Long/Short ETF Overview

With 27 ETFs traded in the U.S. markets, Long/Short ETFs gather total assets under management of $1.99B. The average expense ratio is 1.04%. 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 $972.76M in assets. In the last trailing year, the best performing Long/Short ETF was the DFND at 18.76%. The most-recent ETF launched in the Long/Short space was the First Trust Merger Arbitrage ETF MARB in 02/04/20.

Top ETF Performers

MOM AGFiQ U.S. Market Neutral Momentum Fund 6.14%
DFND Reality Shares DIVCON Dividend Defender ETF 3.68%
DBMF iM DBi Managed Futures Strategy ETF 2.72%
BTAL AGFiQ U.S. Market Neutral Anti-Beta Fund 2.37%
RYZZ RYZZ Managed Futures Strategy Plus ETF 1.53%

Bottom ETF Performers

CHEP AGFiQ U.S. Market Neutral Value Fund -7.45%
WTMF WisdomTree Managed Futures Strategy Fund -2.47%
DIVY Reality Shares DIVS ETF -2.18%
RALS ProShares RAFI Long/Short ETF -2.01%
FAAR First Trust Alternative Absolute Return Strategy ETF -1.50%

Top Creations

BTAL AGFiQ U.S. Market Neutral Anti-Beta Fund 53.26
MNA IQ Merger Arbitrage ETF 38.16
FTLS First Trust Long/Short Equity ETF 17.32
DBMF iM DBi Managed Futures Strategy ETF 1.94
DBEH iM DBi Hedge Strategy ETF 0.64

Top Redemptions

WTMF WisdomTree Managed Futures Strategy Fund -3.73
JPMF JPMorgan Managed Futures Strategy ETF -3.53
JPLS JPMorgan Long/Short ETF -3.28
DYLS WisdomTree Dynamic Long/Short U.S. Equity Fund -2.77
QED IQ Hedge Event-Driven Tracker ETF -2.17

AUM Winners

FLSP Franklin Liberty Systematic Style Premia ETF 455.47%
BTAL AGFiQ U.S. Market Neutral Anti-Beta Fund 58.24%
DBEH iM DBi Hedge Strategy ETF 20.52%
DBMF iM DBi Managed Futures Strategy ETF 12.21%
FTLS First Trust Long/Short Equity ETF 4.62%

AUM Losers

MOM AGFiQ U.S. Market Neutral Momentum Fund -46.43%
QED IQ Hedge Event-Driven Tracker ETF -27.94%
DBV Invesco DB G10 Currency Harvest Fund -19.70%
QLS IQ Hedge Long/Short Tracker ETF -13.63%
DYLS WisdomTree Dynamic Long/Short U.S. Equity Fund -11.54%

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