Trend-Following ETF Overview

There are 31 Trend-Following ETFs which can be found in the following analytics segments:

  • Alternatives: Absolute Returns
  • Alternatives: Volatility
  • Asset Allocation: Target Outcome
  • Equity: China - Total Market
  • Equity: Developed Markets - Total Market
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  • Equity: Developed Markets Ex-U.S. - Total Market
  • Equity: Global - Total Market
  • Equity: U.S. - Large Cap
  • Equity: U.S. - Total Market
  • Fixed Income: Emerging Markets - Sovereign
  • Fixed Income: Global - Broad Market
  • Fixed Income: U.S. - Broad Market
  • Fixed Income: U.S. - Corporate High Yield
  • Fixed Income: U.S. - Broad Market Investment Grade

The largest Trend-Following ETF is the Powershares Emerging Markets Sovereign Debt Portfolio (PCY) with $5.04 B in assets under management and an expense ratio of 0.50% with a trailing 12 month gain of 2.51%. The best-performing ETF over the last 12 months was the CSOP China CSI 300 A-H Dynamic ETF (HAHA) with a total return of 25.67%. The most-recent ETF launched was the Xtrackers Low Beta High Yield Bond ETF (HYDW) in January 2018.


BTALAGFiQ U.S. Market Neutral Anti-Beta Fund2.29%
XUSAQuantX Dynamic Beta US Equity ETF-1.12%
RBUSNationwide Risk-Based U.S. Equity ETF-1.18%
WTMFWisdomTree Managed Futures Strategy Fund-1.36%
ALTSProShares Morningstar Alternatives Solution ETF-1.52%


XVZiPath S&P 500 Dynamic VIX ETN-10.07%
QXRRQuantX Risk Managed Real Return ETF-5.61%
EQRRProShares Equities for Rising Rates ETF-5.15%
OVLCGuggenheim U.S. Large Cap Optimized Volatility ETF-4.61%
LDRSInnovator IBD ETF Leaders ETF-4.56%

top creations

LDRSInnovator IBD ETF Leaders ETF48.58
DWFISPDR Dorsey Wright Fixed Income Allocation ETF29.97
VMOTAlpha Architect Value Momentum Trend ETF13.42
WTMFWisdomTree Managed Futures Strategy Fund12.11
AGGPIQ Enhanced Core Plus Bond U.S. ETF11.89

top redemptions

PCYPowershares Emerging Markets Sovereign Debt Portfolio-38.03
QXTRQuantX Risk Managed Multi-Asset Total Return ETF-6.58
QXGGQuantX Risk Managed Growth ETF-1.43
EQRRProShares Equities for Rising Rates ETF-1.24
RBINNationwide Risk-Based International Equity ETF-0.06


ASETFlexShares Real Assets Allocation Index Fund28.71%
TCTLPremise Capital Frontier Advantage Diversified Tactical ETF11.61%
QXMIQuantX Risk Managed Multi-Asset Income ETF10.85%
VMOTAlpha Architect Value Momentum Trend ETF10.30%
EQRRProShares Equities for Rising Rates ETF9.34%


SCTOGlobal X JPMorgan US Sector Rotator Index ETF-18.25%
BTALAGFiQ U.S. Market Neutral Anti-Beta Fund-10.10%
ALTSProShares Morningstar Alternatives Solution ETF-3.15%
QXTRQuantX Risk Managed Multi-Asset Total Return ETF-1.55%
XVZiPath S&P 500 Dynamic VIX ETN-0.97%

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