Muni ETF Overview

Muni bond ETFs invest in municipal bonds. These bonds are issued by a local government or territory, or their agencies. One of the attractive features of municipal bonds is that interest income is excluded from gross income for federal income tax purposes.

Municipal bond ETFs are part of the following ETF.com market segments:

With 47 ETFs traded in the U.S. markets, Muni ETFs gather total assets under management of $37.16B. The average expense ratio is 0.34%. Muni ETFs can be found in the following asset classes:

  • Fixed Income

The largest Muni ETF is the iShares National Muni Bond ETF MUB with $13.26B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best performing Muni ETF was the XMPT at 12.25%. The most-recent ETF launched in the Muni space was the Vaneck Vectors Municipal Allocation ETF MAAX in 05/15/19.

TOP ETF PERFORMERS

XMPT VanEck Vectors CEF Municipal Income ETF 1.64%
XMPT VanEck Vectors CEF Municipal Income ETF 1.64%
MUST Columbia Multi-Sector Municipal Income ETF 1.30%
MUST Columbia Multi-Sector Municipal Income ETF 1.30%
IBMQ iShares iBonds Dec 2028 Term Muni Bond ETF 1.08%

BOTTOM ETF PERFORMERS

IBMH iShares iBonds Sep 2019 Term Muni Bond ETF 0.14%
IBMH iShares iBonds Sep 2019 Term Muni Bond ETF 0.14%
FUMB First Trust Ultra Short Duration Municipal ETF 0.22%
FUMB First Trust Ultra Short Duration Municipal ETF 0.22%
MEAR iShares Short Maturity Municipal Bond ETF 0.23%

TOP CREATIONS

FMB First Trust Managed Municipal ETF 87.44
FMB First Trust Managed Municipal ETF 87.44
MUB iShares National Muni Bond ETF 79.19
MUB iShares National Muni Bond ETF 79.19
HYD VanEck Vectors High-Yield Municipal Index ETF 44.47

TOP REDEMPTIONS

HYMB SPDR Nuveen S&P High Yield Municipal Bond ETF -46.46
HYMB SPDR Nuveen S&P High Yield Municipal Bond ETF -46.46
IBMH iShares iBonds Sep 2019 Term Muni Bond ETF -7.63
IBMH iShares iBonds Sep 2019 Term Muni Bond ETF -7.63
MAAX Vaneck Vectors Municipal Allocation ETF 0

AUM WINNERS

IBMQ iShares iBonds Dec 2028 Term Muni Bond ETF 34.35%
IBMQ iShares iBonds Dec 2028 Term Muni Bond ETF 34.35%
IBMO iShares iBonds Dec 2026 Term Muni Bond ETF 25.84%
IBMO iShares iBonds Dec 2026 Term Muni Bond ETF 25.84%
JMST JPMorgan Ultra-Short Municipal Income ETF 12.66%

AUM LOSERS

MCEF First Trust Municipal CEF Income Opportunity ETF -8.16%
MCEF First Trust Municipal CEF Income Opportunity ETF -8.16%
IBMH iShares iBonds Sep 2019 Term Muni Bond ETF -0.93%
IBMH iShares iBonds Sep 2019 Term Muni Bond ETF -0.93%
TFI SPDR Nuveen Bloomberg Barclays Municipal Bond ETF -0.59%

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