Russia ETFs provide exposure to Russian equity securities. One of the BRIC countries, Russia is expected to have high economic development potential as a commodity powerhouse. Investors, however, need to be aware of how Russia's high energy dependence and sometimes-turbulent geopolitics can weigh on its growth.
With 5 ETFs traded on the U.S. markets, Russia ETFs have total assets under management of $2.30B. The average expense ratio is 0.69%. Russia ETFs can be found in the following asset classes:
The largest Russia ETF is the VanEck Russia ETF RSX with $1.56B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best-performing Russia ETF was RUSL at 91.62%. The most recent ETF launched in the Russia space was the Franklin FTSE Russia ETF FLRU on 02/06/18.