Russia ETFs provide exposure to Russian equity securities. One of the BRIC countries, Russia is expected to have high economic development potential as a commodity powerhouse. Investors, however, need to be aware of how Russia's high energy dependence and sometimes-turbulent geopolitics can weigh on its growth.
Russia ETFs are part of the following ETF.com market segments:
- Equity Russia Total Market
- Equity Russia Small Cap
- Inverse Equity: Russia - Total Market
- Leveraged Equity: Russia - Total Market
With 5 ETFs traded in the U.S. markets, Russia ETFs gather total assets under management of $2.72B. The average expense ratio is of 0.86%. Russia ETFs can be found in the following asset classes:
- Fixed Income
The largest Russia ETF is the VanEck Vectors Russia ETF RSX with $1.85B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best performing Russia ETF was the ERUS at 23.33%. The most-recent ETF launched in the Russia space was the Direxion Daily Russia Bull 3x Shares RUSL in 05/25/11.