UBS ETF Overview

UBS has 47 ETFs traded in the U.S. markets with total assets under management of $6.97 B and an average expense ratio of 1.04%.

The largest UBS ETF is the ETRACS Alerian MLP Infrastructure Index ETN (MLPI) with $1.62 B in assets. In the last 12 months, the best performing UBS ETF was the UBS ETRACS - ProShares Daily 3x Long Crude ETN (WTIU) at 116.74%. The most-recent ETF launched by UBS was the InsightShares Patriotic Employers ETF (HONR) in January 2018.

UBS offers ETFs in the following asset classes:

  • Equity
  • Asset Allocation
  • Commodities
  • Alternatives


XIVHVelocityShares VIX Short Volatility Hedged ETN18.65%
UBNETRACS UBS Bloomberg CMCI Energy Total Return ETN14.18%
WTIUUBS ETRACS - ProShares Daily 3x Long Crude ETN12.71%
FBGXUBS AG FI Enhanced Large Cap Growth ETN12.42%
OILXETRACS S&P GSCI Crude Oil Total Return ETN11.81%


WTIDUBS ETRACS - ProShares Daily 3x Inverse Crude ETN-14.18%
EVIXVelocityShares 1X Long VSTOXX Futures ETN-10.71%
HOMLETRACS Monthly Reset 2xLeveraged ISE Exclusively Homebuilders ETN-4.67%
UBMETRACS UBS Bloomberg CMCI Industrial Metals Total Return ETN-3.37%
MLPSETRACS 1XMonthly Short Alerian MLP Infrastructure TR ETN-2.89%

top creations

FIHDUBS AG FI Enhanced Global High Yield ETN31.30
BDCLETRACS 2xLeveraged Long Wells Fargo Business Development Company Index ETN5.71
WTIDUBS ETRACS - ProShares Daily 3x Inverse Crude ETN3.36
CEFLETRACS Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged Closed-End Fund ETN2.38
MORLETRACS Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged Mortgage REIT ETN2.28

top redemptions

MLPIETRACS Alerian MLP Infrastructure Index ETN-118.13
AMUETRACS Alerian MLP Index ETN-43.68
MLPQETRACS 2xMonthly Leveraged Alerian MLP Infrastructure Index ETN Series B-1.08
UBGETRACS UBS Bloomberg CMCI Gold Total Return ETN-0.20
UBCETRACS UBS Bloomberg CMCI Livestock Total Return ETN-0.09


WTIDUBS ETRACS - ProShares Daily 3x Inverse Crude ETN126.38%
SMHDETRACS Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged US Small Cap High Dividend ETN23.74%
HDLVETRACS Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged U.S. High Dividend Low Volatility ETN15.35%
WTIUUBS ETRACS - ProShares Daily 3x Long Crude ETN14.43%
LRETETRACS Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged MSCI US REIT INDEX ETN10.79%


BSWNVelocityShares VIX Tail Risk ETN-50.90%
EXIVVelocityShares 1X Daily Inverse VSTOXX Futures ETN-33.88%
LSVXVelocityShares VIX Variable Long/Short ETN-30.17%
XIVHVelocityShares VIX Short Volatility Hedged ETN-12.12%
UBGETRACS UBS Bloomberg CMCI Gold Total Return ETN-7.62%

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