Developed Markets Ex-U.S. ETF Overview

There are currently 102 Developed Markets Ex-U.S. ETFs traded in the U.S. markets with total assets under management of $303.89 B and an average expense ratio of 0.43%.

These ETFs are categorized in the following ETF.com segments:

  • Equity: Global Ex-U.S. Real Estate
  • Equity: Developed Markets Ex-U.S. - Extended Market
  • Equity: Developed Markets Ex-U.S. - High Dividend Yield
  • Equity: Developed Markets Ex-U.S. - Large Cap
  • Equity: Developed Markets Ex-U.S. - Mid Cap
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  • Equity: Developed Markets Ex-U.S. - Small Cap
  • Equity: Developed Markets Ex-U.S. - Total Market
  • Equity: Developed Markets Ex-U.S. - Total Market Growth
  • Equity: Developed Markets Ex-U.S. - Total Market Value
  • Fixed Income: Developed Markets Ex-U.S. - Corporate Investment Grade
  • Fixed Income: Developed Markets Ex-U.S. - Sovereign
  • Fixed Income: Developed Markets Ex-U.S. - Sovereign Short-Term
  • Fixed Income: Developed Markets Ex-U.S. - Corporate High Yield
  • Fixed Income: Developed Markets Ex-U.S. - Corporate Preferred Stock
  • Inverse Equity: Developed Markets Ex-U.S. - Total Market
  • Leveraged Equity: Developed Markets Ex-U.S. - Total Market

The largest ETF in the group is the iShares MSCI EAFE ETF (EFA) with $77.92 B in assets. In the last 12 months, the best performing Developed Markets Ex-U.S. ETF was the First Trust Developed Markets ex-US Small Cap AlphaDEX Fund (FDTS) at 18.12%. The most-recent ETF launched was the Portfolio+ Developed Markets ETF (PPDM) in February 2018.

TOP ETF PERFORMERS

DPKDirexion Daily MSCI Developed Markets Bear 3x Shares6.42%
EFUProShares UltraShort MSCI EAFE5.13%
EFZProShares Short MSCI EAFE2.17%
PIZInvesco DWA Developed Markets Momentum ETF1.94%
IHDGWisdomTree International Hedged Quality Dividend Growth Fund1.46%

BOTTOM ETF PERFORMERS

EFOProShares Ultra MSCI EAFE-68.11%
DZKDirexion Daily MSCI Developed Markets Bull 3x Shares-6.95%
EFASGlobal X MSCI SuperDividend EAFE ETF-4.07%
EFViShares MSCI EAFE Value ETF-3.80%
CIDVictoryShares International High Div Volatility Wtd Index ETF-3.71%

top creations

VEAVanguard FTSE Developed Markets ETF970.91
IEFAiShares Core MSCI EAFE ETF754.14
SCZiShares MSCI EAFE Small-Cap ETF587.08
SCHFSchwab International Equity ETF380.99
INTFiShares Edge MSCI Multifactor Intl ETF252.79

top redemptions

EFViShares MSCI EAFE Value ETF-717.16
DDWMWisdomTree Dynamic Currency Hedged International Equity Fund-259.08
HEFAiShares Currency Hedged MSCI EAFE ETF-45.51
DBEFXtrackers MSCI EAFE Hedged Equity ETF-32.67
IDEViShares Core MSCI International Developed Markets ETF-26.50

AUM WINNERS

HDEFXtrackers MSCI EAFE High Dividend Yield Equity ETF731.58%
DHDGWisdomTree Dynamic Currency Hedged International Quality Dividend Growth Fund151.19%
IQDGWisdomTree International Quality Dividend Growth123.10%
INTFiShares Edge MSCI Multifactor Intl ETF25.18%
RNDMFirst Trust Developed International Equity Select ETF18.96%

AUM LOSERS

DDWMWisdomTree Dynamic Currency Hedged International Equity Fund-46.71%
EFOProShares Ultra MSCI EAFE-29.54%
FLQHFranklin LibertyQ International Equity Hedged ETF-24.97%
EFViShares MSCI EAFE Value ETF-18.04%
DZKDirexion Daily MSCI Developed Markets Bull 3x Shares-17.79%

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