Micro-cap ETF Overview

Micro-cap ETFs invest in the equity of the smallest firms (typically less than $300 million). The iShares Micro Cap ETF is the largest and most liquid choice.

With 3 ETFs traded on the U.S. markets, Micro-cap ETFs have total assets under management of $1.01B. The average expense ratio is 0.82%. Micro-cap ETFs can be found in the following asset classes:

  • Equity

The largest Micro-cap ETF is the iShares Micro-Cap ETF IWC with $878.56M in assets. In the last trailing year, the best-performing Micro-cap ETF was DWMC at -12.65%. The most recent ETF launched in the Micro-cap space was the AdvisorShares Dorsey Wright Micro-Cap ETF DWMC on 07/10/18.

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