iShares MSCI ACWI ex U.S. ETF

Shareclass
iShares MSCI ACWI ex US ETF (ACWX)
Type
Exchange-traded fund
Deforestation grade: Fund is invested in deforestation-risk agricultural commodity producer/traders, above the threshold of 1.5%. Assigned a grade of F.
How we track deforestation-risk investments
F
14.13%
INVESTED IN DEFORESTATION-RISK COMPANIES
producers
AGRIBUSINESS
deforestation-risk producers and traders of palm oil, paper/pulp, rubber, timber, cattle, and soy
banks
BANKS AND LENDERS
that finance deforestation-risk agribusiness producers via lending and underwriting
consumers
MAJOR CONSUMER BRANDS
that use deforestation-risk agribusiness commodities in products
133
holdings flagged
14%
of assets flagged
This fund contains
 $660.28 MILLION invested 
in holdings flagged for deforestation risk
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producers
Commodity producers
38 holdings
1.5% of assets
$70.32 MILLION invested
banks
Banks and lenders
31 holdings
5.09% of assets
$238.64 MILLION invested
consumers
Major consumer brands
73 holdings
7.99% of assets
$374.69 MILLION invested
Commodity producers
Commodity producers
38 HOLDINGS
Companies that produce and trade palm oil, paper/pulp, rubber, timber, cattle, and soy, and have a past record or a significant risk of contributing to deforestation, land grabbing, and human rights abuses. Investing in any of these companies assigns a fund a grade of C if total producer exposure is below the threshold of 0.5%; a grade of D if below 1.5%; and a grade of F if above 1.5%.
38 HOLDINGS
  • % of portfolio
    $ invested
  • 1. Mitsubishi Corp
    Palm oil producer
    0.27%0.27% of portfolio
    $12.84M$12.84M invested
    Palm oil producer
  • 2. Glencore PLC
    Soy producerPalm oil producer
    0.24%0.24% of portfolio
    $11.32M$11.32M invested
    Soy producerPalm oil producer
  • 3. ITOCHU Corp
    Timber producerRubber producerPaper/pulp producerPalm oil producer
    0.21%0.21% of portfolio
    $9.68M$9.68M invested
    Timber producerRubber producerPaper/pulp producerPalm oil producer
  • 4. Marubeni Corp
    Timber producerRubber producerPaper/pulp producer
    0.1%0.1% of portfolio
    $4.89M$4.89M invested
    Timber producerRubber producerPaper/pulp producer
  • 5. UPM-Kymmene Oyj
    Timber producerPaper/pulp producer
    0.08%0.08% of portfolio
    $3.59M$3.59M invested
    Timber producerPaper/pulp producer
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Banks and lenders
Banks and lenders
31 HOLDINGS
Financial institutions directly and indirectly involved in underwriting and lending to deforestation-risk producers and traders. Investing in any of these companies assigns a fund a grade of B (assuming there are no investments in producers).
31 HOLDINGS
  • % of portfolio
    $ invested
  • 1. HSBC Holdings PLC
    0.64%0.64% of portfolio
    $29.96M$29.96M invested
  • 2. Commonwealth Bank of Australia
    0.5%0.5% of portfolio
    $23.28M$23.28M invested
  • 3. Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group Inc
    0.44%0.44% of portfolio
    $20.48M$20.48M invested
  • 4. Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group Inc
    0.31%0.31% of portfolio
    $14.41M$14.41M invested
  • 5. BNP Paribas Act. Cat.A
    0.28%0.28% of portfolio
    $13.4M$13.4M invested
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Major consumer brands
Major consumer brands
73 HOLDINGS
Consumer goods retailers that source palm oil, paper/pulp, rubber, timber, cattle, and soy from deforestation-risk producers and traders and sell it to consumers worldwide. Investing in any of these companies assigns a fund a grade of B (assuming there are no investments in producers).
