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 54 ETFs traded in the U.S. markets, China ETFs gather total assets under management of $16.43B. 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 $4.49B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best performing China ETF was the CHIQ at 33.08%. 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 12.82%
CHIH Global X MSCI China Health Care ETF 8.70%
CHNA Loncar China BioPharma ETF 8.51%
KURE KraneShares MSCI All China Health Care Index ETF 8.46%
KWEB KraneShares CSI China Internet ETF 6.73%

Bottom ETF Performers

CHIE Global X MSCI China Energy ETF -4.95%
ASHS Xtrackers Harvest CSI 500 China-A Shares Small Cap ETF -3.46%
CHIC Global X MSCI China Communication Services ETF -2.37%
CHIM Global X MSCI China Materials ETF -1.95%
YINN Direxion Daily FTSE China Bull 3X Shares -1.77%

Top Creations

CNYA iShares MSCI China A ETF 38.29
KWEB KraneShares CSI China Internet ETF 9.74
KFYP KraneShares CICC China Leaders 100 Index ETF 9.22
FXI iShares China Large-Cap ETF 6.05
YANG Direxion Daily FTSE China Bear 3X Shares 5.23

Top Redemptions

YINN Direxion Daily FTSE China Bull 3X Shares -14.99
CQQQ Invesco China Technology ETF -9.42
CXSE WisdomTree China ex-State-Owned Enterprises Fund -7.11
CHIX Global X MSCI China Financials ETF -4.58
FLCH Franklin FTSE China ETF -4.54

AUM Winners

CHIS Global X MSCI China Consumer Staples ETF 263.72%
KFYP KraneShares CICC China Leaders 100 Index ETF 85.54%
KURE KraneShares MSCI All China Health Care Index ETF 27.64%
CNYA iShares MSCI China A ETF 19.94%
FXP ProShares UltraShort FTSE China 50 17.67%

AUM Losers

YXI ProShares Short FTSE China 50 -12.59%
FCA First Trust China AlphaDEX Fund -12.39%
FLCH Franklin FTSE China ETF -9.03%
YINN Direxion Daily FTSE China Bull 3X Shares -8.67%
CHIC Global X MSCI China Communication Services ETF -4.59%

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