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 140 ETFs traded on the U.S. markets, Socially Responsible ETFs have total assets under management of $94.94B. 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 $17.77B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best-performing Socially Responsible ETF was TAN at 144.57%. The most recent ETF launched in the Socially Responsible space was the First Trust TCW ESG Premier Equity ETF EPRE on 05/25/21.

Top ETF Performers

KGRN KraneShares MSCI China Clean Technology Index ETF 17.97%
TAN Invesco Solar ETF 13.97%
PBW Invesco WilderHill Clean Energy ETF 13.18%
QCLN First Trust NASDAQ Clean Edge Green Energy Index Fund 12.07%
ACES ALPS Clean Energy ETF 10.60%

Bottom ETF Performers

ESGS Columbia Sustainable U.S. Equity Income ETF -4.76%
NUMV Nuveen ESG Mid-Cap Value ETF -4.51%
MAGA Point Bridge GOP Stock Tracker ETF -4.26%
TPHD Timothy Plan High Dividend Stock ETF -3.59%
MIDE Xtrackers S&P MidCap 400 ESG ETF -3.13%

Top Creations

ESGU iShares ESG Aware MSCI USA ETF 417.50
ESGD iShares ESG Aware MSCI EAFE ETF 254.12
ESGV Vanguard ESG U.S. Stock ETF 239.96
ICLN iShares Global Clean Energy ETF 197.00
SUSB iShares ESG Aware 1-5 Year USD Corporate Bond ETF 179.80

Top Redemptions

PBW Invesco WilderHill Clean Energy ETF -127.53
QCLN First Trust NASDAQ Clean Edge Green Energy Index Fund -102.90
SUSC iShares ESG Aware USD Corporate Bond ETF -96.86
SNPE Xtrackers S&P 500 ESG ETF -31.26
FAN First Trust Global Wind Energy ETF -26.42

AUM Winners

FEVR Inspire Faithward Large Cap Momentum ESG ETF 49.18%
KGRN KraneShares MSCI China Clean Technology Index ETF 34.08%
FRDM Freedom 100 Emerging Market ETF 31.33%
IVRA Invesco Real Assets ESG ETF 29.14%
SUSB iShares ESG Aware 1-5 Year USD Corporate Bond ETF 26.71%

AUM Losers

SUSC iShares ESG Aware USD Corporate Bond ETF -14.07%
GRN iPath Series B Carbon ETN -6.30%
ESG FlexShares STOXX U.S. ESG Select Index Fund -4.80%
ESGS Columbia Sustainable U.S. Equity Income ETF -4.69%
TPHD Timothy Plan High Dividend Stock ETF -3.99%

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