EWI - Ishares Msci Italy Index Fund
iShares MSCI Italy 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 Italian market, as measured by the MSCI Italy Index (the "Index").
The Index seeks to measure the performance of the Italian equity market. It is a capitalization-weighted index that aims to capture 85% of the (publicly available) total market capitalization.
Component companies are adjusted for available float and must meet objective criteria for inclusion to the index, taking into consideration unavailable strategic shareholdings and limitations to foreign ownership. MSCI rebalances their indexes quarterly.
Further information: http://us.ishares.com/product_info/fund/overview/EWI.htm