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Brazil ETFs

Brazil has the largest economy in the South America and the world's seventh largest by the nominal GDP. The country is rich in natural resources. The country’s oil independence reduces risk associated with the increase in energy prices. The most important areas of the Brazilian economy are: agriculture, mining, manufacturing and service sector. In addition, Brazil is the second largest world producer of iron-ore. Brazil is one of the world's fastest growing countries and it is a member of a group of four emerging economies called BRIC. Exchange Traded Funds are one of the easiest and safest ways to invest in Brazil. There are Many Exchange Traded Funds which focus on Brazil. Such ETFs may invest in Brazilian stocks, either through local stock exchanges or with American and global depositary receipts on European and U.S. stock exchanges. Brazil's ETFs are passively managed and track underlying index. Number of the Brazilian ETFs should increase as the Brazilian economy is opening up to new foreign investments. The risks and rewards of investing in Brazil are high. Brazil attracts many investors due to high interest rates. Nevertheless, due to the political instability and export-dependence Brazil is riskier than many other developed markets. Brazilian Exchange-Traded Funds may focus on the variety of sectors (such as financials or infrastructure) and many different market capitalizations.

Strongest Trends Summary: Brazil ETFs


Blend, Brazil ETF is in the long-term up 41% in 3 years and up 98% in 7 years.
Infrastructure, Brazil ETF is in the long-term down -68% below S&P in 8 years.
Small-cap, Brazil ETFs on average are in the long-term up 93% in 7 years.

Brazil ETFs List

Symbol Company Name Price Change Total net assets Total expense ratio
BRAF Global X Funds 5.33 0.77%
BRAQ Global X Funds 12.03 2.3% 0.77%
BRAZ Global X Funds 8.81 1.73% 0.69%
BRF Market Vectors Brazil Small Cap ETF 15.58 1.76%
BRXX Emerging Global Shares INDXX Brazil Infr 6.2 0.85%
BRZU Direxion Shares Exchange Traded Fund Trust 28.33 8.92%
BZF WisdomTree Dreyfus ETF BZ Real Fnd 17.09 0.59% 33.41 M 0.45%
BZQ ProShares UltraShort MSCI Brazil Capped 19.47 -5.02% 16.77 M 0.95%
DBBR DBX ETF Trust 10.07 2.03% 0.6%
EWZ iShares MSCI Brazil Index 32.29 2.7% 4.25 B 0.61%
EWZS iShares MSCI Brazil Small Cap Index ETF 10.74 1.8% 31.53 M 0.61%
FBZ First Trust Exchange Traded AlphaDEX Fund II 13.24 1.14%
UBR ProShares Ultra MSCI Brazil Capped 53.89 5.09% 6.72 M 0.95%