List of ETFs Focusing on South Korea Listed on U.S. Exchanges
Investors looking to invest in South Korean companies through ETFs have a few more choices available to them compared to many countries. Here are a few notes on these ETFs:
- Most of the ETFs are comprised of a wide range of large and mid-cap stocks with a few small-cap companies represented sporadically. As a general rule these ETFs are weighted towards the large-cap companies.
- Examples of large-cap companies included in these ETFs are Samsung Electronics, Hyndai Motors, Naver Corp., Shinhan Financial Group and SK Hynix. Samsung in particular represents a notable percentage of many of these ETFs. Remember to always check with the ETF provider to verify the exact composition of any ETF.
- The number of companies included in these ETFs ranges from approximately 40 to 200.
ETFs Focusing on South Korea