Global ETF Overview

Global ETFs invest in the equity of companies from all over the world.

With 514 ETFs traded on the U.S. markets, Global ETFs have total assets under management of $447.12B. The average expense ratio is 0.68%. Global ETFs can be found in the following asset classes:

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

The largest Global ETF is the SPDR Gold Trust GLD with $59.33B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best-performing Global ETF was BDRY at 278.88%. The most recent ETF launched in the Global space was the Formidable Fortress ETF KONG on 07/22/21.

Top ETF Performers

BOIL ProShares Ultra Bloomberg Natural Gas 33.63%
JO iPath Series B Bloomberg Coffee Subindex Total Return ETN 31.88%
GCEC Claymore CEF Index-Linked GS Connect ETN 29.74%
REMX VanEck Vectors Rare Earth/Strategic Metals ETF 25.49%
SINV ETFMG Prime 2x Daily Inverse Junior Silver Miners ETF 17.29%

Bottom ETF Performers

KOLD ProShares UltraShort Bloomberg Natural Gas -26.82%
AWYX ETFMG 2x Daily Travel Tech ETF -21.31%
SILX ETFMG Prime 2x Daily Junior Silver Miners ETF -20.50%
EDUT Global X Education ETF -14.89%
OIH VanEck Vectors Oil Services ETF -14.84%

Top Creations

IXG iShares Global Financials ETF 1.10K
SRLN SPDR Blackstone Senior Loan ETF 929.81
GDX VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF 778.07
OIH VanEck Vectors Oil Services ETF 671.72
ARKK ARK Innovation ETF 654.18

Top Redemptions

IXN iShares Global Tech ETF -486.95
SLV iShares Silver Trust -481.87
ACWI iShares MSCI ACWI ETF -382.50
USO United States Oil Fund LP -313.28
MJ ETFMG Alternative Harvest ETF -253.88

AUM Winners

CLSM Cabana Target Leading Sector Moderate ETF 8,660.04%
IAUM iShares Gold Trust Micro 6,472.86%
CLSA Cabana Target Leading Sector Aggressive ETF 5,935.18%
META Roundhill Ball Metaverse ETF 2,445.24%
DYLD LeaderShares Dynamic Yield ETF 2,234.01%

AUM Losers

PLTM GraniteShares Platinum Trust -85.42%
FTAG First Trust Indxx Global Agriculture ETF -85.42%
FLTB Fidelity Limited Term Bond ETF -30.63%
UGA United States Gasoline Fund LP -28.87%
AWAY ETFMG Travel Tech ETF -23.74%

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