Long/Short Equity ETF Overview

With 12 ETFs traded in the U.S. markets, Long/Short Equity ETFs gather total assets under management of $528.22M. The average expense ratio is 1.01%. Long/Short Equity ETFs can be found in the following asset classes:

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The largest Long/Short Equity ETF is the First Trust Long/Short Equity ETF FTLS with $233.99M in assets. In the last trailing year, the best performing Long/Short Equity ETF was the BTAL at 19.37%. The most-recent ETF launched in the Long/Short Equity space was the JPMorgan Long/Short ETF JPLS in 01/23/18.

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