Banks ETF Overview

With 9 ETFs traded in the U.S. markets, Banks ETFs gather total assets under management of $6.22B. The average expense ratio is 0.57%. Banks ETFs can be found in the following asset classes:

  • Equity

The largest Banks ETF is the SPDR S&P Regional Banking ETF KRE with $2.47B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best performing Banks ETF was the WDRW at 2.47%. The most-recent ETF launched in the Banks space was the First Trust Nasdaq Bank ETF FTXO in 09/20/16.

ETF Report

 Sectors In Review: February 2019

December was uniformly disastrous for sector ETFs.

Index Investor Corner

Swedroe: Conflicts Of Interest In Banks

The problem with funds with bank-affiliated managers.

ETF Report

 Sectors In Review: September 2018

July was mostly positive for sector ETFs.

Features and News

ETF Of The Week: Financial Select Sector (XLF)

Between trade tensions and recession fears, 'XLF' has taken a drubbing.

Features and News

ETF Of The Week: Regional Banking ETF 'KRE'

This fund's small banks stand to benefit most from Congress' Dodd-Frank rollback.

ETF Report

 Sectors In Review

March saw all of the ETFs in five key sectors end up in negative territory.

Features and News

Potential Trade War Worries Advisors

Whether their outlook is bullish, bearish or in between, one thing advisors share in common are fears over U.S.-China trade. 

Features and News

ETF Investors Talk Market Turmoil

From the end of complacency to staying the course, ETF strategists are calling what they see as best ideas in the face of a market downturn.  

Features and News

Behind The Success Of New ETFs

Virtu offers a behind-the-scenes look at some of the key trends in the ETF space, including what’s driving success among newcomers.