iPath ETF Overview

With 39 ETFs traded in the U.S. markets, iPath ETFs gather total assets under management of $2.17B. The average expense ratio is 0.62%. iPath ETFs can be found in the following asset classes:

  • Commodities
  • Alternatives
  • Equity
  • Fixed Income

The largest iPath ETF is the iPath Series B S&P 500 VIX Short Term Futures ETN VXX with $1.01B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best performing iPath ETF was the JJN at 28.81%. The most-recent ETF launched in the iPath space was the iPath Gold ETN GBUG in 10/08/19.

Top ETF Performers

JO iPath Series B Bloomberg Coffee Subindex Total Return ETN 11.88%
NIB iPath Bloomberg Cocoa Subindex Total Return ETN 6.97%
OLEM iPath Pure Beta Crude Oil ETN 6.32%
OIL iPath Series B S&P GSCI Crude Oil ETN 6.00%
JJS iPath Series B Bloomberg Softs Subindex Total Return ETN 4.84%

Bottom ETF Performers

VXX iPath Series B S&P 500 VIX Short Term Futures ETN -16.43%
JJN iPath Series B Bloomberg Nickel Subindex Total Return ETN -11.63%
IMLP iPath S&P MLP ETN -7.15%
GRN iPath Series B Carbon ETN -7.09%
JJT iPath Series B Bloomberg Tin Subindex Total Return ETN -5.00%

Top Creations

VXX iPath Series B S&P 500 VIX Short Term Futures ETN 71.15
NIB iPath Bloomberg Cocoa Subindex Total Return ETN 6.15
VXZ iPath Series B S&P 500 VIX Mid-Term Futures ETN 5.45
JO iPath Series B Bloomberg Coffee Subindex Total Return ETN 4.40
BCM iPath Pure Beta Broad Commodity ETN 0.35

Top Redemptions

DJP iPath Bloomberg Commodity Index Total Return ETN -23.92
GSP iPath S&P GSCI Total Return Index ETN -1.79
BAL iPath Series B Bloomberg Cotton Subindex Total Return ETN -1.22
DTYS iPath US Treasury 10-Year Bear ETN -0.57
XVZ iPath S&P 500 Dynamic VIX ETN -0.46

AUM Winners

COW iPath Series B Bloomberg Livestock Subindex Total Return ETN 289.17%
NIB iPath Bloomberg Cocoa Subindex Total Return ETN 52.60%
VXX iPath Series B S&P 500 VIX Short Term Futures ETN 9.83%
SGG iPath Series B Bloomberg Sugar Subindex Total Return ETN 6.06%
JJS iPath Series B Bloomberg Softs Subindex Total Return ETN 5.91%

AUM Losers

BAL iPath Series B Bloomberg Cotton Subindex Total Return ETN -12.11%
JJN iPath Series B Bloomberg Nickel Subindex Total Return ETN -11.47%
LD iPath Bloomberg Lead Subindex Total Return ETN -9.53%
GRN iPath Series B Carbon ETN -9.16%
OLEM iPath Pure Beta Crude Oil ETN -8.88%

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