Franklin FTSE Korea UCITS ETF

Fund Description

The Fund invests in large and mid-capitalisation stocks in South Korea and seeks to track the performance of the FTSE Korea 30/18 Capped Index (the “Underlying Index”) as closely as possible, regardless of whether the Underlying Index level rises or falls.

Why Consider this ETF

• Execute views on South Korea within your emerging markets exposure
• Provides targeted exposure to large- and mid-sized companies in South Korea
• Seeks to provide investment results that closely correspond, before fees and expenses, to the performance of the FTSE Korea 30/18 Capped Index

To learn more about FTSE Global RIC Capped Indexes please click here.


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Dina Ting, CFA®

  • California, United States
  • Years Of Experience: 24

Lorenzo Crosato, CFA®

  • London, United Kingdom
  • Years Of Experience: 21

What are the Key Risks?

The value of shares in the Fund and income received from it can go down as well as up and investors may not get back the full amount invested. Performance may also be affected by currency fluctuations. Currency fluctuations may affect the value of overseas investments. There is no guarantee that the Fund will meet its objective. For full details of all the risks applicable to this Fund, please refer to the “Risk Considerations” section of the current prospectus of Franklin LibertyShares ICAV.

  • The Fund intends to track the performance of the Underlying Index which is comprised of South Korean large and mid-cap equities. Such assets have historically been subject to price movements due to such factors as general stock market volatility, changes in the financial outlook or fluctuations in currency markets. As a result, the performance of the Fund can fluctuate significantly over relatively short time periods.
  • Other significant risks include: concentration risk, counterparty risk, currency risk, derivatives risk, emerging markets risk and secondary market trading risk.