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 in the U.S. markets, China ETFs gather total assets under management of $19.77B. 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 $4.99B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best performing China ETF was the CWEB at 69.93%. 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 25.09%
YINN Direxion Daily FTSE China Bull 3X Shares 17.97%
CHIC Global X MSCI China Communication Services ETF 14.57%
KGRN KraneShares MSCI China Environment Index ETF 12.88%
KWEB KraneShares CSI China Internet ETF 12.22%

Bottom ETF Performers

YANG Direxion Daily FTSE China Bear 3X Shares -16.98%
FXP ProShares UltraShort FTSE China 50 -11.50%
CHAD Direxion Daily CSI 300 China A Share Bear 1X Shares -5.85%
YXI ProShares Short FTSE China 50 -5.83%
CNY Market Vectors Chinese Renminbi/USD ETN 1.74%

Top Creations

MCHI iShares MSCI China ETF 302.00
ASHR Xtrackers Harvest CSI 300 China A-Shares ETF 160.48
GXC SPDR S&P China ETF 101.20
KWEB KraneShares CSI China Internet ETF 89.56
KBA KraneShares Bosera MSCI China A Share ETF 51.14

Top Redemptions

YINN Direxion Daily FTSE China Bull 3X Shares -18.38
PGJ Invesco Golden Dragon China ETF -6.12
XPP ProShares Ultra FTSE China 50 -4.93
HAO Invesco China Small Cap ETF -2.51
CHIX Global X MSCI China Financials ETF -2.35

AUM Winners

CNY Market Vectors Chinese Renminbi/USD ETN 102,420.59%
CHIK Global X MSCI China Information Technology ETF 229.43%
ECNS iShares MSCI China Small-Cap ETF 53.98%
ASHR Xtrackers Harvest CSI 300 China A-Shares ETF 52.83%
KWEB KraneShares CSI China Internet ETF 43.89%

AUM Losers

AFTY Pacer CSOP FTSE China A50 -42.22%
CHIM Global X MSCI China Materials ETF -28.35%
YXI ProShares Short FTSE China 50 -19.87%
YANG Direxion Daily FTSE China Bear 3X Shares -7.91%
CHAD Direxion Daily CSI 300 China A Share Bear 1X Shares -6.80%

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