73 HOLDINGS
  • % of portfolio
    $ invested
  • 1. Nestle SA
    Soy major consumer brandCattle major consumer brandPaper/pulp major consumer brandPalm oil major consumer brand
    1.05%1.05% of portfolio
    $49.29M$49.29M invested
    Soy major consumer brandCattle major consumer brandPaper/pulp major consumer brandPalm oil major consumer brand
  • 2. Shell PLC
    Soy major consumer brandPalm oil major consumer brand
    0.87%0.87% of portfolio
    $41.1M$41.1M invested
    Soy major consumer brandPalm oil major consumer brand
  • 3. Lvmh Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton SE
    Cattle major consumer brandPaper/pulp major consumer brandPalm oil major consumer brand
    0.83%0.83% of portfolio
    $39.04M$39.04M invested
    Cattle major consumer brandPaper/pulp major consumer brandPalm oil major consumer brand
  • 4. Unilever PLC
    Soy major consumer brandPaper/pulp major consumer brandPalm oil major consumer brand
    0.51%0.51% of portfolio
    $23.96M$23.96M invested
    Soy major consumer brandPaper/pulp major consumer brandPalm oil major consumer brand
  • 5. L'Oreal SA
    Paper/pulp major consumer brandPalm oil major consumer brand
    0.44%0.44% of portfolio
    $20.5M$20.5M invested
    Paper/pulp major consumer brandPalm oil major consumer brand
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DATA AS OF 30 May 2024
Financial performance
Performance data provided byMorningstarFind more financial data on ACWX at Morningstar.com
Current fund
ACWX
iShares MSCI ACWI ex U.S. ETF
Family
BlackRock/iShares
Category
Foreign Large Blend
vs.
Benchmark
ACWX
iShares MSCI ACWI ex U.S. ETF
Family
iShares from BlackRock
Category
Foreign Large Blend
Fund comparison settings
Investment timeline
Performance as of: 5/31/24
1 year
3 years
5 years
10 years
Benchmark
Suggested: MSCI ACWI Ex USA
ACWX - iShares MSCI ACWI ex U.S. ETF
Fund comparison results
Compared to the benchmark, this fund has:
Same 10-yr returns 
0% same in annualized returns
Same in commodity producers 
Both 0% invested
Same in banks and lenders 
Both 0% invested
Same in major consumer brands 
Both 0% invested
Current fund
ACWX
iShares MSCI ACWI ex U.S. ETF
Family
BlackRock/iShares
Category
Foreign Large Blend
vs.
Benchmark
ACWX
iShares MSCI ACWI ex U.S. ETF
Family
iShares from BlackRock
Category
Foreign Large Blend
Fund comparison settings
Investment timeline
Performance as of: 5/31/24
1 year
3 years
5 years
10 years
Benchmark
Suggested: MSCI ACWI Ex USA
ACWX - iShares MSCI ACWI ex U.S. ETF
Fund comparison results
Compared to the benchmark, this fund has:
Same 10-yr returns 
0% same in annualized returns
Same in commodity producers 
Both 0% invested
Same in banks and lenders 
Both 0% invested
Same in major consumer brands 
Both 0% invested
Current fund
ACWX
iShares MSCI ACWI ex U.S. ETF
Family
BlackRock/iShares
Category
Foreign Large Blend
vs.
Benchmark
ACWX
iShares MSCI ACWI ex U.S. ETF
Family
iShares from BlackRock
Category
Foreign Large Blend
Fund comparison settings
Investment timeline
Performance as of: 5/31/24
1 year
3 years
5 years
10 years
Benchmark
Suggested: MSCI ACWI Ex USA
ACWX - iShares MSCI ACWI ex U.S. ETF
Fund comparison results
Compared to the benchmark, this fund has:
Same 10-yr returns 
0% same in annualized returns
Same in commodity producers 
Both 0% invested
Same in banks and lenders 
Both 0% invested
Same in major consumer brands 
Both 0% invested
Month-end trailing returns  
Annualized returns
Deforestation analysis
1-yr
3-yr
5-yr
10-yr
Commodity producers
This fund
ACWX - iShares MSCI ACWI ex U.S. ETF
17%
0.34%
6.74%
3.96%
1.5% 
Benchmark
ACWX - iShares MSCI ACWI ex U.S. ETF
17%
0.34%
6.74%
3.96%
1.5% 
Fund compared to benchmark
 
+0%
+0%
+0%
+0%
Same
Find more financial data on ACWX at Morningstar.com
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