Two exchange-traded funds from Barclays Global Investors Canada offer the opportunity to invest in foreign equities. The iShares Canadian MSCI Emerging Markets Index Fund is linked to the MSCI Emerging Markets Index and has an 0.82% expense ratio. The expense ratio for the companion iShares Canadian World Index Fund is a considerably lower 0.45%. It tracks the MSCI World Index. Neither of the ETFs is currency hedged.
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