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 $17.73B. 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 $5.48B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best performing China ETF was the AFTY at 17.03%. 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

YINN Direxion Daily FTSE China Bull 3X Shares 12.70%
XPP ProShares Ultra FTSE China 50 8.70%
CHAU Direxion Daily CSI 300 China A Share Bull 2X Shares 7.35%
KURE KraneShares MSCI All China Health Care Index ETF 7.14%
CHIQ Global X MSCI China Consumer Discretionary ETF 6.00%

BOTTOM ETF PERFORMERS

YANG Direxion Daily FTSE China Bear 3X Shares -13.17%
FXP ProShares UltraShort FTSE China 50 -9.02%
YXI ProShares Short FTSE China 50 -4.25%
CHAD Direxion Daily CSI 300 China A Share Bear 1X Shares -4.07%
CHIC Global X MSCI China Communication Services ETF -0.22%

TOP CREATIONS

CHAD Direxion Daily CSI 300 China A Share Bear 1X Shares 158.32
ASHR Xtrackers Harvest CSI 300 China A-Shares ETF 93.90
KBA KraneShares Bosera MSCI China A Share ETF 54.36
CQQQ Invesco China Technology ETF 6.98
CWEB Direxion Daily CSI China Internet Index Bull 2X Shares 4.48

TOP REDEMPTIONS

CN Xtrackers MSCI All China Equity ETF -195.37
ASHX Xtrackers MSCI China A Inclusion Equity ETF -66.45
GXC SPDR S&P China ETF -35.81
KWEB KraneShares CSI China Internet ETF -30.73
YINN Direxion Daily FTSE China Bull 3X Shares -21.67

AUM WINNERS

CHAD Direxion Daily CSI 300 China A Share Bear 1X Shares 100.11%
KFYP KraneShares CICC China Leaders 100 Index ETF 57.73%
ASHR Xtrackers Harvest CSI 300 China A-Shares ETF 19.67%
AFTY CSOP FTSE China A50 ETF 14.34%
KWEB KraneShares CSI China Internet ETF 6.61%

AUM LOSERS

ASHX Xtrackers MSCI China A Inclusion Equity ETF -80.98%
CN Xtrackers MSCI All China Equity ETF -74.59%
KURE KraneShares MSCI All China Health Care Index ETF -22.94%
ASHS Xtrackers Harvest CSI 500 China-A Shares Small Cap ETF -17.53%
YXI ProShares Short FTSE China 50 -16.73%

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