Socially Responsible ETF Overview

Socially responsible ETFs invest in the equity of companies that consider financial returns as well as social good. The term 'socially responsible' is used broadly to cover principles such as company ethics, environmental friendliness and human rights.

With 149 ETFs traded on the U.S. markets, Socially Responsible ETFs have total assets under management of $104.98B. The average expense ratio is 0.41%. Socially Responsible ETFs can be found in the following asset classes:

  • Equity
  • Fixed Income
  • Commodities
  • Asset Allocation

The largest Socially Responsible ETF is the iShares ESG Aware MSCI USA ETF ESGU with $22.22B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best-performing Socially Responsible ETF was GRN at 93.88%. The most recent ETF launched in the Socially Responsible space was the Global X Solar ETF RAYS on 09/08/21.

Top ETF Performers

KRBN KraneShares Global Carbon ETF 8.18%
GRN iPath Series B Carbon ETN 7.75%
IXSE WisdomTree India ex-State-Owned Enterprises Fund 7.32%
VTRN VictoryShares Top Veteran Employers ETF 3.28%
NWLG Nuveen Winslow Large-Cap Growth ESG ETF 3.10%

Bottom ETF Performers

KESG KraneShares MSCI China ESG Leaders Index ETF -4.66%
CXSE WisdomTree China ex-State-Owned Enterprises Fund -4.52%
GBLD Invesco MSCI Green Building ETF -3.79%
TPSC Timothy Plan US Small Cap Core ETF -2.10%
CFCV ClearBridge Focus Value ESG ETF -1.92%

Top Creations

ESGU iShares ESG Aware MSCI USA ETF 1.54K
EMCR Xtrackers Emerging Markets Carbon Reduction and Climate Improvers ETF 469.80
SUSA iShares MSCI USA ESG Select ETF 296.19
ESGD iShares ESG Aware MSCI EAFE ETF 232.94
ESGV Vanguard ESG U.S. Stock ETF 219.13

Top Redemptions

ESGE iShares ESG Aware MSCI EM ETF -319.76
XSOE WisdomTree Emerging Markets ex-State-Owned Enterprises Fund -268.77
TAN Invesco Solar ETF -151.13
SPYX SPDR S&P 500 Fossil Fuel Reserves Free ETF -31.44
KRMA Global X Conscious Companies ETF -22.39

AUM Winners

EMCR Xtrackers Emerging Markets Carbon Reduction and Climate Improvers ETF 3,110.24%
EAOK iShares ESG Aware Conservative Allocation ETF 602.44%
AQWA Global X Clean Water ETF 116.95%
EMXF iShares ESG Advanced MSCI EM ETF 68.64%
KRBN KraneShares Global Carbon ETF 38.49%

AUM Losers

VTRN VictoryShares Top Veteran Employers ETF -51.85%
TEGS Trend Aggregation ESG ETF -47.44%
ESNG Direxion MSCI USA ESG - Leaders vs. Laggards ETF -39.13%
ESCR Xtrackers Bloomberg US Investment Grade Corporate ESG ETF -13.88%
TPIF Timothy Plan International ETF -5.14%

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