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 $19.37B. 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 $5.91B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best performing China ETF was the CWEB at 106.41%. The most-recent ETF launched in the China space was the KraneShares MSCI China ESG Leaders Index ETF KESG in 07/29/20.

Top ETF Performers

YANG Direxion Daily FTSE China Bear 3X Shares 16.70%
FXP ProShares UltraShort FTSE China 50 11.14%
KGRN KraneShares MSCI China Environment Index ETF 9.56%
YXI ProShares Short FTSE China 50 5.33%
CHIQ Global X MSCI China Consumer Discretionary ETF 3.97%

Bottom ETF Performers

YINN Direxion Daily FTSE China Bull 3X Shares -16.83%
XPP ProShares Ultra FTSE China 50 -11.01%
CHIX Global X MSCI China Financials ETF -7.41%
CHIE Global X MSCI China Energy ETF -5.75%
FXI iShares China Large-Cap ETF -5.69%

Top Creations

CQQQ Invesco China Technology ETF 64.47
GXC SPDR S&P China ETF 60.07
CHIQ Global X MSCI China Consumer Discretionary ETF 31.48
CNYA iShares MSCI China A ETF 24.17
KBA KraneShares Bosera MSCI China A Share ETF 21.46

Top Redemptions

ASHR Xtrackers Harvest CSI 300 China A-Shares ETF -394.26
FXI iShares China Large-Cap ETF -196.27
KWEB KraneShares CSI China Internet ETF -118.17
YINN Direxion Daily FTSE China Bull 3X Shares -30.08
CHAU Direxion Daily CSI 300 China A Share Bull 2X Shares -18.46

AUM Winners

KGRN KraneShares MSCI China Environment Index ETF 83.25%
CBON VanEck Vectors ChinaAMC China Bond ETF 51.95%
CHIQ Global X MSCI China Consumer Discretionary ETF 35.29%
KURE KraneShares MSCI All China Health Care Index ETF 16.80%
YANG Direxion Daily FTSE China Bear 3X Shares 11.94%

AUM Losers

YINN Direxion Daily FTSE China Bull 3X Shares -21.74%
CNXT VanEck Vectors ChinaAMC SME-ChiNext ETF -18.64%
CHAU Direxion Daily CSI 300 China A Share Bull 2X Shares -16.95%
ECNS iShares MSCI China Small-Cap ETF -13.13%
XPP ProShares Ultra FTSE China 50 -11.27%

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