iShares Core MSCI EAFE ETF
Fund offered by:
BlackRock/iShares
Ticker: IEFA
Gender equality score
Gender equality score

49
/ 100 points
Overall score
Average Equileap Gender Equality Score of fund holdings, weighted by market value
Peer rank
Group ranking

B
63.8
percentile

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Group: International Equity Funds

Ranking: 415 out of 1,145 funds


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Gender balance in leadership and workforce
Gender balance in leadership and workforce
20/40
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Equal compensation and work life balance
Equal compensation and work life balance
12/30
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Policies promoting gender equality
Policies promoting gender equality
16/20
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Commitment, transparency, and accountability
Commitment, transparency, and accountability
1/10
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Top scoring holdings
Top scoring holdings
The top 10 holdings in this portfolio with the best scores on the Equileap Gender Scorecard. In the case of ties, the holding with more assets invested is listed higher.
  • 1. National Grid PLC
    0.21% of assets
    $207.02M invested
  • 2. Mirvac Group
    0.04% of assets
    $41.34M invested
  • 3. WPP PLC
    0.08% of assets
    $79.28M invested
  • 4. Enel SpA
    0.31% of assets
    $305.06M invested
  • 5. Danone SA
    0.22% of assets
    $216.42M invested
  • 6. Wolters Kluwer NV
    0.14% of assets
    $138.33M invested
  • 7. CaixaBank SA
    0.07% of assets
    $68.04M invested
  • 8. Severn Trent PLC
    0.04% of assets
    $43.43M invested
  • 9. Johnson Matthey PLC
    0.03% of assets
    $33.89M invested
  • 10. Castellum AB
    0.03% of assets
    $28.67M invested
Bottom scoring holdings
Bottom scoring holdings
The bottom 10 holdings in this portfolio with the worst scores on the Equileap Gender Scorecard. In the case of ties, the holding with more assets invested is listed higher.
  • 1. Shapir Engineering and Industry Ltd
    0.01% of assets
    $5.12M invested
  • 2. Isras Investments Co Ltd
    0% of assets
    $1.68M invested
  • 3. Airport City Ltd
    0.01% of assets
    $8.42M invested
  • 4. Gav-Yam Lands Corp Ltd
    0.01% of assets
    $6.29M invested
  • 5. Xinyi Glass Holdings Ltd
    0.03% of assets
    $28.39M invested
  • 6. Electra Ltd
    0.01% of assets
    $5.48M invested
  • 7. Cosmo Pharmaceuticals NV
    0% of assets
    $4.54M invested
  • 8. De Grey Mining Ltd
    0% of assets
    $3.45M invested
  • 9. UK Commercial Property REIT Ord
    0% of assets
    $631,860 invested
  • 10. LaSalle LOGIPORT REIT
    0.02% of assets
    $15.46M invested
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Financial performance
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Gender Equality and Returns
Returns chart for iShares Core MSCI EAFE ETF
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The figure above charts annualized returns and Gender Equality Fund grades. The orange marker represents this fund. The purple marker (if present) represents an assigned benchmark. Blue dots represent funds in the same Morningstar category as this fund. Dark gray dots represent funds in the same grading group as this fund. Returns are for the most recent available for this fund of 1, 3, 5, or 10 year annualized returns. The higher a fund is marked on the Y axis, the better its returns for the specified time period. The higher a fund is marked on the X axis, the better its Gender Equality Funds group ranking. Read more on the How it Works page.
Benchmarking tool
Current fund
IEFA
iShares Core MSCI EAFE ETF
Family
BlackRock/iShares
Category
Foreign Large Blend
vs.
Benchmark
ACWX
iShares MSCI ACWI ex U.S. ETF
Family
iShares from BlackRock
Category
Foreign Large Blend
Fund comparison settings
Investment timeline
Performance as of: 9/30/21
1 year
3 years
5 years
10 years
Benchmark
Suggested: MSCI ACWI Ex USA
ACWX - iShares MSCI ACWI ex U.S. ETF
Fund comparison results
Compared to the benchmark, this fund has:
Higher 5-yr returns 
0.46% more  in annualized returns
Higher overall gender equality score 
1 / 100 points higher
Same gender balance in leadership and workforce score 
0 / 40 points 
Higher equal compensation and work life balance score 
1 / 30 points higher
Same policies promoting gender equality score 
0 / 20 points 
Same commitment, transparency, and accountability score 
0 / 10 points 
Current fund
IEFA
iShares Core MSCI EAFE ETF
Family
BlackRock/iShares
Category
Foreign Large Blend
vs.
Benchmark
ACWX
iShares MSCI ACWI ex U.S. ETF
Family
iShares from BlackRock
Category
Foreign Large Blend
Fund comparison settings
Investment timeline
Performance as of: 9/30/21
1 year
3 years
5 years
10 years
Benchmark
Suggested: MSCI ACWI Ex USA
ACWX - iShares MSCI ACWI ex U.S. ETF
Fund comparison results
Compared to the benchmark, this fund has:
Higher 5-yr returns 
0.46% more  in annualized returns
Higher overall gender equality score 
1 / 100 points higher
Same gender balance in leadership and workforce score 
0 / 40 points 
Higher equal compensation and work life balance score 
1 / 30 points higher
Same policies promoting gender equality score 
0 / 20 points 
Same commitment, transparency, and accountability score 
0 / 10 points 
Current fund
IEFA
iShares Core MSCI EAFE ETF
Family
BlackRock/iShares
Category
Foreign Large Blend
vs.
Benchmark
ACWX
iShares MSCI ACWI ex U.S. ETF
Family
iShares from BlackRock
Category
Foreign Large Blend
Fund comparison settings
Investment timeline
Performance as of: 9/30/21
1 year
3 years
5 years
10 years
Benchmark
Suggested: MSCI ACWI Ex USA
ACWX - iShares MSCI ACWI ex U.S. ETF
Fund comparison results
Compared to the benchmark, this fund has:
Higher 5-yr returns 
0.46% more  in annualized returns
Higher overall gender equality score 
1 / 100 points higher
Same gender balance in leadership and workforce score 
0 / 40 points 
Higher equal compensation and work life balance score 
1 / 30 points higher
Same policies promoting gender equality score 
0 / 20 points 
Same commitment, transparency, and accountability score 
0 / 10 points 
Month-end trailing returns  
Annualized returns
Gender-lens analysis
1-yr
3-yr
5-yr
10-yr
Overall gender equality score
This fund
IEFA - iShares Core MSCI EAFE ETF
26%
7.83%
9.13%
/
49  / 100 points
Benchmark
ACWX - iShares MSCI ACWI ex U.S. ETF
23%
7.63%
8.67%
7.33%
48  / 100 points
Fund compared to benchmark
 
2.84%
0.2%
0.46%
/
1  / 100 points higher
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