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In the tables below, ETFdb.com presents recommended exchange traded fund (ETF) alternatives to the mutual fund ANCFX. These recommendations are powered by ETFdb's Mutual Fund to ETF Converter tool.
How ETFdb.com has selected ETF alternatives to ANCFX: The mutual fund ANCFX has been benchmarked by American Funds against an index, MSCI World Index, in its fund prospectus. The ETF alternatives to ANCFX listed below consist of (1) ETFs which track MSCI World Index, and (2) ETFs which track other indexes in the same ETFdb.com Category as MSCI World Index.
The following table presents exchange traded funds linked to MSCI World Index.
The following table presents exchange traded funds linked to indexes in the same ETFdb.com Category as MSCI World Index.
|Symbol||ETF Name||Assets||YTD||Expense Ratio|
|PDN||Invesco FTSE RAFI Developed Markets ex-U.S. Small-Mid ETF||$294,460.21||-10.83%||0.49%|
|SCZ||iShares MSCI EAFE Small-Cap ETF||$9,537,532.61||-9.31%||0.40%|
|EEH||SPECTRUM U.S. ETN||$1,165.11||0.87%||0.75%|
|DOD||Dogs of the Dow ETN||$35,060.75||-6.70%||0.75%|
|MCRO||IQ Hedge Macro Tracker ETF||$6,449.76||-3.28%||0.99%|
|EPU||iShares MSCI Peru ETF||$149,181.95||-11.26%||0.62%|
|AADR||AdvisorShares Dorsey Wright ADR ETF||$176,419.71||-16.09%||0.89%|
|LIT||Global X Lithium ETF||$778,814.53||-22.47%||0.75%|
|URA||Global X Uranium ETF||$329,585.61||-16.61%||0.69%|
|ARGT||Global X MSCI Argentina ETF||$88,957.03||-30.44%||0.59%|
|FWDI||AdvisorShares Madrona International ETF||$12,214.02||-13.10%||1.26%|
|VEGA||AdvisorShares STAR Global Buy-Write ETF||$17,140.13||1.43%||2.05%|
|TLTD||FlexShares Morningstar Developed Markets ex-US Market Factor Tilt Index ETF||$1,002,240.89||-9.85%||0.39%|
|CAPE||Barclays ETN+ Shiller CAPE ETN||$120,162.44||7.49%||0.45%|
|WDIV||SPDR S&P Global Dividend ETF||$201,337.88||-5.48%||0.40%|
|ISRA||VanEck Vectors Israel ETF||$49,651.49||4.71%||0.59%|
|ROBO||ROBO Global Robotics and Automation Index ETF||$1,729,499.07||-9.61%||0.95%|
|FYLD||Cambria Foreign Shareholder Yield ETF||$27,717.61||-7.62%||0.59%|
|IPKW||Invesco International BuyBack Achievers™ ETF||$262,610.42||-14.18%||0.55%|
|WIL||Barclays Women in Leadership ETN||$37,489.00||-1.54%||0.45%|
|ARKQ||ARK Industrial Innovation ETF||$167,527.38||-1.88%||0.75%|
|DIVY||Reality Shares DIVS ETF||$80,602.42||2.15%||0.85%|
|GHII||Invesco S&P High Income Infrastructure ETF||$57,500.44||-4.65%||0.45%|
|HSCZ||iShares Currency Hedged MSCI EAFE Small Cap ETF||$23,576.81||-4.85%||0.43%|
|TLDH||FlexShares Currency Hedged Morningstar DM ex-US Factor Tilt Index Fund||$8,148.56||-5.88%||0.44%|
|IMOM||MomentumShares International Quantitative Momentum ETF||$59,748.25||-15.14%||0.79%|
|RODI||Barclays Return on Disability ETN||$39,001.14||N/A||0.45%|
|PRNT||3D Printing ETF||$46,801.73||-3.78%||0.66%|
|MLPE||C-Tracks Miller/Howard MLP Fundamental Index ETN Series B||$22,490.00||-1.59%||0.85%|
|BOTZ||Global X Robotics & Artificial Intelligence Thematic ETF||$1,897,996.17||-13.88%||0.68%|
|SNSR||Global X Internet of Things Thematic ETF||$88,105.06||-8.46%||0.68%|
|AGT||iShares MSCI Argentina and Global Exposure ETF||$21,354.36||-30.53%||0.59%|
|HFGIC||Hartford Global Impact NextShares Fund||$5,579.50||N/A||0.71%|
|DTEC||ALPS Disruptive Technologies ETF||$47,617.29||6.07%||0.50%|
|XKST||SPDR Kensho Smart Mobility ETF||$5,642.24||-7.78%||0.45%|
|FOANC||Gabelli Food of All Nations NextShares||$1,799.97||N/A||0.90%|
|GRBIC||Gabelli RBI NextShares||$1,150.67||N/A||0.90%|
|ROBT||First Trust Nasdaq Artificial Intelligence and Robotics ETF||$29,446.08||N/A||0.65%|
|CGVIC||Causeway Global Value NextShares||$5,111.12||N/A||1.05%|
|AIIQ||AI Powered International Equity ETF||$3,641.66||N/A||0.79%|
|PETZC||Gabelli Pet Parents' NextShares||$1,250.05||N/A||0.90%|
|DWSH||AdvisorShares Dorsey Wright Short ETF||$13,803.40||N/A||0.99%|
|PYPE||ETRACS NYSE Pickens Core Midstream Index ETN||$23,739.60||N/A||N/A|
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