Currency ETFs ETF Overview

Currency ETFs invest in the currencies of various countries around the world to move with or against a currency's movement against a reference currency.

With 21 ETFs traded in the U.S. markets, Currency ETFs ETFs gather total assets under management of $1.24B. The average expense ratio is 0.51%. Currency ETFs ETFs can be found in the following asset classes:

  • Currency

The largest Currency ETFs ETF is the CurrencyShares Euro Trust FXE with $282.76M in assets. In the last trailing year, the best performing Currency ETFs ETF was the FXE at 12.86%. The most-recent ETF launched in the Currency ETFs space was the CurrencyShares Singapore Dollar Trust FXSG in 02/13/13.

TOP ETF PERFORMERS

FXACurrencyShares Australian Dollar Trust4.83%
CNYMarket Vectors Chinese Renminbi/USD ETN3.99%
INRMarket Vectors-Indian Rupee/USD ETN3.93%
FXSCurrencyShares Swedish Krona Trust3.68%
CEWWisdomTree Emerging Currency Strategy Fund3.25%

BOTTOM ETF PERFORMERS

JYNiPath JPY/USD Exchange Rate ETN-4.31%
EROiPath EUR/USD Exchange Rate ETN-3.22%
PGDiPath Asian & Gulf Currency Revaluation ETN-0.08%
AYTiPath GEMS Asia 8 ETN0.80%
FXSGCurrencyShares Singapore Dollar Trust0.89%

top creations

PGDiPath Asian & Gulf Currency Revaluation ETN0.05
INRMarket Vectors-Indian Rupee/USD ETN0.00
CEWWisdomTree Emerging Currency Strategy Fund--
CYBWisdomTree Chinese Yuan Strategy Fund--
FXSGCurrencyShares Singapore Dollar Trust--

top redemptions

FXECurrencyShares Euro Trust-34.15
FXBCurrencyShares British Pound Sterling Trust-12.97
FXCCurrencyShares Canadian Dollar Trust-7.67
FXYCurrencyShares Japanese Yen Trust-4.26
BZFWisdomTree Brazilian Real Strategy Fund-1.83

AUM WINNERS

FXECurrencyShares Euro Trust17.19%
CEWWisdomTree Emerging Currency Strategy Fund6.87%
INRMarket Vectors-Indian Rupee/USD ETN1.34%
CYBWisdomTree Chinese Yuan Strategy Fund0.22%
AYTiPath GEMS Asia 8 ETN-0.03%

AUM LOSERS

FXACurrencyShares Australian Dollar Trust-11.91%
UDNPowershares DB U.S. Dollar Index Bearish Fund-10.43%
FXBCurrencyShares British Pound Sterling Trust-7.27%
FXCCurrencyShares Canadian Dollar Trust-5.64%
PGDiPath Asian & Gulf Currency Revaluation ETN-4.01%