VanEck Vectors Brazil Small-Cap ETF (BRF)
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Vaccination campaigns and fiscal support have sparked an economic rebound since the second half of last year, despite an apparent loss of momentum in the third quarter of this year. Even up to this point, the region's recovery has been uneven and the future looks uncertain. Latin America is caught betwe
Brazilian assets have underperformed since the end of the second quarter, with weakness across all asset classes: FX, credit and rates. In credit, Brazil has widened a bit more than comparable stable BBs in Latin America since June.
With domestic small cap equities generating so much buzz this year, some tactical investors may wondering what international markets have to offer on this front. Risk-tolerant investors may want to look to Latin America and the VanEck Vectors Brazil Small-Cap ETF (BRF).
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Wall Street was in a cheerful mood last week as the S&P 500, the Dow Jones and the Nasdaq added 7.3%, 6.9% and 9%, respectively.
Investors looking for overseas opportunities in emerging markets have to tread lightly given the COVID-19 pandemic, particularly in Latin America. Nonetheless, ETF investors looking to place their bets on Brazil can do so with small-caps as its economy continues to recover.
Exchange-traded fund (ETF) investors looking for international exposure via emerging markets may want to consider Brazil, especially if the country’s economy can stage a comeback next year. However, according to the International Monetary Fund (IMF), there’s still a lot of work to do.
ETF Trends CEO Tom Lydon discussed the VanEck Vectors Brazil Small-Cap ETF (BRF) on this week’s “ETF of the Week” podcast with Chuck Jaffe on the MoneyLife Show. BRF offers targeted exposure to Brazil’s small cap segment, making it a powerful tool that can be used to fine-tune equity portfolios.
Wall Street gave a subdued performance last week. The S&P 500, the Dow Jones and the Nasdaq lost about 2.3%, 1.8% and 3.3%, respectively, past week.