BetaShares WRLD ETF (ASX:WRLD)

The BetaShares WRLD ETF provides investors with exposure to an actively managed portfolio of global shares, seeking to reduce volatility and defend against losses in declining markets.

WRLD share price & data

Ticker code: WRLD
Yearly fee (MER): 0.54%
FUM: $58.32 million
Monthly spread: 0.55%
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$25.00
$27.50
$30.00
$32.50
$35.00
$37.50
$40.00
$42.50
$25.00
$27.50
$30.00
$32.50
$35.00
$37.50
$40.00
$42.50
$25.00
$27.50
$30.00
$32.50
$35.00
$37.50
$40.00
$42.50
$25.00
$27.50
$30.00
$32.50
$35.00
$37.50
$40.00
$42.50
Range: 1 mth | 3 mths | 6 mths | 1 yr | 2 yrs | 5 yrs | 10 yrs

Prices updated using end of day data. Capital return only. FUM, fee and spread data updated monthly. Last updated: July 2020.

What does the WRLD invest in?

The WRLD ETF invests in a broad portfolio of global companies, which generally consists of at least 1,500 of the largest companies listed on stock exchanges of the world’s major developed economies. While doing this, WRLD monitors sharemarket volatility and attempts to reduce the impact of major market declines.

What do investors use WRLD for?

The BetaShares WRLD ETF could be used by investors looking to gain exposure to the upside potential of global shares but who may be concerned about volatility and uncertainty in financial markets. The WRLD ETF employs a risk management strategy overlay in an attempt to provide investors with a smoother investment ride, typically sacrificing some potential upside in order to reduce exposure in falling markets.

WRLD dividend information

Fund Issuer

BetaShares is one of Australia’s largest ETF issuers, by the number of ETFs issued on the ASX and total funds under management (FUM).

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Tax Domicile

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Registry

Link Market Services is the second-largest share registry in Australia and operates from offices in 11 countries throughout Australasia, Asia, Africa, the Middle East and Europe.

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