For technology exposure, think Asia – EAI.ASX

The MSCI Asia ex-Japan index is the most technology heavy MSCI index in the world. Technology accounts for 31% of the Asia index versus 23% for MSCI US and a mere 1% of the ASX 200. Most investors are familiar with US technology giants like Facebook, Amazon, Netflix and Google, collectively known as FANG, but how many Australian investors have exposure to STAT? STAT is the Asian version of FANG and stands for Samsung, Tencent, Alibaba and TSMC. These companies also qualify as tech giants with a combined market cap of A$1.5 trillion. Year to date in 2017 these stocks have performed very well, up by 42% on average. Learn more here