Name of ETF: iShares Currency Hedged MSCI EMU ETF
Benchmark Index: MSCI EMU 100% USD Hedged Index
Ticker Symbol: HEZU
Approximate Number of Companies in this ETF: 250
Hedged ETF: This is a hedged ETF. When the U.S. dollar is rising in relation to the Euro the returns on this ETF will be higher than a similar non-hedged ETF. Conversely, when the Euro is rising relative to the U.S. dollar the returns on this ETF will be lower than similar non-hedged ETF.
Types of European Companies Included in this ETF: Large and mid-sized companies located in throughout the European Monetary Union.
Countries with the Most Representation: France and Germany.
Sector with the Most Representation: The sector with the most representation (largest weight) is the financial sector.