Vanilla ETF Overview

With 817 ETFs traded in the U.S. markets, Vanilla ETFs gather total assets under management of $2,718.17B. The average expense ratio is 0.57%. Vanilla ETFs can be found in the following asset classes:

  • Equity
  • Fixed Income
  • Commodities
  • Alternatives
  • Currency

The largest Vanilla ETF is the SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust SPY with $277.52B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best performing Vanilla ETF was the SVXY at 372.98%. The most-recent ETF launched in the Vanilla space was the KraneShares MSCI Emerging Markets ex China Index ETF KEMX in 04/12/19.

TOP ETF PERFORMERS

USOU United States 3x Oil Fund 37.96%
UWT VelocityShares 3x Long Crude Oil ETN 37.89%
SOXL Direxion Daily Semiconductor Bull 3X Shares 32.38%
UBOT Direxion Daily Robotics, Artificial Intelligence & Automation Index Bull 3X Shares 29.34%
MEXX Direxion Daily MSCI Mexico Bull 3X Shares 26.94%

BOTTOM ETF PERFORMERS

PLTM GraniteShares Platinum Trust -89.29%
USOD United States 3x Short Oil Fund -30.18%
DWT VelocityShares 3x Inverse Crude Oil ETN -29.86%
SOXS Direxion Daily Semiconductor Bear 3X Shares -27.90%
TVIX VelocityShares Daily 2x VIX Short-Term ETN -24.59%

TOP CREATIONS

IVV iShares Core S&P 500 ETF 7.25K
VOO Vanguard S&P 500 ETF 3.43K
IEFA iShares Core MSCI EAFE ETF 2.67K
SHY iShares 1-3 Year Treasury Bond ETF 1.33K
JNK SPDR Bloomberg Barclays High Yield Bond ETF 1.12K

TOP REDEMPTIONS

EFA iShares MSCI EAFE ETF -2,185.06
EWJ iShares MSCI Japan ETF -1,991.36
TLT iShares 20+ Year Treasury Bond ETF -1,762.90
XLF Financial Select Sector SPDR Fund -1,048.94
IEF iShares 7-10 Year Treasury Bond ETF -890.20

AUM WINNERS

FIVG Defiance Next Gen Connectivity ETF 1,411.27%
HAUZ Xtrackers International Real Estate ETF 478.87%
NETL NETLease Corporate Real Estate ETF 304.41%
DPK Direxion Daily MSCI Developed Markets Bear 3x Shares 165.14%
ASHX Xtrackers MSCI China A Inclusion Equity ETF 87.98%

AUM LOSERS

PPDM PortfolioPlus Developed Markets ETF -88.55%
PPMC PortfolioPlus S&P Mid Cap ETF -88.38%
PPEM PortfolioPlus Emerging Markets ETF -82.66%
PPLC PortfolioPlus S&P 500 ETF -72.45%
USAI American Energy Independence ETF -56.50%

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