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 $9.09B. 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 $5.60B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best performing Latin America ETF was the AGT at 22.29%. 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

MEXX Direxion Daily MSCI Mexico Bull 3X Shares 46.94%
LBJ Direxion Daily Latin America Bull 2X Shares 27.33%
UBR ProShares Ultra MSCI Brazil Capped 26.75%
BRZU Direxion Daily MSCI Brazil Bull 2X Shares 25.94%
ILF iShares Latin America 40 ETF 17.45%

Bottom ETF Performers

BZQ ProShares UltraShort MSCI Brazil Capped -25.72%
FBZ First Trust Brazil AlphaDEX Fund 7.81%
EPU iShares MSCI Peru ETF 7.86%
HEWW iShares Currency Hedged MSCI Mexico ETF 9.81%
FLN First Trust Latin America AlphaDEX Fund 9.90%

Top Creations

EWW iShares MSCI Mexico ETF 78.83
ILF iShares Latin America 40 ETF 4.94
LBJ Direxion Daily Latin America Bull 2X Shares 2.51
EPU iShares MSCI Peru ETF 1.48
BZQ ProShares UltraShort MSCI Brazil Capped 0.43

Top Redemptions

ECH iShares MSCI Chile ETF -13.20
EWZS iShares MSCI Brazil Small-Cap ETF -1.91
ARGT Global X MSCI Argentina ETF -1.19
BRZU Direxion Daily MSCI Brazil Bull 2X Shares -0.77
GXG Global X MSCI Colombia ETF 0.00

AUM Winners

EPU iShares MSCI Peru ETF 52.30%
MEXX Direxion Daily MSCI Mexico Bull 3X Shares 47.01%
EWW iShares MSCI Mexico ETF 41.31%
ILF iShares Latin America 40 ETF 29.76%
LBJ Direxion Daily Latin America Bull 2X Shares 27.39%

AUM Losers

BZQ ProShares UltraShort MSCI Brazil Capped -21.77%
ARGT Global X MSCI Argentina ETF 3.77%
FBZ First Trust Brazil AlphaDEX Fund 8.17%
BRF VanEck Vectors Brazil Small-Cap ETF 8.65%
FLN First Trust Latin America AlphaDEX Fund 8.65%

Features and News

Marijuana ETFs Dip Despite Election

Several states passed legalization ballot measures on Tuesday. So why are marijuana ETFs sliding today?

ETF Report

Countries In Review: November 2020

Country ETFs struggled in September.

Features and News

Marijuana ETFs Get Second Wind

Looming U.S. federal decriminalization of cannabis breathes life into faltering sector.

Features and News

Worst Performing ETFs Of The Year

Nineteen of the 20 worst-performing ETFs come from one sector.

ETF Report

Countries In Review: October 2020

Country ETFs were dominated by developed market countries.

Daily ETF Watch

First US Focused Marijuana ETF Launches

AdvisorShares' new ETF offers unique exposure to U.S. cannabis markets. 

ETF Report

Countries In Review: September 2020

Country ETFs had a strong month.

ETF Report

Countries In Review: July August 2020

Country ETFs had a strong month.

ETF Report

Thematic ETFs Find Their Niche

Theme investing has gained wider acceptance among investors looking to capture key trends.