China ETF Overview

Selecting a China ETF is tricky. Apart from the normal due diligence process, China investors also need to deal with key differences in share classes, underlying indexes, new ETF offerings and complex fund structures. Still, this extra layer of research may reward investors looking for the right exposure to the world's second-largest economy.

ETF.com designed this channel to help you better understand China ETFs, explain how they work and keep you up-to-date with the latest ETF offerings, all so you can find the right China ETFs for your investment needs.

With 49 ETFs traded in the U.S. markets, China ETFs gather total assets under management of $14.17B. The average expense ratio is 0.71%. China ETFs can be found in the following asset classes:

  • Equity
  • Fixed Income
  • Currency

The largest China ETF is the iShares China Large-Cap ETF FXI with $4.43B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best performing China ETF was the YINN at 71.03%. The most-recent ETF launched in the China space was the KraneShares MSCI All China Health Care Index ETF KURE in 02/01/18.

TOP ETF PERFORMERS

FCAFirst Trust China AlphaDEX Fund3.92%
ASHSXtrackers Harvest CSI 500 China-A Shares Small Cap ETF3.91%
CHIEGlobal X China Energy ETF3.65%
KGRNKraneShares MSCI China Environment ETF3.57%
ECNSiShares MSCI China Small-Cap ETF3.54%

BOTTOM ETF PERFORMERS

CWEBDirexion Daily CSI China Internet Index Bull 2X Shares-16.40%
KWEBKraneShares CSI China Internet ETF-8.09%
CQQQGuggenheim China Technology ETF-7.14%
YANGDirexion Daily FTSE China Bear 3X Shares-7.09%
QQQCGlobal X NASDAQ China Technology ETF-6.54%

top creations

KWEBKraneShares CSI China Internet ETF53.85
CHIQGlobal X China Consumer ETF33.24
MCHIiShares MSCI China ETF13.99
YANGDirexion Daily FTSE China Bear 3X Shares13.10
PGJPowerShares Golden Dragon China Portfolio4.97

top redemptions

ASHRXtrackers Harvest CSI 300 China A-Shares ETF-73.05
YINNDirexion Daily FTSE China Bull 3X Shares-37.14
CQQQGuggenheim China Technology ETF-12.30
XPPProShares Ultra FTSE China 50-6.45
CHAUDirexion Daily CSI 300 China A Share Bull 2X Shares-6.14

AUM WINNERS

KUREKraneShares MSCI All China Health Care Index ETF369.19%
KGRNKraneShares MSCI China Environment ETF22.78%
TAOPowerShares China Real Estate Portfolio9.76%
CHAUDirexion Daily CSI 300 China A Share Bull 2X Shares9.56%
YINNDirexion Daily FTSE China Bull 3X Shares7.61%

AUM LOSERS

XPPProShares Ultra FTSE China 50-11.67%
QQQCGlobal X NASDAQ China Technology ETF-10.33%
CQQQGuggenheim China Technology ETF-10.07%
KWEBKraneShares CSI China Internet ETF-9.70%
CWEBDirexion Daily CSI China Internet Index Bull 2X Shares-6.44%

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