There are 4 ETFs that give you exposure to water as an asset class. The ETFs that focus on water invests in stocks of companies that are primarily engaged in the water industry. Â Within these 4 ETFs, there are ETFs that give you exposure to global water companies as well.
If you were looking to invest in water, then here is a list of 4 ETFs that can give you that exposure. If you are interested in green ETFs in general, then this page has the list of green ETFs.
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|Invesco PowerShares Water Resources Portfolio (PHO)
||This water ETF invests in ADRs and stocks that focus on provision of potable water, treatment of water, and the technology and services that are directly related to consumption of water.
|Invesco PowerShares Global Water Portfolio (PIO)
||This water ETF seeks to invest in a group of global technology companies that focus on the provision of the potable water, treatment of water, and the technology and services that are directly related to consumption of water.
|First Trust ISE Water Index Fund (FIW)
||This ETF invests in stocks of 36 companies that derive a substantial portion of their revenues from the potable and waste water industries.
|Claymore S&P Global Water Index ETF (CGW)
||This fund invests in 50 stocks from the S&P Global Water Index. The index has identified water stocks in two clusters â€“ 25 water utilities and infrastructure companies, and 25 water equipment and materials company.