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 52 ETFs traded in the U.S. markets, China ETFs gather total assets under management of $13.42B. The average expense ratio is 0.71%. 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 $4.65B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best performing China ETF was the CHAD at 21.28%. The most-recent ETF launched in the China space was the Loncar China BioPharma ETF CHNA in 08/14/18.

TOP ETF PERFORMERS

YANG Direxion Daily FTSE China Bear 3X Shares 5.53%
FXP ProShares UltraShort FTSE China 50 4.22%
CHAD Direxion Daily CSI 300 China A Share Bear 1X Shares 2.43%
YXI ProShares Short FTSE China 50 2.26%
AFTY CSOP FTSE China A50 ETF 1.12%

BOTTOM ETF PERFORMERS

CWEB Direxion Daily CSI China Internet Index Bull 2X Shares -16.74%
ASHS Xtrackers Harvest CSI 500 China-A Shares Small Cap ETF -11.16%
CHNA Loncar China BioPharma ETF -10.65%
TAO Invesco China Real Estate ETF -10.45%
BCNA Reality Shares Nasdaq NexGen Economy China ETF -9.92%

TOP CREATIONS

FXI iShares China Large-Cap ETF 266.33
KWEB KraneShares CSI China Internet ETF 258.49
ASHR Xtrackers Harvest CSI 300 China A-Shares ETF 136.76
CQQQ Invesco China Technology ETF 21.19
YANG Direxion Daily FTSE China Bear 3X Shares 15.36

TOP REDEMPTIONS

CHIQ Global X China Consumer ETF -38.04
YINN Direxion Daily FTSE China Bull 3X Shares -15.52
GXC SPDR S&P China ETF -9.85
CHIX Global X China Financials ETF -8.24
KBA KraneShares Bosera MSCI China A Share ETF -6.28

AUM WINNERS

CNYA iShares MSCI China A ETF 284.23%
YANG Direxion Daily FTSE China Bear 3X Shares 38.69%
KCCB KraneShares CCBS China Corporate High Yield Bond USD Index ETF 19.79%
ASHR Xtrackers Harvest CSI 300 China A-Shares ETF 18.10%
AFTY CSOP FTSE China A50 ETF 7.75%

AUM LOSERS

FXCH Invesco CurrencyShares Chinese Renminbi Trust -50.54%
XINA SPDR MSCI China A Shares IMI ETF -30.11%
ECNS iShares MSCI China Small-Cap ETF -23.37%
CNXT VanEck Vectors ChinaAMC SME-ChiNext ETF -15.95%
CHIX Global X China Financials ETF -14.24%

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