Bond ETF Overview

Bond ETFs were first introduced in 2002, and since then, investors have poured more than $300 billion in assets into those ETFs. But bond ETFs aren't a one-to-one swap for bonds. The ETF wrapper introduces key differences, which makes these investments behave in unexpected ways. This channel is designed to help you understand bond ETFs and how they work, keep you up-to-date on the latest bond ETF news, and find the right bond ETFs for your portfolio.

With 496 ETFs traded on the U.S. markets, Bond ETFs have total assets under management of $1,247.64B. The average expense ratio is 0.35%. Bond ETFs can be found in the following asset classes:

  • Fixed Income

The largest Bond ETF is the iShares Core U.S. Aggregate Bond ETF AGG with $90.41B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best-performing Bond ETF was PFFA at 16.56%. The most recent ETF launched in the Bond space was the Janus Henderson B-BBB CLO ETF JBBB on 01/11/22.

Top ETF Performers

TTT ProShares UltraPro Short 20+ Year Treasury 16.27%
TMV Direxion Daily 20+ Year Treasury Bear 3x Shares 15.95%
RISR FolioBeyond Rising Rates ETF 15.90%
TBT ProShares UltraShort 20+ Year Treasury 10.57%
TYO Direxion Daily 7-10 Year Treasury Bear 3x Shares 9.88%

Bottom ETF Performers

TMF Direxion Daily 20+ Year Treasury Bull 3X Shares -15.45%
UBT ProShares Ultra 20+ Year Treasury -10.29%
TYD Direxion Daily 7-10 Year Treasury Bull 3x Shares -9.31%
TYA Simplify Risk Parity Treasury ETF -8.10%
RTAI Rareview Tax Advantaged Income ETF -8.10%

Top Creations

TLT iShares 20+ Year Treasury Bond ETF 3.32K
HYG iShares iBoxx USD High Yield Corporate Bond ETF 2.73K
AGG iShares Core U.S. Aggregate Bond ETF 1.84K
BND Vanguard Total Bond Market ETF 1.43K
LQD iShares iBoxx USD Investment Grade Corporate Bond ETF 1.35K

Top Redemptions

IVOL Quadratic Interest Rate Volatility and Inflation Hedge ETF -946.46
SCHP Schwab U.S. TIPS ETF -699.44
IGSB iShares 1-5 Year Investment Grade Corporate Bond ETF -531.43
IEI iShares 3-7 Year Treasury Bond ETF -489.95
SPIB SPDR Portfolio Intermediate Term Corporate Bond ETF -477.53

AUM Winners

EERN DriveWealth Power Saver ETF 10,558.84%
STBL DriveWealth Steady Saver ETF 5,067.37%
FLTN Rareview Inflation/Deflation ETF 598.80%
RISR FolioBeyond Rising Rates ETF 269.40%
KDRN Kingsbarn Tactical Bond ETF 192.82%

AUM Losers

FEHY FlexShares ESG & Climate High Yield Corporate Core Index Fund -40.41%
HSRT Hartford Short Duration ETF -37.31%
SPXB ProShares S&P 500 Bond ETF -32.86%
BBSA JPMorgan BetaBuilders 1-5 Year U.S. Aggregate Bond ETF -27.10%
UBT ProShares Ultra 20+ Year Treasury -26.06%

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