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.

Latin America ETFs can be found in the following ETF.com market segments:

With 22 ETFs traded in the U.S. markets, Latin America ETFs gather total assets under management of $8.30B. The average expense ratio is 0.67%. 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 $5.47B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best performing Latin America ETF was the ARGT at 4.28%. The most-recent ETF launched in the Latin America space was the Franklin FTSE Latin America ETF FLLA in 10/09/18.

Top ETF Performers

GXG Global X MSCI Colombia ETF 3.98%
ICOL iShares MSCI Colombia ETF 3.03%
EWZS iShares MSCI Brazil Small-Cap ETF 2.88%
BZQ ProShares UltraShort MSCI Brazil Capped 1.63%
BRF VanEck Vectors Brazil Small-Cap ETF 1.42%

Bottom ETF Performers

LBJ Direxion Daily Latin America Bull 3X Shares -12.25%
MEXX Direxion Daily MSCI Mexico Bull 3X Shares -11.65%
AGT iShares MSCI Argentina and Global Exposure ETF -9.30%
ARGT Global X MSCI Argentina ETF -9.06%
HEWW iShares Currency Hedged MSCI Mexico ETF -8.41%

Top Creations

EWW iShares MSCI Mexico ETF 92.99
ECH iShares MSCI Chile ETF 15.73
BRZU Direxion Daily MSCI Brazil Bull 2X Shares 11.65
MEXX Direxion Daily MSCI Mexico Bull 3X Shares 0
AGT iShares MSCI Argentina and Global Exposure ETF 0

Top Redemptions

ILF iShares Latin America 40 ETF -39.85
EPU iShares MSCI Peru ETF -7.73
BZQ ProShares UltraShort MSCI Brazil Capped -4.92
GXG Global X MSCI Colombia ETF -4.79
EWZS iShares MSCI Brazil Small-Cap ETF -2.04

AUM Winners

EWZS iShares MSCI Brazil Small-Cap ETF 4.50%
GXG Global X MSCI Colombia ETF 3.94%
ICOL iShares MSCI Colombia ETF 3.15%
FLBR Franklin FTSE Brazil ETF -0.37%
BZQ ProShares UltraShort MSCI Brazil Capped -0.92%

AUM Losers

AGT iShares MSCI Argentina and Global Exposure ETF -22.33%
EWW iShares MSCI Mexico ETF -18.14%
LBJ Direxion Daily Latin America Bull 3X Shares -12.53%
MEXX Direxion Daily MSCI Mexico Bull 3X Shares -11.80%
ARGT Global X MSCI Argentina ETF -9.44%

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