U.K. ETF Overview

With 10 ETFs traded in the U.S. markets, U.K. ETFs gather total assets under management of $2.62B. The average expense ratio is 0.64%. U.K. ETFs can be found in the following asset classes:

  • Currency
  • Equity

The largest U.K. ETF is the iShares MSCI United Kingdom ETF EWU with $2.34B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best performing U.K. ETF was the DGBP at 34.57%. The most-recent ETF launched in the U.K. space was the VelocityShares Daily 4x Long USD vs GBP ETN DGBP in 12/12/17.

Features and News

ETF Of The Week: Odd Times For Ireland

May's successful leadership vote hasn't done much to boost 'EIRL.'

 

Daily ETF Watch

Country ETFs Go Beta

State Street revamps four of its StrategicFactors country funds.

 

ETF Report

 Countries In Review: August 2018

Most country ETFs had it rough in June.

ETF Report

 Countries In Review

Country ETFs saw mostly negative returns, except for some bright spots in developing markets.

Daily ETF Watch

WisdomTree To Close 1 In 10 ETFs

The issuer will shutter a handful of its currency-hedged and trade-focused ETFs.

 

ETF Report

 Countries In Review

Most country ETFs ended up in positive territory in November

Features and News

ETFs Offer Magic For The Holidays: Freedom From Pass-Through Capital Gains Taxes

Why the ETF structure could mean lower taxes for you.

Daily ETF Watch

Franklin Templeton Aims At iShares

Relative newcomer to ETFs comes in with ultra-low-cost single-country offerings.

ETF Report

 Countries In Review: September 2017

Country ETFs were mostly in positive territory, with Norway leading the way.