Long/Short ETF Overview

With 25 ETFs traded in the U.S. markets, Long/Short ETFs gather total assets under management of $1.90B. The average expense ratio is 0.93%. Long/Short ETFs can be found in the following asset classes:

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The largest Long/Short ETF is the IQ Merger Arbitrage ETF MNA with $985.90M in assets. In the last trailing year, the best performing Long/Short ETF was the BTAL at 14.42%. The most-recent ETF launched in the Long/Short space was the iM DBi Managed Futures Strategy ETF DBMF in 05/08/19.

TOP ETF PERFORMERS

QLS IQ Hedge Long/Short Tracker ETF 2.17%
FTLS First Trust Long/Short Equity ETF 1.97%
MOM AGFiQ U.S. Market Neutral Momentum Fund 1.63%
JPMF JPMorgan Managed Futures Strategy ETF 1.30%
QED IQ Hedge Event-Driven Tracker ETF 1.23%

BOTTOM ETF PERFORMERS

DYLS WisdomTree Dynamic Long/Short U.S. Equity Fund -4.01%
CHEP AGFiQ U.S. Market Neutral Value Fund -3.83%
WTMF WisdomTree Managed Futures Strategy Fund -3.36%
SIZ AGFiQ U.S. Market Neutral Size Fund -2.83%
RYZZ RYZZ Managed Futures Strategy Plus ETF -2.38%

TOP CREATIONS

BTAL AGFiQ U.S. Market Neutral Anti-Beta Fund 15.46
DBMF iM DBi Managed Futures Strategy ETF 15.00
MOM AGFiQ U.S. Market Neutral Momentum Fund 2.52
DIVA AGFiQ Hedged Dividend Income Fund 1.20
JPED JPMorgan Event Driven ETF 0

TOP REDEMPTIONS

FTLS First Trust Long/Short Equity ETF -9.86
DYLS WisdomTree Dynamic Long/Short U.S. Equity Fund -4.32
MNA IQ Merger Arbitrage ETF -3.20
JPMF JPMorgan Managed Futures Strategy ETF -2.42
WTMF WisdomTree Managed Futures Strategy Fund -1.95

AUM WINNERS

MOM AGFiQ U.S. Market Neutral Momentum Fund 51.09%
BTAL AGFiQ U.S. Market Neutral Anti-Beta Fund 17.86%
FAAR First Trust Alternative Absolute Return Strategy ETF 5.83%
QLS IQ Hedge Long/Short Tracker ETF 2.22%
QED IQ Hedge Event-Driven Tracker ETF 1.33%

AUM LOSERS

DBMF iM DBi Managed Futures Strategy ETF -16.47%
RALS ProShares RAFI Long/Short ETF -12.04%
DYLS WisdomTree Dynamic Long/Short U.S. Equity Fund -11.11%
WTMF WisdomTree Managed Futures Strategy Fund -8.86%
RYZZ RYZZ Managed Futures Strategy Plus ETF -2.65%

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