Theme Investing ETF Overview

Theme ETFs seek to capture investment opportunities in companies or sectors created by long-term structural trends.

With 58 ETFs traded in the U.S. markets, Theme Investing ETFs gather total assets under management of $17.89B. The average expense ratio is 0.56%. Theme Investing ETFs can be found in the following asset classes:

  • Equity

The largest Theme Investing ETF is the FlexShares Morningstar Global Upstream Natural Resources Index Fund GUNR with $5.33B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best performing Theme Investing ETF was the TAN at 37.80%. The most-recent ETF launched in the Theme Investing space was the AGFiQ Global Infrastructure ETF GLIF in 05/23/19.

TOP ETF PERFORMERS

TAN Invesco Solar ETF 5.46%
TAN Invesco Solar ETF 5.46%
OLD The Long-Term Care ETF 2.13%
OLD The Long-Term Care ETF 2.13%
ACES ALPS Clean Energy ETF 0.94%

BOTTOM ETF PERFORMERS

BUYN USCF SummerHaven SHPEN Index Fund -17.69%
BUYN USCF SummerHaven SHPEN Index Fund -17.69%
URA Global X Uranium ETF -13.85%
URA Global X Uranium ETF -13.85%
SEA Invesco Shipping ETF -12.04%

TOP CREATIONS

IGF iShares Global Infrastructure ETF 60.49
IGF iShares Global Infrastructure ETF 60.49
TAN Invesco Solar ETF 32.44
TAN Invesco Solar ETF 32.44
NFRA FlexShares STOXX Global Broad Infrastructure Index Fund 30.79

TOP REDEMPTIONS

GNR SPDR S&P Global Natural Resources ETF -27.12
GNR SPDR S&P Global Natural Resources ETF -27.12
ECON Columbia Emerging Markets Consumer ETF -14.73
ECON Columbia Emerging Markets Consumer ETF -14.73
MOO VanEck Vectors Agribusiness ETF -13.42

AUM WINNERS

MILN Global X Millennials Thematic ETF 40.74%
MILN Global X Millennials Thematic ETF 40.74%
TBLU Tortoise Global Water ESG Fund 31.58%
TBLU Tortoise Global Water ESG Fund 31.58%
LNGR Global X Longevity Thematic ETF 26.01%

AUM LOSERS

URA Global X Uranium ETF -16.96%
URA Global X Uranium ETF -16.96%
BUYN USCF SummerHaven SHPEN Index Fund -16.84%
BUYN USCF SummerHaven SHPEN Index Fund -16.84%
OBOR KraneShares MSCI One Belt One Road Index ETF -11.93%

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