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 53 ETFs traded on the U.S. markets, China ETFs have total assets under management of $26.06B. 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 MSCI China ETF MCHI with $6.92B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best-performing China ETF was KGRN at 137.50%. The most recent ETF launched in the China space was the Rayliant Quantamental China Equity ETF RAYC on 12/31/20.

Top ETF Performers

YINN Direxion Daily FTSE China Bull 3X Shares 21.69%
CHAU Direxion Daily CSI 300 China A Share Bull 2X Shares 21.67%
KGRN KraneShares MSCI China Environment Index ETF 18.20%
CHNA Loncar China BioPharma ETF 15.70%
CHIM Global X MSCI China Materials ETF 14.42%

Bottom ETF Performers

YANG Direxion Daily FTSE China Bear 3X Shares -20.08%
FXP ProShares UltraShort FTSE China 50 -13.63%
CHAD Direxion Daily CSI 300 China A Share Bear 1X Shares -10.19%
YXI ProShares Short FTSE China 50 -6.98%
CHIR Global X MSCI China Real Estate ETF -0.31%

Top Creations

FXI iShares China Large-Cap ETF 217.39
GXC SPDR S&P China ETF 83.19
CXSE WisdomTree China ex-State-Owned Enterprises Fund 75.45
CQQQ Invesco China Technology ETF 73.08
KBA KraneShares Bosera MSCI China A Share ETF 39.09

Top Redemptions

KWEB KraneShares CSI China Internet ETF -334.02
ASHR Xtrackers Harvest CSI 300 China A-Shares ETF -213.80
FCA First Trust China AlphaDEX Fund -42.68
YANG Direxion Daily FTSE China Bear 3X Shares -3.45
FXP ProShares UltraShort FTSE China 50 -3.40

AUM Winners

KBUY KraneShares CICC China Consumer Leaders Index ETF 1,003.53%
KGRN KraneShares MSCI China Environment Index ETF 122.04%
CHIM Global X MSCI China Materials ETF 71.27%
CHAD Direxion Daily CSI 300 China A Share Bear 1X Shares 65.87%
CHB Global X China Biotech Innovation ETF 51.22%

AUM Losers

FCA First Trust China AlphaDEX Fund -75.62%
FXP ProShares UltraShort FTSE China 50 -25.12%
KALL KraneShares MSCI All China Index ETF -17.96%
YANG Direxion Daily FTSE China Bear 3X Shares -11.79%
KCNY KraneShares E Fund China Commercial Paper ETF -11.78%

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