Global ETF Overview

With 427 ETFs traded in the U.S. markets, Global ETFs gather total assets under management of $180.67B. The average expense ratio is of 1.2%. Global ETFs can be found in the following asset classes:

  • Equity
  • Fixed Income
  • Commodities

The largest Global ETF is the SPDR Gold Trust GLD with $34.82B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best performing Global ETF was the ARKK at 73.56%. The most-recent ETF launched in the Global space was the FormulaFolios Smart Growth ETF FFSG in 10/31/17.


OILUProShares UltraPro 3x Crude Oil ETF28.95%
UWTVelocityShares 3x Long Crude Oil ETN28.88%
USOUUnited States 3x Oil Fund28.82%
UBRTAxelaTrader 3x Long Brent Crude Oil ETN27.74%
WTIUUBS ETRACS - ProShares Daily 3x Long Crude ETN27.72%


USODUnited States 3x Short Oil Fund-25.15%
OILDProShares UltraPro 3x Short Crude Oil ETF-24.96%
DWTVelocityShares 3x Inverse Crude Oil ETN-24.88%
WTIDUBS ETRACS - ProShares Daily 3x Inverse Crude ETN-24.79%
DBRTAxelaTrader 3x Inverse Brent Crude Oil ETN-24.43%

top creations

GDXVanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF570.12
UGAZVelocityShares 3X Long Natural Gas ETN416.81
SRLNSPDR Blackstone / GSO Senior Loan ETF371.76
VTVanguard Total World Stock ETF323.56
GDXJVanEck Vectors Junior Gold Miners ETF250.84

top redemptions

GLDSPDR Gold Trust-562.78
ACWViShares Edge MSCI Min Vol Global ETF-246.17
USOUnited States Oil Fund LP-143.35
SLViShares Silver Trust-127.66
ACWIiShares MSCI ACWI ETF-110.05


DALTAnfield Capital Diversified Alternatives ETF933.20%
OBORKraneShares MSCI One Belt One Road Index ETF156.30%
FFTYInnovator IBD 50 Fund87.25%
GOAUU.S. Global GO Gold and Precious Metal Miners ETF62.98%
FIXDFirst Trust TCW Opportunistic Fixed Income ETF49.17%


LSTKiPath Pure Beta Livestock ETN-73.37%
LBDCETRACS 2xLeveraged Long Wells Fargo Business Development Company ETN Series B-56.92%
FOILiPath Pure Beta Aluminum ETN-51.67%
DIRTiPath Pure Beta Agriculture ETN-50.23%
COMGGraniteShares S&P GSCI Commodity Broad Strategy No K-1 ETF-48.29%

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