Buffer ETFs are also known as defined-outcome ETFs. They offer protection against drawdowns for a specific period. They used options to guarantee an investment outcome.
With 141 ETFs traded on the U.S. markets, Buffer ETFs have total assets under management of $9.54B. The average expense ratio is 0.81%. Buffer ETFs can be found in the following asset classes:
- Fixed Income
The largest Buffer ETF is the Nationwide Risk-Managed Income ETF NUSI with $673.79M in assets. In the last trailing year, the best-performing Buffer ETF was SEPZ at 19.70%. The most recent ETF launched in the Buffer space was the Innovator Emerging Markets Power Buffer ETF EOCT on 10/01/21.