Latin America ETF Overview

Latin America ETFs invest in the equity of companies from Latin America. Brazil, Mexico, Chile and Colombia have the largest representation in the Latin America ETF world, with the iShares MSCI Brazil Capped ETF being the biggest Latin America ETF.

With 21 ETFs traded on the U.S. markets, Latin America ETFs have total assets under management of $7.97B. The average expense ratio is 0.68%. Latin America ETFs can be found in the following asset classes:

  • Equity

The largest Latin America ETF is the iShares MSCI Brazil ETF EWZ with $4.55B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best-performing Latin America ETF was MEXX at 38.60%. The most recent ETF launched in the Latin America space was the Franklin FTSE Latin America ETF FLLA on 10/09/18.

Top ETF Performers

ECH iShares MSCI Chile ETF 15.02%
BZQ ProShares UltraShort MSCI Brazil Capped 1.08%
FLN First Trust Latin America AlphaDEX Fund -1.80%
EWZ iShares MSCI Brazil ETF -1.83%
FLBR Franklin FTSE Brazil ETF -1.98%

Bottom ETF Performers

MEXX Direxion Daily MSCI Mexico Bull 3X Shares -16.71%
LBJ Direxion Daily Latin America Bull 2X Shares -10.23%
ICOL iShares MSCI Colombia ETF -8.54%
GXG Global X MSCI Colombia ETF -8.10%
ARGT Global X MSCI Argentina ETF -7.96%

Top Creations

EWZ iShares MSCI Brazil ETF 122.67
BRZU Direxion Daily MSCI Brazil Bull 2X Shares 57.38
ECH iShares MSCI Chile ETF 4.37
UBR ProShares Ultra MSCI Brazil Capped 1.70
EWZS iShares MSCI Brazil Small-Cap ETF 0

Top Redemptions

EWW iShares MSCI Mexico ETF -19.07
ILF iShares Latin America 40 ETF -6.74
EPU iShares MSCI Peru ETF -6.01
MEXX Direxion Daily MSCI Mexico Bull 3X Shares -4.29
ARGT Global X MSCI Argentina ETF -1.71

AUM Winners

ECH iShares MSCI Chile ETF 27.92%
FLBR Franklin FTSE Brazil ETF 24.94%
BZQ ProShares UltraShort MSCI Brazil Capped 20.19%
EPU iShares MSCI Peru ETF 6.63%
ILF iShares Latin America 40 ETF -0.20%

AUM Losers

EWW iShares MSCI Mexico ETF -22.36%
MEXX Direxion Daily MSCI Mexico Bull 3X Shares -16.92%
FLN First Trust Latin America AlphaDEX Fund -12.00%
ARGT Global X MSCI Argentina ETF -11.53%
LBJ Direxion Daily Latin America Bull 2X Shares -10.18%

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