Schroder Investment Management Group increased its position in iShares MSCI South Korea ETF (NYSEARCA:EWY) by 2,017.1% during the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm owned 902,939 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after acquiring an additional 860,290 shares during the period. Schroder Investment Management Group owned approximately 1.56% of iShares MSCI South Korea ETF worth $60,388,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

Several other hedge funds have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in EWY. Tiverton Asset Management LLC acquired a new position in iShares MSCI South Korea ETF during the 2nd quarter valued at about $15,124,000. Millennium Management LLC increased its stake in iShares MSCI South Korea ETF by 89.6% during the 2nd quarter. Millennium Management LLC now owns 359,126 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $24,316,000 after buying an additional 169,676 shares during the period. Exane Derivatives increased its stake in iShares MSCI South Korea ETF by 1,851.3% during the 2nd quarter. Exane Derivatives now owns 155,833 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $10,548,000 after buying an additional 147,847 shares during the period. City of London Investment Management Co. Ltd. increased its stake in iShares MSCI South Korea ETF by 53.6% during the 2nd quarter. City of London Investment Management Co. Ltd. now owns 357,004 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $24,146,000 after buying an additional 124,614 shares during the period. Finally, BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA increased its stake in iShares MSCI South Korea ETF by 23.4% during the 1st quarter. BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA now owns 532,559 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $40,182,000 after buying an additional 100,926 shares during the period.

iShares MSCI South Korea ETF stock traded up $1.39 during trading hours on Friday, hitting $62.10. 4,553,985 shares of the company traded hands, compared to its average volume of 3,021,692. iShares MSCI South Korea ETF has a 1-year low of $60.46 and a 1-year high of $79.07.

iShares MSCI South Korea ETF Profile

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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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for iShares MSCI South Korea ETF (NYSEARCA:EWY)

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