Those scenarios and others have created a spate of anecdotal evidence that underscores just how tricky trading Russia ETFS can be. For example, Russia ETFs were among the worst non-leveraged performers in the first quarter before being among the best non-leveraged ETFs in May.

RSX has spent so much time in the spotlight in 2014 that it has been one of the 10 most searched ETFs on ETF Trends on a weekly basis nearly 10 times since the start of the year.

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ETF Trends editorial team contributed to this post.

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