Long/Short ETF Overview

With 26 ETFs traded on the U.S. markets, Long/Short ETFs have total assets under management of $2.09B. The average expense ratio is 1.10%. 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 $742.91M in assets. In the last trailing year, the best-performing Long/Short ETF was DBEH at 29.20%. The most recent ETF launched in the Long/Short space was the Emles Alpha Opportunities ETF EOPS on 06/09/21.

Top ETF Performers

DFND Siren DIVCON Dividend Defender ETF 2.83%
QED IQ Hedge Event-Driven Tracker ETF 1.75%
CBLS Changebridge Capital Long/Short Equity ETF 1.50%
BTAL AGFiQ U.S. Market Neutral Anti-Beta Fund 1.43%
DBEH iM DBi Hedge Strategy ETF 1.40%

Bottom ETF Performers

LBAY Leatherback Long/Short Alternative Yield ETF -6.66%
KMLM KFA Mount Lucas Index Strategy ETF -3.82%
FAAR First Trust Alternative Absolute Return Strategy ETF -3.15%
RALS ProShares RAFI Long/Short ETF -3.12%
FMF First Trust Managed Futures Strategy Fund -3.10%

Top Creations

QLS IQ Hedge Long/Short Tracker ETF 49.91
DBMF iM DBi Managed Futures Strategy ETF 12.76
FAAR First Trust Alternative Absolute Return Strategy ETF 12.17
CCOR Core Alternative ETF 10.59
FTLS First Trust Long/Short Equity ETF 4.75

Top Redemptions

BTAL AGFiQ U.S. Market Neutral Anti-Beta Fund -2.48
DFND Siren DIVCON Dividend Defender ETF -1.84
KMLM KFA Mount Lucas Index Strategy ETF 0.00
MARB First Trust Merger Arbitrage ETF 0.00
DBV Invesco DB G10 Currency Harvest Fund 0

AUM Winners

EOPS Emles Alpha Opportunities ETF 9,799.36%
QED IQ Hedge Event-Driven Tracker ETF 27.19%
DBMF iM DBi Managed Futures Strategy ETF 23.95%
QLS IQ Hedge Long/Short Tracker ETF 13.94%
CBLS Changebridge Capital Long/Short Equity ETF 12.03%

AUM Losers

MARB First Trust Merger Arbitrage ETF -15.37%
DBV Invesco DB G10 Currency Harvest Fund -10.37%
LBAY Leatherback Long/Short Alternative Yield ETF -6.64%
KMLM KFA Mount Lucas Index Strategy ETF -5.45%
DIVA AGFiQ Hedged Dividend Income Fund -2.13%

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