AIA - iShares Asia 50 ETF
|Ex-Dividend Date||Dec 14, 2020|
|Trading Day||April 16|
|Day's Range||93.79 - 94.37|
|52-Week Range||56.06 - 102.50|
The investment seeks to track the S&P Asia 50TM, which is a float-adjusted, market capitalization-weighted index that is designed to measure the performance of the 51 leading companies listed in four Asian countries or regions: Hong Kong, Singapore, South Korea and Taiwan. The fund generally will invest at least 90% of its assets in the component securities of the index and in investments that have economic characteristics that are substantially identical to the component securities and may invest up to 10% of its assets in certain futures, options and swap contracts, cash and cash equivalents. It is non-diversified.
|Asset Class |
|Inception Date |
Nov 13, 2007
|Ticker Symbol |
|Index Tracked |
S&P Asia 50 Index
Top 10 Holdings65.98% of assets
|Tencent Holdings Ltd||700.HK||13.38%|
|Alibaba Group Holding Ltd Ordinary Shares||9988.HK||12.06%|
|Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co Ltd||2330.TW||11.68%|
|Samsung Electronics Co Ltd||005930.KS||11.31%|
|AIA Group Ltd||1299.HK||4.17%|
|China Construction Bank Corp Class H||939.HK||2.36%|
|JD.com Inc Ordinary Shares - Class A||9618.HK||2.15%|
|SK Hynix Inc||000660.KS||1.99%|
|Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Ltd||388.HK||1.98%|
|Dec 14, 2020||$0.706||Dec 18, 2020|
|Jun 15, 2020||$0.26||Jun 19, 2020|
|Dec 16, 2019||$1.060195||Dec 20, 2019|
|Jun 17, 2019||$0.4184||Jun 21, 2019|
|Dec 18, 2018||$1.051636||Dec 24, 2018|
|Jun 19, 2018||$0.3281||Jun 25, 2018|
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