Long/Short ETF Overview

With 24 ETFs traded in the U.S. markets, Long/Short ETFs gather total assets under management of $1.78B. The average expense ratio is 1.11%. Long/Short ETFs can be found in the following asset classes:

  • Alternatives
  • Equity

The largest Long/Short ETF is the IQ Merger Arbitrage ETF MNA with $698.60M in assets. In the last trailing year, the best performing Long/Short ETF was the MOM at 24.65%. The most-recent ETF launched in the Long/Short space was the LHA Market State Alpha Seeker ETF MSVX in 05/13/20.

Top ETF Performers

MOM AGFiQ U.S. Market Neutral Momentum Fund 3.66%
MNA IQ Merger Arbitrage ETF 1.61%
BTAL AGFiQ U.S. Market Neutral Anti-Beta Fund 0.84%
MRGR ProShares Merger ETF -0.06%
WTMF WisdomTree Managed Futures Strategy Fund -0.31%

Bottom ETF Performers

CHEP AGFiQ U.S. Market Neutral Value Fund -5.09%
FTLS First Trust Long/Short Equity ETF -5.01%
DBEH iM DBi Hedge Strategy ETF -4.13%
DBMF iM DBi Managed Futures Strategy ETF -3.47%
DIVA AGFiQ Hedged Dividend Income Fund -3.16%

Top Creations

DBMF iM DBi Managed Futures Strategy ETF 14.54
DFND Reality Shares DIVCON Dividend Defender ETF 11.58
DBEH iM DBi Hedge Strategy ETF 9.41
WTMF WisdomTree Managed Futures Strategy Fund 8.81
BTAL AGFiQ U.S. Market Neutral Anti-Beta Fund 6.19

Top Redemptions

QMN IQ Hedge Market Neutral Tracker ETF -1.35
FTLS First Trust Long/Short Equity ETF -0.04
MOM AGFiQ U.S. Market Neutral Momentum Fund 0
FLSP Franklin Liberty Systematic Style Premia ETF 0
DIVA AGFiQ Hedged Dividend Income Fund 0

AUM Winners

FUT ProShares Managed Futures Strategy ETF 34.83%
QLS IQ Hedge Long/Short Tracker ETF 15.44%
FAAR First Trust Alternative Absolute Return Strategy ETF 13.68%
DBEH iM DBi Hedge Strategy ETF 9.47%
DBMF iM DBi Managed Futures Strategy ETF 8.08%

AUM Losers

MSVX LHA Market State Alpha Seeker ETF -15.09%
CCOR Core Alternative ETF -8.58%
QMN IQ Hedge Market Neutral Tracker ETF -7.47%
WTMF WisdomTree Managed Futures Strategy Fund -7.05%
CHEP AGFiQ U.S. Market Neutral Value Fund -5.54%

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