Principal ETF Overview

Principal has 13 ETFs traded in the U.S. markets with total assets under management of $3.51 B and an average expense ratio of 0.38%.

The largest Principal ETF is the Principal U.S. Mega-Cap Multi-Factor Index ETF (USMC) with $1.74 B in assets. In the last 12 months, the best performing Principal ETF was the Principal Healthcare Innovators Index ETF (BTEC) at 26.45%. The most-recent ETF launched by Principal was the Principal Investment Grade Corporate Active ETF (IG) in April 2018.

Principal offers ETFs in the following asset classes:

  • Equity
  • Asset Allocation
  • Fixed Income

Daily ETF Watch

Preferred Stock ETF Offers New Twist

Fund combines preferred stock exposure with an options strategy.

Features and News

Behind The Success Of New ETFs

Virtu offers a behind-the-scenes look at some of the key trends in the ETF space, including what’s driving success among newcomers. 

Features and News

Finalists Announced For 2017 Awards

Winners will be announced March 22 in New York City.

ETF Report

Biggest Trends In 2017 ETF Rollouts

Commodity funds were also popular, while currency hedging fell out of favor.

ETF Report

Top ETF Launches Of 2017

The year’s launches are notable both for their levels of ownership by their own issuers and their niche strategies.

Features and News

Biggest ETF Trend Under Your Radar

Insurance companies are quietly colonizing the ETF industry. 

Daily ETF Watch

Institutional Pref Securities ETF Debuts

First Trust launches a fund very similar to Principal’s recently launched ETF.

Daily ETF Watch

ETF Filing: Virtus Plans Pref Stock Fund

Filing comes on the heels of the launch of another actively managed preferred securities fund.

Features and News

Dueling ETFs Target Millennial Theme

The two have some key differences in their approaches.