About two-thirds of FlexShares ETFs have over $100 million in assets under management and some of reached that milestone in short order. For example, the FlexShares International Quality Dividend Index Fund (NYSEArca: IQDF) has amassed over $135 in AUM in just 11 months of trading. [International Dividend ETFs Merit Consideration]
IQDF has a weighted average dividend yield of 5.56%, according to FlexShares data. The fund primarily focuses on developed markets with the U.K. and Japan combining for over 27% of the ETF’s weight. IQDF focuses on fundamental factors, such as profitability, solid management and reliable cash flow.
FlexShares Morningstar Global Upstream Natural Resource Index Fund
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