November 05, 2012 at 07:00 AM EST
Ultimate Guide To MSCI Pacific Ex-Japan Index Fund (EPP)
Japan isn’t getting much love in the eyes of investors these days. The benchmark Nikkei is down significantly from the highs of the early 1990s and the country continues to feel the impact of a high debt burden. Furthermore, the yen has remained strong adding further pressure to the struggling exporting economy. As such, many believe that Japan won’t be an Asian Pacific powerhouse any time soon like neighboring economies [see Free Report: How To Pick The Right ETF Every Time]. Other countries in the region are healthier with far more attractive growth prospects, but many of the Asia Pacific ETFs include Japan as a core holding because of the massive size of their economy. For investors who don’t want Japanese exposure, but are eager to tap into booming Asia Pacific region ought to take a closer look at the iShares MSCI Pacific ex-Japan Index Fund (EPP). In A Nutshell The iShares MSCI [...] Click here to read the original article on ETFdb.com. Related Posts: Ex-Japan ETFs In Focus First Ex-Japan Small Cap ETF Debuts RAFI ETFs YTD: Boom Or Bust? Dividend ETFs: Going Beyond The United States Dividend ETF Expansion: iShares Launches Asia, Emerging Markets Funds
Japan isn’t getting much love in the eyes of investors these days. The benchmark Nikkei is down significantly from the highs of the early 1990s and the country continues to feel the impact of a high debt burden. Furthermore, the yen has remained strong adding further pressure to the struggling exporting economy. As such, many believe that Japan won’t be an Asian Pacific powerhouse any time soon like neighboring economies [see Free Report: How To Pick The Right ETF Every Time]. Other countries in the region are healthier with far more attractive growth prospects, but many of the Asia Pacific ETFs include Japan as a core holding because of the massive size of their economy. For investors who don’t want Japanese exposure, but are eager to tap into booming Asia Pacific region ought to take a closer look at the iShares MSCI Pacific ex-Japan Index Fund (EPP). In A Nutshell The iShares MSCI [...]

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