Fixed Income ETF Overview

With 442 ETFs traded in the U.S. markets, Fixed Income ETFs gather total assets under management of $1,071.75B. The average expense ratio is 0.34%. Fixed Income ETFs can be found in the following asset classes:

  • Fixed Income

The largest Fixed Income ETF is the iShares Core U.S. Aggregate Bond ETF AGG with $82.75B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best performing Fixed Income ETF was the ICVT at 53.35%. The most-recent ETF launched in the Fixed Income space was the iShares iBonds 2026 Term High Yield and Income ETF IBHF in 11/10/20.

Top ETF Performers

TAPR Barclays Inverse U.S. Treasury Composite ETN 16.59%
PFFA Virtus InfraCap U.S. Preferred Stock ETF 10.51%
ICVT iShares Convertible Bond ETF 7.99%
CWB SPDR Bloomberg Barclays Convertible Securities ETF 7.71%
FCVT First Trust SSI Strategic Convertible Securities ETF 7.10%

Bottom ETF Performers

DFVL iPath US Treasury 5-Year Bull ETN -9.88%
TTT ProShares UltraPro Short 20+ Year Treasury -4.15%
TMV Direxion Daily 20+ Year Treasury Bear 3x Shares -4.03%
TBT ProShares UltraShort 20+ Year Treasury -2.46%
SJB ProShares Short High Yield -2.45%

Top Creations

BND Vanguard Total Bond Market ETF 2.06K
TLT iShares 20+ Year Treasury Bond ETF 1.55K
MBB iShares MBS ETF 1.49K
BNDX Vanguard Total International Bond ETF 1.46K
VCSH Vanguard Short-Term Corporate Bond ETF 1.43K

Top Redemptions

HYG iShares iBoxx USD High Yield Corporate Bond ETF -1,855.09
NEAR iShares Short Maturity Bond ETF -997.43
IGIB iShares 5-10 Year Investment Grade Corporate Bond ETF -573.52
PZA Invesco National AMT-Free Municipal Bond ETF -543.20
SHV iShares Short Treasury Bond ETF -387.41

AUM Winners

GOVZ iShares 25+ Year Treasury STRIPS Bond ETF 340.95%
PFLD AAM Low Duration Preferred and Income Securities ETF 137.45%
RTAI Rareview Tax Advantaged Income ETF 131.29%
HYBB iShares BB Rated Corporate Bond ETF 88.39%
BSCT Invesco BulletShares 2029 Corporate Bond ETF 71.54%

AUM Losers

PFFV Global X Variable Rate Preferred ETF -48.81%
HOLD AdvisorShares Sage Core Reserves ETF -40.06%
PLW Invesco 1-30 Laddered Treasury ETF -24.92%
AWTM Aware Ultra-Short Duration Enhanced Income ETF -17.80%
IEF iShares 7-10 Year Treasury Bond ETF -17.14%

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