Citadel Advisors LLC purchased a new position in shares of iShares MSCI France Index (NYSEARCA:EWQ) during the second quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund purchased 136,266 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock, valued at approximately $3,919,000.

Other institutional investors and hedge funds have also bought and sold shares of the company. Wells Fargo & Company MN boosted its holdings in iShares MSCI France Index by 64.6% in the 2nd quarter. Wells Fargo & Company MN now owns 2,769,733 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $79,658,000 after purchasing an additional 1,086,928 shares during the last quarter. Citigroup Inc. boosted its holdings in iShares MSCI France Index by 46.2% in the 2nd quarter. Citigroup Inc. now owns 267,521 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $7,694,000 after purchasing an additional 84,518 shares during the last quarter. Catalyst Capital Advisors LLC boosted its holdings in iShares MSCI France Index by 19.0% in the 2nd quarter. Catalyst Capital Advisors LLC now owns 187,866 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $5,403,000 after purchasing an additional 29,992 shares during the last quarter. Mariner Investment Group LLC acquired a new position in iShares MSCI France Index in the 2nd quarter valued at about $2,876,000. Finally, Sicart Associates LLC boosted its holdings in iShares MSCI France Index by 0.3% in the 2nd quarter. Sicart Associates LLC now owns 68,650 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $1,974,000 after purchasing an additional 200 shares during the last quarter.

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iShares MSCI France Index (EWQ) opened at 30.47 on Thursday. iShares MSCI France Index has a 12-month low of $23.07 and a 12-month high of $30.98. The firm has a 50-day moving average of $29.84 and a 200 day moving average of $28.54.

About iShares MSCI France Index

iShares MSCI France ETF, formerly iShares MSCI France Index 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 French market, as measured by the MSCI France Index (the Index). The Index seeks to measure the performance of the French equity market.

Institutional Ownership by Quarter for iShares MSCI France Index (NYSEARCA:EWQ)

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