Emerging Markets ETF Overview

With 239 ETFs traded on the U.S. markets, Emerging Markets ETFs have total assets under management of $298.40B. The average expense ratio is 0.58%. Emerging Markets ETFs can be found in the following asset classes:

  • Equity
  • Fixed Income
  • Asset Allocation
  • Currency

The largest Emerging Markets ETF is the Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF VWO with $70.41B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best-performing Emerging Markets ETF was EEV at 52.80%. The most recent ETF launched in the Emerging Markets space was the AXS Short China Internet ETF SWEB on 05/02/22.

Top ETF Performers

PGJ Invesco Golden Dragon China ETF 24.81%
KWEB KraneShares CSI China Internet ETF 21.04%
CHIQ Global X MSCI China Consumer Discretionary ETF 20.85%
KGRN KraneShares MSCI China Clean Technology Index ETF 18.67%
XPP ProShares Ultra FTSE China 50 16.73%

Bottom ETF Performers

KORU Direxion Daily MSCI South Korea Bull 3X Shares -39.34%
BRZU Direxion Daily MSCI Brazil Bull 2X Shares -35.19%
UBR ProShares Ultra MSCI Brazil Capped -34.60%
YANG Direxion Daily FTSE China Bear 3X Shares -29.11%
MEXX Direxion Daily MSCI Mexico Bull 3X Shares -26.17%

Top Creations

EEMV iShares MSCI Emerging Markets Min Vol Factor ETF 2.35K
KWEB KraneShares CSI China Internet ETF 454.80
EMB iShares JP Morgan USD Emerging Markets Bond ETF 431.23
JEMA JPMorgan ActiveBuilders Emerging Markets Equity ETF 356.13
EELV Invesco S&P Emerging Markets Low Volatility ETF 289.77

Top Redemptions

ESGE iShares ESG Aware MSCI EM ETF -1,135.23
XSOE WisdomTree Emerging Markets ex-State-Owned Enterprises Fund -194.15
EMCR Xtrackers Emerging Markets Carbon Reduction and Climate Improvers ETF -137.46
SPEM SPDR Portfolio Emerging Markets ETF -136.29
INDA iShares MSCI India ETF -97.14

AUM Winners

CHIS Global X MSCI China Consumer Staples ETF 155.24%
EJUL Innovator Emerging Markets Power Buffer ETF - July 91.16%
ASHR Xtrackers Harvest CSI 300 China A-Shares ETF 62.93%
FNI First Trust Chindia ETF 57.48%
CHIR Global X MSCI China Real Estate ETF 50.62%

AUM Losers

KALL KraneShares MSCI All China Index ETF -50.95%
KEMX KraneShares MSCI Emerging Markets ex China Index ETF -32.80%
FBZ First Trust Brazil AlphaDEX Fund -32.60%
HYEM VanEck Emerging Markets High Yield Bond ETF -29.51%
BSBE Invesco BulletShares 2022 USD Emerging Markets Debt ETF -27.95%

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