Most British stock trackers replicate the development of the MSCI United Kingdom (UK) index. We have selected for you a few “trackers”, denominated in Euros, that track this index, or others.
While most UK stock trackers replicate the development of the MSCI UK (UK) index, some follow the FTSE 100 or Morningstar UK. ETFs differ from each other in the currency in which they are denominated, and in the way they handle dividend payments. Here are some of them denominated in euros.
While most UK stock trackers replicate the development of the MSCI UK (UK) index, some follow the FTSE 100 or Morningstar UK. ETFs differ from each other in the currency in which they are denominated, and in the way they handle dividend payments. Here are some of them, denominated in euros. ISO Code: IE00B539F030Market: XetraManagement Fee: 0.33% per annum Assets under Management: £140m Ticker: SXR3 GY This BlackRock ETF replicates the MSCI UK Index, which has 82 positions. MSCI UK gives the top spot to consumer goods (20.2%), followed by energy (16.1%), financial services (15.8%) and healthcare (13.9%). SXR3 GY is a physical ETF, which reinvests dividends. Management fee of 0.33% per annum. Other issuers, such as DWS Investments or Amundi, still offer ETFs that repeat MSCI UK. ISIN code: IE0005042456 Market: Euronext Amsterdam Management fee: 0.07% per annum Assets under management: £10.5 billion: ISFA NAHe also issued by BlackRock, This ETF has the FTSE 100 underlying index. This is organized around the 100 largest UK stocks, with a composition similar to that of MSCI UK. The first five positions are also the same, although the weights are different. The ETF distributes dividends, and thus the tax treatment of them is different from that of ex-tracker dividends. The management fee is 0.07% per annum. It is traded on several exchanges and in different currencies, but we chose the variant listed in Amsterdam. Xtrackers FTSE 100 ETF replicates the same index, but reinvests dividends. The management fee is 0.08%. ISIN Code: LU1781541096 Market: XetraManagement Fee: 0.04% per annum Assets under management: £342m Ticker: LCUK GY This Lyxor ETF is listed on the London Stock Exchange in pounds sterling, and on Xetra in euros. It replicates the development of Morningstar UK Net Return which, with 321 sites, is more diversified than the FTSE and MSCI indexes – but again the top five is identical. The ETF distributes profits. Its management fee is barely 0.04% per annum.