Russia ETF Overview

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.

Russia ETFs are part of the following market segments:

With 6 ETFs traded in the U.S. markets, Russia ETFs gather total assets under management of $2.14B. The average expense ratio is 0.78%. Russia ETFs can be found in the following asset classes:

  • Equity

The largest Russia ETF is the VanEck Vectors Russia ETF RSX with $1.33B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best performing Russia ETF was the FLRU at 12.91%. The most-recent ETF launched in the Russia space was the Franklin FTSE Russia ETF FLRU in 02/06/18.

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