China ETF Overview

Selecting a China ETF is tricky. Apart from the normal due diligence process, China investors also need to deal with key differences in share classes, underlying indexes, new ETF offerings and complex fund structures. Still, this extra layer of research may reward investors looking for the right exposure to the world's second-largest economy.

ETF.com designed this channel to help you better understand China ETFs, explain how they work and keep you up-to-date with the latest ETF offerings, all so you can find the right China ETFs for your investment needs.

With 58 ETFs traded in the U.S. markets, China ETFs gather total assets under management of $17.50B. The average expense ratio is 0.69%. China ETFs can be found in the following asset classes:

  • Equity
  • Fixed Income
  • Currency

The largest China ETF is the iShares China Large-Cap ETF FXI with $6.08B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best performing China ETF was the CHAD at 11.33%. The most-recent ETF launched in the China space was the Global X MSCI China Health Care ETF CHIH in 12/07/18.

TOP ETF PERFORMERS

YINN Direxion Daily FTSE China Bull 3X Shares 20.69%
CWEB Direxion Daily CSI China Internet Index Bull 2X Shares 18.53%
XPP ProShares Ultra FTSE China 50 13.89%
CHIQ Global X MSCI China Consumer Discretionary ETF 13.01%
CHIH Global X MSCI China Health Care ETF 12.87%

BOTTOM ETF PERFORMERS

YANG Direxion Daily FTSE China Bear 3X Shares -19.04%
FXP ProShares UltraShort FTSE China 50 -13.43%
YXI ProShares Short FTSE China 50 -6.62%
CHAD Direxion Daily CSI 300 China A Share Bear 1X Shares -5.97%
ASHS Xtrackers Harvest CSI 500 China-A Shares Small Cap ETF 0.39%

TOP CREATIONS

MCHI iShares MSCI China ETF 273.60
KWEB KraneShares CSI China Internet ETF 133.22
ASHR Xtrackers Harvest CSI 300 China A-Shares ETF 85.69
GXC SPDR S&P China ETF 75.77
YANG Direxion Daily FTSE China Bear 3X Shares 22.12

TOP REDEMPTIONS

CHAD Direxion Daily CSI 300 China A Share Bear 1X Shares -31.64
CQQQ Invesco China Technology ETF -16.40
CHIC Global X MSCI China Communication Services ETF -3.59
CHAU Direxion Daily CSI 300 China A Share Bull 2X Shares -3.43
CHIQ Global X MSCI China Consumer Discretionary ETF -3.43

AUM WINNERS

KALL KraneShares MSCI All China Index ETF 173.41%
GXC SPDR S&P China ETF 67.60%
XINA SPDR MSCI China A Shares IMI ETF 31.70%
CNYA iShares MSCI China A ETF 25.43%
YANG Direxion Daily FTSE China Bear 3X Shares 18.31%

AUM LOSERS

CHAD Direxion Daily CSI 300 China A Share Bear 1X Shares -65.96%
CHIC Global X MSCI China Communication Services ETF -7.80%
FXP ProShares UltraShort FTSE China 50 -3.55%
CNY Market Vectors Chinese Renminbi/USD ETN -1.47%
CQQQ Invesco China Technology ETF 0.73%

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