Equity: Global Real Estate
With 6 ETFs and over $2.18B in combined AUM, the Equity: Global Real Estate segment provides exposure to the Global space with a focus on Real Estate securities.
Year-to-date, the best-performing ETF in the segment is the SPDR Dow Jones Global Real Estate ETF (RWO), with a total return of 24.11%. Meanwhile, the most popular ETF is the SPDR Dow Jones Global Real Estate ETF (RWO) with $1.72BB in assets under management.
Investors should take a look at the (). This fund has been chosen as an Analyst Pick by FactSet, thus is the best ETF for the average investor. has an expense ratio of -- and tracks the .
ETF.com Efficiency Insight
The average efficiency score in the Equity: Global Real Estate segment is 79 out of 100, with the FlexShares Global Quality Real Estate Index Fund(GQRE) obtaining the highest rating of 84 out of 100.
Costs dominate the discussion around efficiency. ETFs in the segment have an average expense ratio of 0.51% per year, with the Avantis Real Estate ETF (AVRE) having the lowest expense ratio, charging investors 0.17% yearly.
Investors should look for funds with tight tracking, such as the FlexShares Global Quality Real Estate Index Fund (GQRE), with a 12-month median tracking difference of 0.15%.
ETF.com Tradability Insight
The average tradability score in the Equity: Global Real Estate segment is 60 out of 100, with the SPDR Dow Jones Global Real Estate ETF(RWO) obtaining the highest rating of 91 out of 100.
The SPDR Dow Jones Global Real Estate ETF (RWO) is the undisputed segment leader when it comes to liquidity. The fund trades 5.20M in daily average volume. Investors should also find ample liquidity in the FlexShares Global Quality Real Estate Index Fund (GQRE), with $400.38K in daily dollar volume.
Use limit orders to trade funds such as the Cambria Global Real Estate ETF(BLDG), due to their double-digit market spreads.
ETF.com Fit Insight
The Thomson Reuters Global Real Estate has been selected as the index that most accurately represents the market in question. The benchmark has been selected by the ETF Analytics team at FactSet, according to a series of guidelines to ensure this index accurately captures its market.
Investors trying to match a broad market exposure should pay attention to GQRE. This fund obtains a high Fit score and investors should capture market-like returns.
Other funds diverge from the market, by nature of their investment mandates; for example, BLDG follows a Active strategy and obtains a low Fit score compared with our neutral benchmark.