GERMETFMG Treatments Testing and Advancements ETF
GERM Fund Description
GERM tracks a tier-weighted, narrow index of US-listed, global biotech companies that are engaged in the testing and treatments of infectious diseases.
GERM Factset Analytics Insight
GERM provides unique exposure to a subsector of biotech industry. The passively-managed fund holds companies that test and develop treatments against infectious diseases by focusing on companies at the forefront of R&D, vaccines, therapies and testing technologies. Companies included in the index must meet minimum market-cap and liquidity requirements. Also, companies must have an operating company structure, no pass-through securities. Selected stocks are weighted in tiers wherein the top five largest constituents receives 30% weight in the index in aggregate with an equal weight of 6% each, while the remaining securities are weighted by market-cap with 4% single security cap. Companies with market-cap of $15 billion or more are also equally weighted, receiving 10% portion of the portfolio in aggregate. The index is rebalanced and reconstituted every quarter.
GERM MSCI ESG Analytics Insight
ETFMG Treatments Testing and Advancements ETF has an MSCI ESG Fund Rating of BBB based on a score of 5.70 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. ETFMG Treatments Testing and Advancements ETF ranks in the 35th percentile within its peer group and in the 70th percentile within the global universe of all funds covered by MSCI ESG Fund Ratings.
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This measurement shows how easy it is to trade a $1 million USD block of GERM. GERM is rated a 4 out of 5.
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