List of ETFs Focusing on the United Kingdom Listed on U.S. Exchanges
Most of the ETFs on this list are comprised of a mix of large and mid-sized companies located in the United Kingdom. While these ETFs might be comprised of a few small-cap companies, only the iShares ETF (EWUS) specifically focus on this category of stocks. Here are a few notes regarding these ETFs:
- The iShares ETF (EWU) is the most liquid/traded ETF in this category.
- The First Trust ETF (FXU) and the SPDR ETF (QGBR) are both based on indices that use fundamentals to select the companies that are chosen.
- There are a couple of hedged ETFs for those investors who want exposure to companies from the United Kingdom, but do not want exposure to the British pound. These ETFs are hedged to the US dollar.
- While there only a few ETFs that focus exclusively on the United Kingdom, there are several ETFs listed on U.S. exchanges that are weighted towards companies from the United Kingdom. Most of these ETFs focus on companies from Europe with a significant percentage of these companies located in the U.K.
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ETFs Focusing on the United Kingdom
WisdomTree United Kingdom Hedged Equity ETF (DXPS) (Dividend-paying companies)
ETFs Weighted Towards the United Kingdom