Investing in Israel ETFs / Israel ETF List
A list of Israel ETFs consists of the iShares MSCI Israel Capped Index Fund (NYSEARCA: EIS) from iShares which tracks the MSCI Israel Capped Investable Market Index and the Market Vectors Israel ETF (NYSEARCA: ISRA) from Van Eck which tracks the BlueStar Israel Global Index. Both of these Israel indices include the largest and most liquid large cap Israeli stocks as well as mid cap and small cap stocks in order to give a broad measure of the Israel stock market or the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange (TASE). Investors interested in investing in Israel ETFs should check out our Israel closed-end fund list and Israel ADR list pages as there are a large number of technology stocks along with a noticeable smattering of pharmaceutical/biotech and defense names among the Israeli stocks with ADRs on US exchanges.
Israel ETF List*
|ETF||Ticker||Mgr / Advisor||Asset Class||Inception||Tracking Index|
|1||iShares MSCI Israel Capped Index Fund||EIS||iShares||Equities - EM||2008/03/26||MSCI Israel Capped Investable Market Index|
|2||Market Vectors Israel||ISRA||Van Eck||Equities - EM||2013/06/26||BlueStar Israel Global Index|
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Israel ETF investors will want to check out these useful and mostly English news resources for investing in Israeli stocks or about the country in general:
- Arutz Sheva
- Bizness Magazine
- Israel HaYom
- The Jerusalem Post
- The Times of Israel
- Yedioth Ahronoth
In addition, IsraelStrategist.com is an excellent resource on the Israeli economy and the range of investment opportunities that the country presents.
Note: If you have a good blog or other useful resource for investing in Israel or about Israeli stocks in general, please let us know as we would be happy to do a link exchange.
For additional resources for investing in emerging market ETFs or in Israel, check out all of our ETF category or Israel category articles/links or subscribe to an RSS feed of articles mentioning Israel here and ETFs here.