Brazil Breaks Away

Brazilian equities have nearly doubled this year, far outpacing the U.S. stock market. The iShares MSCI Brazil Index Fund (EWZ) is up 98% year to date compared to 17% for the SPDR S&P 500 (SPY) over the same time period.


Brazil Small-Cap ETF Premieres

A new small-cap ETF offers investors a way to gain exposure to Brazil while avoiding the giant commodities and materials companies. The Market Vectors Brazil Small-Cap ETF (BRF) is the first U.S.-listed exchange-traded fund (ETF) to focus on Brazilian small-cap stocks.