Marshall Wace LLP Takes Position in iShares MSCI Malaysia ETF (NYSEARCA:EWM)

Marshall Wace LLP acquired a new stake in iShares MSCI Malaysia ETF (NYSEARCA:EWM) in the 2nd quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The firm acquired 45,166 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock, valued at approximately $1,154,000.

Several other institutional investors and hedge funds have also bought and sold shares of the company. Windsor Creek Advisors LLC bought a new position in iShares MSCI Malaysia ETF in the second quarter worth $1,474,000. Astor Investment Management LLC lifted its position in iShares MSCI Malaysia ETF by 34.3% in the second quarter. Astor Investment Management LLC now owns 10,383 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $265,000 after purchasing an additional 2,649 shares during the period. Millennium Management LLC lifted its position in iShares MSCI Malaysia ETF by 336.2% in the second quarter. Millennium Management LLC now owns 190,192 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $4,858,000 after purchasing an additional 146,590 shares during the period. Ameriprise Financial Inc. lifted its position in iShares MSCI Malaysia ETF by 11.3% in the first quarter. Ameriprise Financial Inc. now owns 24,303 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $659,000 after purchasing an additional 2,468 shares during the period. Finally, Morgan Stanley lifted its position in iShares MSCI Malaysia ETF by 89.6% in the first quarter. Morgan Stanley now owns 425,153 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $11,522,000 after purchasing an additional 200,943 shares during the period. 69.49% of the stock is owned by institutional investors.

Shares of NYSEARCA EWM opened at $24.93 on Thursday. The business has a fifty day moving average of $25.80 and a two-hundred day moving average of $25.89. iShares MSCI Malaysia ETF has a 52-week low of $24.43 and a 52-week high of $29.64.

iShares MSCI Malaysia ETF Company Profile

iShares MSCI Malaysia ETF, formerly iShares MSCI Malaysia Index Fund (the Fund), is an exchange-traded fund. The 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 Malaysian market, as measured by the MSCI Malaysia Index (the Index).

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for iShares MSCI Malaysia ETF (NYSEARCA:EWM)

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