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 55 ETFs traded in the U.S. markets, China ETFs gather total assets under management of $15.43B. 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 $4.33B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best performing China ETF was the CHAU at 32.74%. 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 26.71%
YINN Direxion Daily FTSE China Bull 3X Shares 19.00%
CHAU Direxion Daily CSI 300 China A Share Bull 2X Shares 17.72%
CQQQ Invesco China Technology ETF 17.64%
PGJ Invesco Golden Dragon China ETF 13.54%

Bottom ETF Performers

YANG Direxion Daily FTSE China Bear 3X Shares -18.43%
FXP ProShares UltraShort FTSE China 50 -12.83%
CHAD Direxion Daily CSI 300 China A Share Bear 1X Shares -8.48%
YXI ProShares Short FTSE China 50 -6.24%
FXCH Invesco CurrencyShares Chinese Renminbi Trust -0.05%

Top Creations

YINN Direxion Daily FTSE China Bull 3X Shares 37.42
KWEB KraneShares CSI China Internet ETF 21.33
CNYA iShares MSCI China A ETF 4.16
CHNA Loncar China BioPharma ETF 3.33
AFTY CSOP FTSE China A50 ETF 0.89

Top Redemptions

FXI iShares China Large-Cap ETF -565.90
MCHI iShares MSCI China ETF -504.54
ASHR Xtrackers Harvest CSI 300 China A-Shares ETF -205.22
KBA KraneShares Bosera MSCI China A Share ETF -107.29
CHAD Direxion Daily CSI 300 China A Share Bear 1X Shares -69.83

AUM Winners

CHIH Global X MSCI China Health Care ETF 61.76%
CHNA Loncar China BioPharma ETF 42.32%
CWEB Direxion Daily CSI China Internet Index Bull 2X Shares 26.97%
YINN Direxion Daily FTSE China Bull 3X Shares 22.82%
KWEB KraneShares CSI China Internet ETF 20.57%

AUM Losers

YANG Direxion Daily FTSE China Bear 3X Shares -28.55%
CHIK Global X MSCI China Information Technology ETF -25.74%
YXI ProShares Short FTSE China 50 -18.59%
FXP ProShares UltraShort FTSE China 50 -17.59%
CHIX Global X MSCI China Financials ETF -14.91%

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