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 49 ETFs traded in the U.S. markets, China ETFs gather total assets under management of $16.71B. 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 $5.51B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best performing China ETF was the KURE at 35.99%. 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

CWEB Direxion Daily CSI China Internet Index Bull 2X Shares 16.87%
CHNA Loncar China BioPharma ETF 13.71%
CHIH Global X MSCI China Health Care ETF 10.17%
CHIQ Global X MSCI China Consumer Discretionary ETF 10.16%
KWEB KraneShares CSI China Internet ETF 8.66%

Bottom ETF Performers

YANG Direxion Daily FTSE China Bear 3X Shares -8.85%
FXP ProShares UltraShort FTSE China 50 -5.58%
CHIE Global X MSCI China Energy ETF -3.75%
CHAD Direxion Daily CSI 300 China A Share Bear 1X Shares -3.22%
YXI ProShares Short FTSE China 50 -2.66%

Top Creations

MCHI iShares MSCI China ETF 153.75
KURE KraneShares MSCI All China Health Care Index ETF 23.68
CNYA iShares MSCI China A ETF 16.91
CXSE WisdomTree China ex-State-Owned Enterprises Fund 10.27
CNXT VanEck Vectors ChinaAMC SME-ChiNext ETF 3.01

Top Redemptions

ASHR Xtrackers Harvest CSI 300 China A-Shares ETF -284.65
KWEB KraneShares CSI China Internet ETF -134.54
FXI iShares China Large-Cap ETF -91.98
YINN Direxion Daily FTSE China Bull 3X Shares -37.86
GLCN VanEck Vectors China Growth Leaders ETF -16.44

AUM Winners

KURE KraneShares MSCI All China Health Care Index ETF 61.82%
CHIS Global X MSCI China Consumer Staples ETF 27.03%
CHIK Global X MSCI China Information Technology ETF 19.33%
YANG Direxion Daily FTSE China Bear 3X Shares 9.93%
CNXT VanEck Vectors ChinaAMC SME-ChiNext ETF 9.49%

AUM Losers

KALL KraneShares MSCI All China Index ETF -31.17%
GLCN VanEck Vectors China Growth Leaders ETF -27.10%
KFYP KraneShares CICC China Leaders 100 Index ETF -23.69%
ASHR Xtrackers Harvest CSI 300 China A-Shares ETF -19.44%
FXI iShares China Large-Cap ETF -17.92%

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