iShares MSCI Brazil ETF (NYSEARCA:EWZ) is Verde Servicos Internacionais S.A.’s Largest Position

Verde Servicos Internacionais S.A. boosted its stake in iShares MSCI Brazil ETF (NYSEARCA:EWZ) by 99.0% in the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The firm owned 1,834,871 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after purchasing an additional 912,872 shares during the quarter. iShares MSCI Brazil ETF comprises 24.5% of Verde Servicos Internacionais S.A.’s portfolio, making the stock its largest position. Verde Servicos Internacionais S.A. owned about 0.91% of iShares MSCI Brazil ETF worth $77,303,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC.

A number of other institutional investors also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the stock. Provida Pension Fund Administrator acquired a new position in iShares MSCI Brazil ETF during the second quarter valued at approximately $573,277,000. Turim 21 Investimentos Ltda. lifted its position in iShares MSCI Brazil ETF by 103.5% during the second quarter. Turim 21 Investimentos Ltda. now owns 3,846,166 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $168,154,000 after buying an additional 1,955,894 shares in the last quarter. Duality Advisers LP lifted its position in iShares MSCI Brazil ETF by 134.4% during the first quarter. Duality Advisers LP now owns 2,014,770 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $82,585,000 after buying an additional 1,155,170 shares in the last quarter. BlackRock Inc. lifted its position in iShares MSCI Brazil ETF by 319.9% during the second quarter. BlackRock Inc. now owns 1,841,476 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $80,510,000 after buying an additional 1,402,965 shares in the last quarter. Finally, City of London Investment Management Co. Ltd. lifted its position in iShares MSCI Brazil ETF by 4.6% during the second quarter. City of London Investment Management Co. Ltd. now owns 1,726,358 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $75,468,000 after buying an additional 75,800 shares in the last quarter.

EWZ stock traded up $0.42 during midday trading on Thursday, reaching $41.20. 21,545,674 shares of the company’s stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 27,672,984. iShares MSCI Brazil ETF has a fifty-two week low of $35.75 and a fifty-two week high of $47.19. The business has a 50-day moving average price of $41.48 and a two-hundred day moving average price of $42.18.

About iShares MSCI Brazil ETF

iShares MSCI Brazil Capped Index Fund (the Fund), formerly iShares MSCI Brazil Index 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 Brazilian market, as measured by the MSCI Brazil Index (the Index).

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for iShares MSCI Brazil ETF (NYSEARCA:EWZ)

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