Investing in South Korea ETFs / South Korea ETF List
A list of South Korea ETFs consists of the Deutsche X-trackers MSCI South Korea Hedged Equity ETF (NYSEARCA: DBKO) from Deutsche Asset & Wealth Management which tracks the MSCI Korea 25/50 US Dollar Hedged Index; the First Trust South Korea AlphaDEX Fund (NYSEARCA: FKO) from First Trust which tracks the Defined South Korea Index; the Horizons Korea KOSPI 200 ETF (NYSEARCA: HKOR) from Horizons which tracks the KOSPI 200 Index; the iShares MSCI South Korea Index Fund (NYSEARCA: EWY) from iShares which tracks the MSCI Korea Index; the SPDR MSCI South Korea Quality Mix ETF (NYSEARCA: QKOR) from State Street SPDR which tracks the MSCI Korea Quality Mix A-Series Index; and the WisdomTree Korea Hedged Equity Fund (NASDAQ: DXKW) from WisdomTree which tracks the WisdomTree Korea Hedged Equity Index. Investors interested in investing in South Korea ETFs should check out our Asia Pacific ETF list, Asia Pacific closed-end fund list, South Korea closed-end fund list and South Korea ADR list pages.
South Korea ETF List*
|ETF||Ticker||Mgr / Advisor||Asset Class||Inception||Tracking Index|
|1||Deutsche X-trackers MSCI South Korea Hedged Equity ETF||DBKO||Deutsche Asset & Wealth Management||Equities - EM||2014/01/23||MSCI Korea 25/50 US Dollar Hedged Index|
|2||First Trust South Korea AlphaDEX Fund||FKO||First Trust||Equities - EM||2011/04/19||Defined South Korea Index|
|3||Horizons Korea KOSPI 200 ETF||HKOR||Horizons||Equities - EM||2014/03/04||KOSPI 200 Index|
|4||iShares MSCI South Korea Index Fund||EWY||iShares||Equities - EM||2000/05/09||MSCI Korea Index|
|5||SPDR MSCI South Korea Quality Mix ETF||QKOR||State Street SPDR||Equities - EM||2014/09/17||MSCI Korea Quality Mix A-Series Index|
|6||WisdomTree Korea Hedged Equity Fund||DXKW||WisdomTree||Equities - EM||2013/11/07||WisdomTree Korea Hedged Equity Index|
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South Korea ETF investors should take a look at these useful and mostly English news resources for investing in South Korean stocks or about the country in general:
- Korea Business Central
- KoreAm Journal
- KOREA Magazine
- The Chosun Ilbo
- The Korea Herald
- The Korea Times
- Yonhap News Agency
Note: If you have a good blog or other useful resource for investing in South Korea or about Korean stocks in general, please let us know as we would be happy to do a link exchange.
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