.23%||23.81%|
|UBS ETF (LU) MSCI EMU UCITS ETF (EUR) A-dis||0.82%||10.90%||12.37%||20.22%||22.86%|
|UBS ETF (IE) MSCI EMU SF UCITS ETF (EUR) A-acc||0.77%||10.89%||11.98%||19.63%||22.15%|
|SPDR MSCI EMU UCITS ETF||13.74%||3.66%||-2.31%||-||-|
|db x-trackers MSCI EMU Index UCITS ETF (DR) 1D||13.69%||3.92%||-2.20%||24.82%||-|
|iShares MSCI EMU UCITS ETF||13.69%||3.87%||-2.00%||26.19%||16.93%|
|Amundi ETF MSCI EMU UCITS ETF||13.65%||3.79%||-2.28%||26.43%||16.90%|
|UBS ETF (LU) MSCI EMU UCITS ETF (EUR) A-dis||13.63%||3.81%||-2.19%||26.11%||16.38%|
|UBS ETF (IE) MSCI EMU SF UCITS ETF (EUR) A-acc||13.19%||3.23%||-2.81%||26.09%||16.36%|
Source: justETF.com; As of 30/09/16; Calculations in GBP including dividends