How to buy the iShares MSCI Japan ETF | A$82.84

Invest in the iShares MSCI Japan ETF in just a few minutes.

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iShares MSCI Japan ETF (IJP) is an exchange traded fund listed on the ASX. It closed at A$82.84 on 2020-09-30. All prices are listed in Australian Dollars.

How to buy the iShares MSCI Japan ETF

  1. Compare online brokers. To invest in exchange traded funds (ETFs) listed in Australia, you’ll need to sign up to an ETF broker platform with access to the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX). Our table below can help you choose.
  2. Open and fund your account. Complete an application with your personal and financial details, like your ID and tax file number. Fund your account with a bank transfer, PayPal or debit card.
  3. Search for the iShares MSCI Japan ETF. Find the ETF by name or ticker symbol: IJP. Research its history to confirm it's a solid investment against your financial goals.
  4. Purchase now or later. Buy today with a market order or use a limit order to delay your purchase until the iShares MSCI Japan ETF reaches your desired price. To spread out your risk, look into dollar-cost averaging, which smooths out buying at consistent intervals and amounts.
  5. Decide on how many to buy. Look at today's price and weigh your budget against a diversified portfolio that can minimise risk through the market's ups and downs.
  6. Check in on your investment. Congratulations, you've invested in the iShares MSCI Japan ETF. Optimise your portfolio by tracking how the fund performs over time

iShares MSCI Japan ETF AU price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of A$82.84 on 2020-09-30

1 week (2020-09-24) -0.42%
1 month (2020-09-01) 4.87%
3 months (2020-07-01) 4.86%
6 months (2020-04-01) 4.03%
1 year (2019-10-01) -1.63%
2 years (2018-10-01) -0.70%
3 years (2017-09-29) 16.86%
5 years (2015-10-01) 26.74%

iShares MSCI Japan ETF unit price

Use our graph to track the performance of IJP stocks over time.

Share Trading Account Offer

IG Share Trading Offer

AUD 8

Standard brokerage - Australian shares

Share Trading Account Offer

Competitive broker fees on Australian and international shares

  • Brokerage - AU shares: From AUD 5 or 0.05%
  • Brokerage - US shares: USD 0
  • Sign-up process: Instant
  • Support - After hours: Yes
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The value of your investments can fall as well as rise and you may get back less than you invested. Past performance is no indication of future results.
Data indicated here is updated regularly
Name Product Standard brokerage fee Inactivity fee Markets
IG Share Trading
Finder Award
IG Share Trading
AUD 8 or 0.1%
AUD 50 per quarter if you make fewer than three trades in that period
ASX shares, Global shares, Forex, CFDs, Margin trading
Brokerage discount: $5 on Australian shares for active traders & $0 commission on US and global shares
Enjoy some of the lowest brokerage fees on the market when trading Australian shares, international shares, forex and CFDs, plus get access to 24-hour customer support.
Bell Direct Share Trading
AUD 15 or 0.1%
No
ASX shares, mFunds
Invest in Australian shares, options and managed funds from the one account with no inactivity fee.
Bell Direct offers a one-second placement guarantee on market-to-limit ASX orders or your trade is free, plus enjoy extensive free research reports from top financial experts.
CMC Markets Stockbroking
AUD 11 or 0.1%
No
ASX shares, Global shares, Forex, CFDs, Margin trading, Options trading, mFunds
$0 brokerage on global shares including US, UK and Japan markets.
Trade up to 9,000 products, including shares, managed funds, forex, commodities and cryptocurrencies, plus access up to 15 major global and Australian stock exchanges.
ThinkMarkets Share Trading
AUD 8
No
ASX shares, ETFs
Fast sign-up: Start trading in just a few minutes
Switch between your ASX share trading account and your forex account on your mobile and access some of the lowest brokerage fees on the market with a flat $8 commission (until $200,000).
ANZ Share Investing
AUD 19.95
No
ASX shares, Global shares, Margin trading, Options trading
Earn 1 Qantas Point per AU$3 spent on brokerage fees on certain instruments.
Access Morningstar reports, company announcements and and live pricing via ANZ’s share investing platform. Available for desktop and mobile.
Westpac Online Investing Account
AUD 19.95 or 0.11%
AUD 63.50 per year on the global markets account
ASX shares, Global shares, Options trading, US shares
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Detailed fund information

The Underlying Index consists of stocks traded primarily on the Tokyo Stock Exchange. Components primarily include consumer discretionary, financial and industrials companies. The Index seeks to measure the performance of the Japanese equity market. It is a capitalisation-weighted index that aims to capture 85% of the (publicly available) total market capitalisation. The components of the Underlying Index, and the degree to which these components represent certain industries, may change over time.

Disclaimer: This information should not be interpreted as an endorsement of futures, stocks, ETFs, CFDs, options or any specific provider, service or offering. It should not be relied upon as investment advice or construed as providing recommendations of any kind. Futures, stocks, ETFs and options trading involves substantial risk of loss and therefore are not appropriate for all investors. Trading CFDs comes with a higher risk of losing money rapidly due to leverage. Past performance is not an indication of future results. Consider your own circumstances, and obtain your own advice, before making any trades.

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