iShares Core MSCI EAFE ETF
Fund offered by:
BlackRock/iShares
Ticker: IEFA
Prison industrial complex grade: One or more holdings were flagged as private prison operators by our prison industrial complex screen. Assigned a grade of F.
F
$2.06 BILLION
Prison industrial complex
17
flagged holdings
2.09%
of assets flagged
Data as of 9/30/21
Flagged investments:
$2.06 BILLION, 2.09% of assets
Higher risk:
$233.01 MILLION, 0.24% of assets
 Private prison operators:
$124.35 MILLION, 0.13% of assets
For each prison industrial complex category, click to see the breakdown of flagged holdings.
Prison industry
Prison industry
Incarceration and detention facilities, services in facilities, supervision and monitoring
8
holdings
$777.01M
invested
0.79%
of portfolio
Border industry
Border industry
Incarceration and detention facilities, immigrant monitoring and surveillance, militarization of the U.S.-Mexico border
12
holdings
$1.84B
invested
1.87%
of portfolio
This fund is invested in the following private prison operator companies:
SodexoSercoMITIE GroupFerrovial
All flagged holdings
17 holdings
17 holdings
  • 1.  Airbus SE
    Border industry
    $384.24M
    0.39%
  • 2.  BNP Paribas Act. Cat.A
    Prison industryBorder industry
    $351.35M
    0.36%
  • 3.  RELX PLC
    Border industry
    $273.44M
    0.28%
  • 4.  Honda Motor Co Ltd
    Border industry
    $246.36M
    0.25%
  • 5.  Barclays PLC
    Prison industryBorder industry
    $211.46M
    0.21%
Higher risk
Private prison operator
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iShares Core MSCI EAFE ETF $IEFA has $2.06 BILLION invested in 17 companies involved in the prison industrial complex, amounting to 2.09% of fund assets
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Financial performance
Performance data provided byMorningstarFind more financial data on IEFA at Morningstar.com
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
More invested in private prison operators 
0.04% more invested
More invested in higher risk companies, prison industry 
0.06% more invested
Less invested in higher risk companies, border industry 
0.07% less invested
Less invested in higher risk companies 
0.01% less invested
More invested in all screened prison industry companies 
0.15% more invested
More invested in all screened border industry companies 
0.39% more invested
More invested in all screened companies 
0.4% more invested
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
More invested in private prison operators 
0.04% more invested
More invested in higher risk companies, prison industry 
0.06% more invested
Less invested in higher risk companies, border industry 
0.07% less invested
Less invested in higher risk companies 
0.01% less invested
More invested in all screened prison industry companies 
0.15% more invested
More invested in all screened border industry companies 
0.39% more invested
More invested in all screened companies 
0.4% more invested
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
More invested in private prison operators 
0.04% more invested
More invested in higher risk companies, prison industry 
0.06% more invested
Less invested in higher risk companies, border industry 
0.07% less invested
Less invested in higher risk companies 
0.01% less invested
More invested in all screened prison industry companies 
0.15% more invested
More invested in all screened border industry companies 
0.39% more invested
More invested in all screened companies 
0.4% more invested
Month-end trailing returns  
Annualized returns
Flagged investments
1-yr
3-yr
5-yr
10-yr
Private prison operators
This fund
IEFA - iShares Core MSCI EAFE ETF
26%
7.83%
9.13%
/
0.13% 
Benchmark
ACWX - iShares MSCI ACWI ex U.S. ETF
23%
7.63%
8.67%
7.33%
0.09% 
Fund compared to benchmark
 
2.84%
0.2%
0.46%
/
0.04%  higher
Find more financial data on IEFA at Morningstar.com
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