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 51 ETFs traded in the U.S. markets, China ETFs gather total assets under management of $19.69B. The average expense ratio is 0.68%. 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 $5.07B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best performing China ETF was the CHIK at 32.38%. 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

YANG Direxion Daily FTSE China Bear 3X Shares 14.93%
FXP ProShares UltraShort FTSE China 50 10.42%
CHAD Direxion Daily CSI 300 China A Share Bear 1X Shares 7.22%
CHIH Global X MSCI China Health Care ETF 6.88%
YXI ProShares Short FTSE China 50 5.41%

Bottom ETF Performers

YINN Direxion Daily FTSE China Bull 3X Shares -18.33%
CHAU Direxion Daily CSI 300 China A Share Bull 2X Shares -15.45%
XPP ProShares Ultra FTSE China 50 -11.81%
PEK VanEck Vectors ChinaAMC CSI 300 ETF -11.72%
KFYP KraneShares CICC China Leaders 100 Index ETF -10.73%

Top Creations

KWEB KraneShares CSI China Internet ETF 615.57
ASHR Xtrackers Harvest CSI 300 China A-Shares ETF 534.33
FXI iShares China Large-Cap ETF 117.88
MCHI iShares MSCI China ETF 92.93
YANG Direxion Daily FTSE China Bear 3X Shares 78.78

Top Redemptions

AFTY Pacer CSOP FTSE China A50 ETF -10.75
PEK VanEck Vectors ChinaAMC CSI 300 ETF -10.04
CNXT VanEck Vectors ChinaAMC SME-ChiNext ETF -3.03
WCHN WisdomTree ICBCCS S&P China 500 Fund -1.54
CHIX Global X MSCI China Financials ETF -0.86

AUM Winners

CHIR Global X MSCI China Real Estate ETF 612.60%
CHIK Global X MSCI China Information Technology ETF 212.12%
YANG Direxion Daily FTSE China Bear 3X Shares 147.93%
CHAD Direxion Daily CSI 300 China A Share Bear 1X Shares 84.34%
YXI ProShares Short FTSE China 50 77.30%

AUM Losers

XPP ProShares Ultra FTSE China 50 -27.85%
KFYP KraneShares CICC China Leaders 100 Index ETF -21.05%
CHAU Direxion Daily CSI 300 China A Share Bull 2X Shares -16.77%
CHIX Global X MSCI China Financials ETF -15.32%
ASHS Xtrackers Harvest CSI 500 China-A Shares Small Cap ETF -12.70%

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