Hong Kong ETF

Chinese share market has seen greatest level of volatility since the finance crises. Investors should note that stocks listed in Hong Kong are mostly not the same as China. Because of strict capital controls and closed financial market. Most of the Chinese ETF listed in the US tracks stocks listed in Hong Kong. It is only […]

Nikkei Index Fund and other Japan ETFs

Japan ETF

What is the Nikkei 225 Index? The Nikkei 225 is one of the most well known Japanese benchmark index. Unlike the Chinese stock market indexes. There are a number of index funds that tracks the major Japanese equity indexes for US investors. Similarly to the Dow Jones Industrial average, the Nikkei index is calculated on a […]

Russian ETF Turnaround – A Value Opportunity

Investors should always been cautious investing in Russia. Volatility is nothing new for the Russian Market as seen following the famous Russia debt default in the 1990s which brought LTCM to its knees and continuously weak governance and corruption.  The 10% one day loss in the Russian market index following annexation of Crimea and intervention in Eastern Ukraine […]

Time To Get Into India ETF

The indian economy lost momentum in 2013 and 2014 with growth dropping to low single digits. Due to the ineptitude, weak governance and management of government led by the Congress party even India’s presence along with other countries in BRIC has been questioned . However since the election in late 2014 investors saw an opportunity […]

Performance of France ETF vs Eurozone

iShares France ETF (EWQ) is an index tracking exchange trade fund tracking the MSCI France Index. It is designed as an easy way for investors to gain a exposure to large capitalized listed French companies which performance follow closely the French market and economy. ETF gives a ease of access for investors to include international exposure to […]