Global Macro ETF Overview

With 17 ETFs traded in the U.S. markets, Global Macro ETFs gather total assets under management of $1.68B. The average expense ratio is 1.14%. Global Macro ETFs can be found in the following asset classes:

  • Alternatives

The largest Global Macro ETF is the IQ Hedge Multi-Strategy Tracker ETF QAI with $987.37M in assets. In the last trailing year, the best performing Global Macro ETF was the ALTY at 11.31%. The most-recent ETF launched in the Global Macro space was the Cambria Trinity ETF TRTY in 09/10/18.

TOP ETF PERFORMERS

DALT Anfield Capital Diversified Alternatives ETF 3.11%
RLY SPDR SSgA Multi-Asset Real Return ETF 2.65%
ALTY Global X SuperDividend Alternatives ETF 2.64%
VEGA AdvisorShares STAR Global Buy-Write ETF 2.54%
RAAX VanEck Vectors Real Asset Allocation ETF 2.06%

BOTTOM ETF PERFORMERS

JPHF JPMorgan Diversified Alternatives ETF -0.12%
ALTS ProShares Morningstar Alternatives Solution ETF 0.45%
BIKR Rogers AI Global Macro ETF 0.88%
CPI IQ Real Return ETF 0.93%
QAI IQ Hedge Multi-Strategy Tracker ETF 1.10%

TOP CREATIONS

RAAX VanEck Vectors Real Asset Allocation ETF 6.24
DALT Anfield Capital Diversified Alternatives ETF 2.49
TRTY Cambria Trinity ETF 2.40
ALTY Global X SuperDividend Alternatives ETF 1.45
QED IQ Hedge Event-Driven Tracker ETF 1.05

TOP REDEMPTIONS

QAI IQ Hedge Multi-Strategy Tracker ETF -38.94
JPHF JPMorgan Diversified Alternatives ETF -8.65
RLY SPDR SSgA Multi-Asset Real Return ETF -4.99
HDG ProShares Hedge Replication ETF -1.81
MCRO IQ Hedge Macro Tracker ETF -1.30

AUM WINNERS

RAAX VanEck Vectors Real Asset Allocation ETF 13.59%
DALT Anfield Capital Diversified Alternatives ETF 5.91%
TRTY Cambria Trinity ETF 5.30%
VEGA AdvisorShares STAR Global Buy-Write ETF 2.54%
ALTY Global X SuperDividend Alternatives ETF 1.63%

AUM LOSERS

QXTR QuantX Risk Managed Multi-Asset Total Return ETF -5.86%
JPHF JPMorgan Diversified Alternatives ETF -4.25%
HDG ProShares Hedge Replication ETF -4.11%
QAI IQ Hedge Multi-Strategy Tracker ETF -0.72%
HTUS Hull Tactical U.S. ETF -0.41%

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