Currency Hedged Funds Gain Money In Latest Week, Total Assets At $2.5T

The currency-hedged funds "HEDJ,' 'DXJ' and 'DBEF' each added assets in the week ended Thursday, March 12, as total U.S.-listed ETF assets stood at about $2.5 trillion.
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Top 10 Creations (All ETFs)

TickerNameNet Flows ($,mm)AUM ($, mm)AUM % Change
VIGVanguard Dividend Appreciation1,593.9522,359.137.68%
HEDJWisdomTree Europe Hedged Equity1,229.9714,832.049.04%
EFAiShares MSCI EAFE1,177.1755,663.022.16%
DXJWisdomTree Japan Hedged Equity847.2215,457.905.80%
XLYConsumer Discretionary Select SPDR582.3010,952.975.61%
DBEFDeutsche X-trackers MSCI EAFE Hedged Equity ETF441.535,692.968.41%
QQQPowerShares QQQ396.7240,161.681.00%
BNDVanguard Total Bond Market363.5626,148.231.41%
EWJiShares MSCI Japan336.0615,839.122.17%
IWMiShares Russell 2000318.3128,073.861.15%

Top 10 Redemptions (All ETFs)

TickerNameNet Flows ($,mm)AUM ($, mm)AUM % Change
SPYSPDR S&P 500-3,262.87185,442.90-1.73%
EEMiShares MSCI Emerging Markets-1,397.8529,568.89-4.51%
TLTiShares 20+ Year Treasury Bond-1,008.295,998.19-14.39%
HYGiShares iBoxx $ High Yield Corporate Bond-967.8116,129.26-5.66%
LQDiShares iBoxx $ Investment Grade Corporate Bond-694.6621,463.75-3.13%
JNKSPDR Barclays High Yield Bond-577.3610,727.82-5.11%
IYRiShares U.S. Real Estate-393.725,287.37-6.93%
GLDSPDR Gold-370.0727,803.08-1.31%
HDViShares Core High Dividend-327.645,295.48-5.83%
XLUUtilities Select SPDR-277.806,367.14-4.18%

ETF Weekly Flows By Asset Class

 Net Flows ($, mm)AUM ($, mm)% of AUM
U.S. Equity-1,923.101,163,632.14-0.17%
International Equity4,410.72461,407.460.96%
U.S. Fixed Income-3,320.74298,385.59-1.11%
International Fixed Income68.3724,540.990.28%
Asset Allocation29.525,739.100.52%

Top 10 Volume Surprises, Funds >$50 mm AUM

TickerNameAverage Volume
(30 Day)
1 Week Average
% of Average
IMLPiPath S&P MLP ETN120,042541,426451.03%
MLPAGlobal X MLP129,444542,056418.76%
KBWBPowerShares KBW Bank75,174272,590362.61%
VLUEiShares MSCI USA Value Factor9,23732,736354.42%
LWCSPDR Barclays Long Term Corporate Bond112,696391,990347.83%
DVPDeep Value12,51842,456339.17%
DHSWisdomTree Equity Income132,070445,937337.65%
DLNWisdomTree LargeCap Dividend234,899791,440336.93%
DBKODeutsche X-trackers MSCI South Korea Hedged Equity ETF285,197953,440334.31%
FBGUBS AG FI Enhanced Big Cap Growth ETN5,94319,193322.93%

Top 10 Weekly Performers, Excluding Leverage/Inverse Funds and <1,000 Shares Traded

TickerNameWeekly PerformanceWeekly VolumeAUM ($, mm)
CVOLC-Tracks Citi Volatility ETN8.09%495,7986.01
CHNAPowerShares China A-Share6.03%33,9829.00
WEATTeucrium Wheat4.32%193,80421.45
NGEGlobal X MSCI Nigeria 3.65%208,70522.59
KBWRPowerShares KBW Regional Banking3.46%17,18132.52
ASHRDeutsche X-trackers Harvest CSI 300 China A-Shares ETF3.36%2,753,8151,014.61
DXJHWisdomTree Japan Hedged Health Care3.22%12,8001.55
KRESPDR S&P Regional Banking3.18%22,728,3351,727.85
QABAFirst Trust NASDAQ ABA Community Bank3.06%38,63573.66
DBGRDeutsche X-trackers MSCI Germany Hedged Equity ETF2.80%2,026,365141.86

Bottom 10 Weekly Performers, Excluding Leverage/Inverse Funds and <1,000 Shares Traded

TickerNameWeekly PerformanceWeekly VolumeAUM ($, mm)
GDXJMarket Vectors Junior Gold Miners-12.95%124,856,3891,552.27
RINGiShares MSCI Global Gold Miners-11.35%403,67053.36
GLDXGlobal X Gold Explorers-10.89%109,47527.37
GREKGlobal X FTSE Greece 20-10.50%3,522,144215.72
SILJPureFunds ISE Junior Silver (Small Cap Miners/Explorers)-10.05%58,0624.38
PSAUPowerShares Global Gold and Precious Metals-10.05%503,63342.53
GDXMarket Vectors Gold Miners-10.01%353,433,8656,310.95
SILGlobal X Silver Miners-9.60%1,677,213160.52
PLTMFirst Trust ISE Global Platinum-9.36%59,2269.68
SGDMSprott Gold Miners-9.32%2,140,496188.75

Top 10 YTD Performers

TickerNameYTD PerformanceWeekly PerformanceAUM ($, mm)
CNXTMarket Vectors ChinaAMC SME-ChiNext0.274.0231.00
TANGuggenheim Solar0.27-1.48351.88
DXJHWisdomTree Japan Hedged Health Care0.222.351.55
XBISPDR S&P Biotech0.220.892,210.82
DBGRDeutsche X-trackers MSCI Germany Hedged Equity ETF0.212.77141.86
HEWGiShares Currency Hedged MSCI Germany0.202.791,099.20
BBCBioShares Biotechnology Clinical Trials0.201.8311.67
DXGEWisdomTree Germany Hedged Equity0.202.49139.75
BBPBioShares Biotechnology Products0.191.207.79
HEDJWisdomTree Europe Hedged Equity0.191.7114,832.04

Bottom 10 YTD Performers

TickerNameYTD PerformanceWeekly PerformanceAUM ($, mm)
GAZiPath Dow Jones-UBS Natural Gas Total Return ETN-0.29-0.7014.09
EWZSiShares MSCI Brazil Small-Cap-0.25-3.3622.34
BRFMarket Vectors Brazil Small-Cap-0.24-3.7877.70
JOiPath Dow Jones-UBS Coffee Total Return ETN-0.23-5.4059.00
ICOLiShares MSCI Colombia Capped-0.21-4.9213.61
CAFEiPath Pure Beta Coffee ETN-0.21-3.675.17
GXGGlobal X MSCI Colombia-0.21-3.6056.53
CVOLC-Tracks Citi Volatility ETN-
BRAQGlobal X Brazil Consumer-0.19-4.196.28
BRXXEGShares Brazil Infrastructure-0.19-2.7512.53

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