Theme Investing ETF Overview

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

With 86 ETFs traded in the U.S. markets, Theme Investing ETFs gather total assets under management of $22.72B. The average expense ratio is 0.61%. 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 $3.24B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best performing Theme Investing ETF was the ESPO at 67.23%. The most-recent ETF launched in the Theme Investing space was the ROBO Global Artificial Intelligence ETF THNQ in 05/11/20.

Top ETF Performers

BUYZ Franklin Disruptive Commerce ETF 22.53%
NERD Roundhill BITKRAFT Esports & Digital Entertainment ETF 20.59%
HERO Global X Video Games & Esports ETF 18.73%
TAN Invesco Solar ETF 16.20%
ESPO VanEck Vectors Video Gaming and eSports ETF 15.41%

Bottom ETF Performers

POTX Global X Cannabis ETF -19.58%
THCX The Cannabis ETF -16.47%
IGE iShares North American Natural Resources ETF -13.91%
MJ ETFMG Alternative Harvest ETF -13.12%
TOKE Cambria Cannabis ETF -12.78%

Top Creations

BOTZ Global X Robotics & Artificial Intelligence ETF 108.69
NFRA FlexShares STOXX Global Broad Infrastructure Index Fund 66.53
PAVE Global X U.S. Infrastructure Development ETF 57.98
ICLN iShares Global Clean Energy ETF 46.84
ARKQ ARK Autonomous Technology & Robotics ETF 46.13

Top Redemptions

GUNR FlexShares Morningstar Global Upstream Natural Resources Index Fund -48.71
PZD Invesco Cleantech ETF -46.29
ROBO ROBO Global Robotics and Automation Index ETF -34.35
MOO VanEck Vectors Agribusiness ETF -30.51
ECON Columbia Emerging Markets Consumer ETF -19.29

AUM Winners

NERD Roundhill BITKRAFT Esports & Digital Entertainment ETF 80.28%
LRNZ TrueShares Technology, AI & Deep Learning ETF 79.57%
HAIL SPDR S&P Kensho Smart Mobility ETF 70.83%
BUYZ Franklin Disruptive Commerce ETF 62.83%
HERO Global X Video Games & Esports ETF 58.00%

AUM Losers

INFR Legg Mason Global Infrastructure ETF -59.00%
TBLU Tortoise Global Water ESG Fund -32.05%
PZD Invesco Cleantech ETF -19.16%
SIMS SPDR S&P Kensho Intelligent Structures ETF -15.32%
POTX Global X Cannabis ETF -14.73%

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