List of ETFs Focusing on BRIC Countries Listed on U.S. Exchanges
The acronym BRIC refers to the countries of Brazil, Russia, India and China. These countries are often grouped together as they are viewed by many as the leading emerging market economies in the world. There are a handful of ETFs that are based on this group of countries but there are some important differences between the ETFs. While all of the ETFs select companies from these countries, the specific composition of the ETF varies. The number of companies the ETF is comprised of ranges from 40 to 300, the individual weight each country has within each of the ETFs varies quite a bit and the selection of companies with the different ETFs vary as well.