FlexShares ETF Overview

With 29 ETFs traded in the U.S. markets, FlexShares ETFs gather total assets under management of $15.48B. The average expense ratio is 0.37%. FlexShares ETFs can be found in the following asset classes:

  • Equity
  • Fixed Income

The largest FlexShares ETF is the FlexShares Morningstar Global Upstream Natural Resources Index Fund GUNR with $5.41B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best performing FlexShares ETF was the LKOR at 21.37%. The most-recent ETF launched in the FlexShares space was the FlexShares US Quality Low Volatility Index Fund QLV in 07/15/19.

Top ETF Performers

GQRE FlexShares Global Quality Real Estate Index Fund 2.96%
LKOR FlexShares Credit-Scored US Long Corporate Bond Index Fund 2.27%
ASET FlexShares Real Assets Allocation Index Fund 1.33%
QLVD FlexShares Developed Markets ex-US Quality Low Volatility Index Fund 1.31%
SKOR FlexShares Credit-Scored US Corporate Bond Index Fund 1.20%

Bottom ETF Performers

GUNR FlexShares Morningstar Global Upstream Natural Resources Index Fund -2.82%
TLTE FlexShares Morningstar Emerging Markets Factor Tilt Index -1.38%
TILT FlexShares Morningstar US Market Factor Tilt Index Fund -1.10%
TLEH FlexShares Currency Hedged Morningstar EM Factor Tilt Index Fd -1.03%
IQDE FlexShares International Quality Dividend Defensive Index Fund -0.96%

Top Creations

NFRA FlexShares STOXX Global Broad Infrastructure Index Fund 31.04
QDEF FlexShares Quality Dividend Defensive Index Fund 15.91
GQRE FlexShares Global Quality Real Estate Index Fund 12.94
HYGV FlexShares High Yield Value-Scored Bond Index Fund 12.07
GUNR FlexShares Morningstar Global Upstream Natural Resources Index Fund 10.25

Top Redemptions

TLTE FlexShares Morningstar Emerging Markets Factor Tilt Index -33.94
IQDF FlexShares International Quality Dividend Index Fund -29.04
TDTT FlexShares iBoxx 3 Year Target Duration TIPS Index Fund -8.62
QDF FlexShares Quality Dividend Index Fund -2.29
QDYN FlexShares Quality Dividend Dynamic Index Fund -2.24

AUM Winners

HYGV FlexShares High Yield Value-Scored Bond Index Fund 16.16%
BNDC FlexShares Core Select Bond Fund 11.94%
ESGG FlexShares STOXX Global ESG Impact Index Fund 5.20%
MBSD FlexShares Disciplined Duration MBS Index Fund 3.66%
SKOR FlexShares Credit-Scored US Corporate Bond Index Fund 3.63%

AUM Losers

TLTE FlexShares Morningstar Emerging Markets Factor Tilt Index -7.11%
QDYN FlexShares Quality Dividend Dynamic Index Fund -5.00%
QLC FlexShares US Quality Large Cap Index Fund -4.02%
IQDF FlexShares International Quality Dividend Index Fund -3.67%
GUNR FlexShares Morningstar Global Upstream Natural Resources Index Fund -3.30%

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