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Water investments

Water investments don't actually track the price of water. They invest into companies that operate in water treatment, conserve or purify water including those that make equipment and deliver new technologies to the water industry. Water usage has been tripled over the past 50 years, resulting from strong population growth, changing in lifestyle and eating habits and particularly to heavy industrial use. This makes water investments an interesting opportunity to invest in an heavy-regulated market although there is no access for investors to the worlds most demanded commodity.


S&P Global Water

iShares Global Water UCITS ETF
Why this one
With the iShares Global Water UCITS ETF you buy into 50 water companies around the globe. Nevertheless, your main investment remains in the United States and the United Kingdom. The exchange traded fund has also a relatively large fund size and is one of the cheaper options to invest in the globe water industry.


iShares Global Water UCITS ETF fees: 0.65%
Total expense ratio

1 / 1 in index
592 / 686 in equity


iShares Global Water UCITS ETF volatility: 87.49%
1y volatility

36 / 686 in equity
40th highest in all funds

Fund Size

Assets under management

1 / 1 in index
113 / 686 in equity

Performance (EUR)

No performance data available for this fund.

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