Global ETF Overview

With 435 ETFs traded in the U.S. markets, Global ETFs gather total assets under management of $228.04B. The average expense ratio is 0.73%. Global ETFs can be found in the following asset classes:

  • Equity
  • Asset Allocation
  • Commodities
  • Fixed Income
  • Alternatives

The largest Global ETF is the SPDR Gold Trust GLD with $41.63B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best performing Global ETF was the DGAZ at 232.96%. The most-recent ETF launched in the Global space was the North Shore Global Uranium Mining ETF URNM in 12/03/19.

Top ETF Performers

DGAZ VelocityShares 3X Inverse Natural Gas ETN 58.71%
KOLD ProShares UltraShort Bloomberg Natural Gas 38.07%
JNUG Direxion Daily Junior Gold Miners Index Bull 3X Shares 23.66%
JO iPath Series B Bloomberg Coffee Subindex Total Return ETN 23.48%
GNOM Global X Genomics & Biotechnology ETF 17.83%

Bottom ETF Performers

UGAZ VelocityShares 3X Long Natural Gas ETN -48.31%
BOIL ProShares Ultra Bloomberg Natural Gas -33.58%
JDST Direxion Daily Junior Gold Miners Index Bear 3X Shares -23.96%
GAZ iPath Series B Bloomberg Natural Gas Subindex Total Return ETN -17.43%
UNG United States Natural Gas Fund LP -17.33%

Top Creations

GDX VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF 684.98
UGAZ VelocityShares 3X Long Natural Gas ETN 475.24
GDXJ VanEck Vectors Junior Gold Miners ETF 459.50
VT Vanguard Total World Stock ETF 252.09
FPE First Trust Preferred Securities & Income ETF 190.93

Top Redemptions

GLD SPDR Gold Trust -932.81
SMH VanEck Vectors Semiconductor ETF -163.43
UWT VelocityShares 3x Long Crude Oil ETN -123.87
SLV iShares Silver Trust -96.18
USO United States Oil Fund LP -82.16

AUM Winners

URNM North Shore Global Uranium Mining ETF 10,058,362.00%
UCIB ETRACS CMCI Total Return ETN Series B 424.69%
KOLD ProShares UltraShort Bloomberg Natural Gas 286.79%
TFIV Global X TargetIncome 5 ETF 200.30%
SDGA Impact Shares Sustainable Development Goals Global Equity ETF 101.91%

AUM Losers

GDG Gadsden Dynamic Growth ETF -56.96%
FAAR First Trust Alternative Absolute Return Strategy ETF -42.04%
COMT iShares Commodities Select Strategy ETF -38.83%
DGL Invesco DB Gold Fund -36.87%
OBOR KraneShares MSCI One Belt One Road Index ETF -34.17%

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