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 $19.71B. 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 $5.66B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best performing Theme Investing ETF was the TAN at 51.97%. The most-recent ETF launched in the Theme Investing space was the AGFiQ Global Infrastructure ETF GLIF in 05/23/19.

Top ETF Performers

SEA Invesco Shipping ETF 12.77%
BUYN USCF SummerHaven SHPEN Index Fund 10.55%
FTRI First Trust Indxx Global Natural Resources Income ETF 10.05%
WOOD iShares Global Timber & Forestry ETF 9.31%
URA Global X Uranium ETF 9.05%

Bottom ETF Performers

OLD The Long-Term Care ETF -0.52%
LNGR Global X Longevity Thematic ETF -0.29%
INFR Legg Mason Global Infrastructure ETF 0.03%
EVX VanEck Vectors Environmental Services ETF 1.50%
INCO Columbia India Consumer ETF 2.17%

Top Creations

NFRA FlexShares STOXX Global Broad Infrastructure Index Fund 90.67
NANR SPDR S&P North American Natural Resources ETF 88.28
GUNR FlexShares Morningstar Global Upstream Natural Resources Index Fund 77.11
GII SPDR S&P Global Infrastructure ETF 51.95
ICLN iShares Global Clean Energy ETF 45.38

Top Redemptions

IGE iShares North American Natural Resources ETF -24.27
CUT Invesco MSCI Global Timber ETF -23.43
GNR SPDR S&P Global Natural Resources ETF -14.23
IGF iShares Global Infrastructure ETF -13.54
MOO VanEck Vectors Agribusiness ETF -9.88

AUM Winners

FTAG First Trust Indxx Global Agriculture ETF 96.14%
OLD The Long-Term Care ETF 43.68%
TBLU Tortoise Global Water ESG Fund 30.05%
ACES ALPS Clean Energy ETF 17.23%
ICLN iShares Global Clean Energy ETF 14.95%

AUM Losers

ORG The Organics ETF -17.87%
CUT Invesco MSCI Global Timber ETF -11.60%
INCO Columbia India Consumer ETF -3.39%
GRID First Trust NASDAQ Clean Edge Smart Grid Infrastructure Index Fund -2.85%
HAP VanEck Vectors Natural Resources ETF -1.23%

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