EWSiShares MSCI Singapore ETF
EWS Fund Description
EWS tracks a market-cap weighted index of Singaporean firms, covering top 85% of the market subjected to diversification requirements.
EWS Factset Analytics Insight
EWS is a comprehensive and neutral Singapore ETF with a reasonable cost. It offers a reasonable Fit to our neutral benchmark even though it excludes most of the benchmark's smaller firms, resulting in a large-cap tilt. EWS is easy to trade with narrow spreads, and institutions should be able to find plenty of liquidity to move block orders. The fund charges an average fee for the single-country space, and generally its holdings costs are lower thanks to tight tracking and securities lending. EWS changed its name from iShares MSCI Singapore ETF to iShares MSCI Singapore Capped ETF on 12/1/2016. It changed its underlying index from MSCI Singapore Index to MSCI Singapore 25/50 Index. The new index has explicit diversification requirements which may impact the weights of EWS’s top holdings.
EWS MSCI ESG Analytics Insight
iShares MSCI Singapore ETF has an MSCI ESG Fund Rating of AA based on a score of 7.73 out of 10. The MSCI ESG Fund Rating measures the resiliency of portfolios to long-term risks and opportunities arising from environmental, social, and governance factors. ESG Fund Ratings range from best (AAA) to worst (CCC). Highly rated funds consist of companies that tend to show strong and/or improving management of financially relevant environmental, social and governance issues. These companies may be more resilient to disruptions arising from ESG events.
The fund’s Peer Rank reflects the ranking of a fund’s MSCI ESG Fund Quality Score against the scores of other funds within the same peer group, as defined by the Thomson Reuters Lipper Global Classification. iShares MSCI Singapore ETF ranks in the 91st percentile within its peer group and in the 96th percentile within the global universe of all funds covered by MSCI ESG Fund Ratings.
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EWS Factset Analytics Block Liquidity
This measurement shows how easy it is to trade a $1 million USD block of EWS. EWS is rated a 4 out of 5.
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