UK economy vs. the world

How does the UK economy compare to other major economies across a range of economic indicators?

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Growth in the wider economy does not necessarily translate into growth, or a rise, in stock markets.

Investing in the UK with iShares

If you decide you would like to gain exposure to UK companies and are willing to take on the associated risk of investing in shares, an ETF could offer an efficient way of doing so. ETFs are designed to track the performance of an index – thereby providing exposure to many different securities in a single investment.

Capital at risk. All financial investments involve an element of risk. Therefore, the value of the investment and the income from it will vary and the initial investment amount cannot be guaranteed.

ETFs explained

How to buy iShares ETFs

The iShares Core FTSE 100 UCITS ETF seeks to track the performance of an index composed of the 100 largest UK companies.

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    • Targeted exposure to the 100 largest UK stocks
    • Single country and large market capitalisation companies exposure
    • Direct investment into blue-chip companies representative of sector leaders in UK

The value of your investment and the income from it will vary and your initial investment amount cannot be guaranteed.

The iShares FTSE 250 UCITS ETF seeks to track the performance of an index composed of 250 mid cap UK companies that rank below the FTSE 100 Index.

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    • Exposure to broadly diversified UK companies
    • Single country exposure
    • Direct investment into 250 UK companies

The value of your investment and the income from it will vary and your initial investment amount cannot be guaranteed.

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