XL Group Investments Ltd Sells 206,813 Shares of iShares MSCI Japan ETF (NYSEARCA:EWJ)

XL Group Investments Ltd lowered its position in shares of iShares MSCI Japan ETF (NYSEARCA:EWJ) by 39.6% during the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 315,549 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after selling 206,813 shares during the period. iShares MSCI Japan ETF accounts for approximately 4.5% of XL Group Investments Ltd’s investment portfolio, making the stock its 10th biggest holding. XL Group Investments Ltd owned approximately 0.11% of iShares MSCI Japan ETF worth $17,579,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also recently made changes to their positions in EWJ. Financial Partners Capital Management LLC acquired a new stake in shares of iShares MSCI Japan ETF in the 3rd quarter valued at $4,406,000. AGF Investments Inc. boosted its holdings in shares of iShares MSCI Japan ETF by 22.9% during the 3rd quarter. AGF Investments Inc. now owns 2,401,923 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $133,811,000 after acquiring an additional 447,305 shares in the last quarter. AGF Investments America Inc. boosted its holdings in shares of iShares MSCI Japan ETF by 42.6% during the 3rd quarter. AGF Investments America Inc. now owns 48,499 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $2,702,000 after acquiring an additional 14,493 shares in the last quarter. Haverford Trust Co. acquired a new stake in shares of iShares MSCI Japan ETF during the 3rd quarter valued at $1,837,000. Finally, Van ECK Associates Corp raised its position in iShares MSCI Japan ETF by 100.8% during the 3rd quarter. Van ECK Associates Corp now owns 21,118 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $1,176,000 after purchasing an additional 10,599 shares during the last quarter.

iShares MSCI Japan ETF (EWJ) traded up $0.15 during mid-day trading on Wednesday, hitting $59.16. The stock had a trading volume of 10,644,400 shares, compared to its average volume of 6,361,724. iShares MSCI Japan ETF has a 1 year low of $48.79 and a 1 year high of $60.17.

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iShares MSCI Japan ETF Profile

iShares MSCI Japan ETF (the fund), formerly Ishares Msci Japan Index Fund, is an exchange-traded fund. The Fund seeks to provide investment results that correspond generally to the price and yield performance, before fees and expenses, of publicly traded securities in the Japanese market, as measured by the MSCI Japan Index (the Index).

Institutional Ownership by Quarter for iShares MSCI Japan ETF (NYSEARCA:EWJ)

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