Psagot Investment House Ltd. Reduces Stake in iShares MSCI South Korea Capped ETF (EWY)

Psagot Investment House Ltd. cut its stake in iShares MSCI South Korea Capped ETF (NYSEARCA:EWY) by 77.6% during the third quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 124,859 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after selling 433,434 shares during the quarter. Psagot Investment House Ltd. owned approximately 0.23% of iShares MSCI South Korea Capped ETF worth $8,623,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently bought and sold shares of EWY. Schroder Investment Management Group acquired a new position in shares of iShares MSCI South Korea Capped ETF in the third quarter worth $12,210,000. City of London Investment Management Co. Ltd. increased its stake in shares of iShares MSCI South Korea Capped ETF by 866.5% in the second quarter. City of London Investment Management Co. Ltd. now owns 178,800 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $12,120,000 after acquiring an additional 160,300 shares during the last quarter. Pioneer Investment Management Inc. acquired a new position in shares of iShares MSCI South Korea Capped ETF in the second quarter worth $9,353,000. Schafer Cullen Capital Management Inc. increased its stake in shares of iShares MSCI South Korea Capped ETF by 100.1% in the second quarter. Schafer Cullen Capital Management Inc. now owns 266,318 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $18,059,000 after acquiring an additional 133,215 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Ameriprise Financial Inc. increased its stake in shares of iShares MSCI South Korea Capped ETF by 409.9% in the third quarter. Ameriprise Financial Inc. now owns 134,983 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $9,321,000 after acquiring an additional 108,513 shares during the last quarter.

iShares MSCI South Korea Capped ETF (NYSEARCA:EWY) traded down $1.34 during midday trading on Wednesday, hitting $74.26. 1,916,000 shares of the stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 2,404,158. iShares MSCI South Korea Capped ETF has a 1-year low of $52.60 and a 1-year high of $77.60.

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About iShares MSCI South Korea Capped ETF

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.

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

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