Vontobel Holding Ltd. Takes $11.49 Million Position in iShares MSCI South Korea ETF (NYSEARCA:EWY)

Vontobel Holding Ltd. bought a new stake in shares of iShares MSCI South Korea ETF (NYSEARCA:EWYGet Rating) during the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent filing with the SEC. The fund bought 242,661 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock, valued at approximately $11,492,000. Vontobel Holding Ltd. owned approximately 0.48% of iShares MSCI South Korea ETF as of its most recent filing with the SEC.

Other institutional investors and hedge funds have also added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Factory Mutual Insurance Co. boosted its holdings in iShares MSCI South Korea ETF by 64.3% during the third quarter. Factory Mutual Insurance Co. now owns 437,000 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $20,696,000 after purchasing an additional 171,000 shares in the last quarter. First Republic Investment Management Inc. boosted its stake in iShares MSCI South Korea ETF by 9.5% in the 3rd quarter. First Republic Investment Management Inc. now owns 9,283 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $440,000 after buying an additional 802 shares in the last quarter. Citizens Business Bank bought a new stake in iShares MSCI South Korea ETF in the third quarter valued at $439,000. Millburn Ridgefield Corp raised its stake in iShares MSCI South Korea ETF by 49.7% during the third quarter. Millburn Ridgefield Corp now owns 264,474 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $12,525,000 after acquiring an additional 87,813 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Barclays PLC lifted its holdings in shares of iShares MSCI South Korea ETF by 24.4% during the third quarter. Barclays PLC now owns 73,458 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $3,479,000 after acquiring an additional 14,396 shares during the period.

iShares MSCI South Korea ETF Stock Down 0.3 %

EWY opened at $63.71 on Wednesday. iShares MSCI South Korea ETF has a twelve month low of $47.19 and a twelve month high of $74.66. The firm’s 50-day simple moving average is $58.71 and its 200-day simple moving average is $56.48.

About iShares MSCI South Korea ETF

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iShares MSCI South Korea Capped ETF (the Fund) is an exchange-traded fund (ETF). The Fund seeks investment results that correspond generally to the price and yield performance, before fees and expenses, of the MSCI Korea 25/50 Index (the Index). The Index consists of stocks traded primarily on the Stock Market Division of the Korean Exchange.

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