Investors Put $700M Into USMV

The low-vol ETF took the No. 2 spot on the weekly inflows list.

Senior ETF Analyst
Reviewed by: Lisa Barr
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Top 10 Creations (All ETFs)

TickerNameNet Flows ($,mm)AUM ($, mm)AUM % Change
SPYSPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust3,803.78419,196.470.91%
USMViShares MSCI USA Min Vol Factor ETF673.5529,227.502.30%
XLIIndustrial Select Sector SPDR Fund587.6216,620.283.54%
IVViShares Core S&P 500 ETF537.70348,477.460.15%
PULSPGIM Ultra Short Bond ETF521.335,140.7610.14%
PKWInvesco BuyBack Achievers ETF493.101,507.8032.70%
TIPiShares TIPS Bond ETF489.4622,343.042.19%
XLKTechnology Select Sector SPDR Fund454.3749,170.600.92%
MUBiShares National Muni Bond ETF422.5232,686.561.29%
SHYiShares 1-3 Year Treasury Bond ETF397.4626,152.511.52%


Top 10 Redemptions (All ETFs)

TickerNameNet Flows ($,mm)AUM ($, mm)AUM % Change
QQQInvesco QQQ Trust-1,697.68201,389.08-0.84%
TLTiShares 20+ Year Treasury Bond ETF-1,587.4739,444.16-4.02%
XLFFinancial Select Sector SPDR Fund-682.3834,630.80-1.97%
IWMiShares Russell 2000 ETF-668.7754,569.25-1.23%
XLBMaterials Select Sector SPDR Fund-504.135,829.06-8.65%
EEMiShares MSCI Emerging Markets ETF-471.0923,465.84-2.01%
GLDSPDR Gold Trust-376.0155,553.61-0.68%
BOILProShares Ultra Bloomberg Natural Gas-305.64925.72-33.02%
IGSBiShares 1-5 Year Investment Grade Corporate Bond ETF-297.9823,301.90-1.28%
IGIBiShares 5-10 Year Investment Grade Corporate Bond ETF-233.0111,316.70-2.06%


ETF Weekly Flows By Asset Class

 Net Flows ($, mm)AUM ($, mm)% of AUM
U.S. Equity6,324.544,468,160.220.14%
International Equity866.211,309,799.310.07%
U.S. Fixed Income2,156.391,257,482.700.17%
International Fixed Income716.00154,799.260.46%
Asset Allocation151.8315,774.150.96%


Asset Classes (Year-to-Date)

 Net Flows ($, mm)AUM ($, mm)% of AUM
U.S. Equity107,755.104,468,160.222.41%
International Equity57,886.251,309,799.314.42%
U.S. Fixed Income105,103.061,257,482.708.36%
International Fixed Income14,985.57154,799.269.68%
Asset Allocation-2,263.3215,774.15-14.35%


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

TickerNameWeekly PerformanceWeekly VolumeAUM ($, mm)
PALLAberdeen Standard Physical Palladium Shares ETF3.83%84,938228.02
XTLSPDR S&P Telecom ETF3.81%28,04856.67
IHEiShares U.S. Pharmaceuticals ETF3.68%22,605387.37
CNCRRange Cancer Therapeutics ETF3.51%8,8719.93
SJIMTuttle Inverse Cramer Tracker ETF3.15%5,1853.22
UGAUnited States Gasoline Fund LP2.96%114,48977.07
XDNAKelly CRISPR & Gene Editing Technology ETF2.78%17,2622.41
UNLUnited States 12 Month Natural Gas Fund LP2.63%142,58319.84
PPHVanEck Pharmaceutical ETF2.61%1,344,028411.69
EGPTVanEck Egypt Index ETF2.58%28,57815.48


Top 10 YTD Performers

TickerNameYTD PerformanceWeekly PerformanceAUM ($, mm)
WGMIValkyrie Bitcoin Miners ETF208.28%0.44%20.38
DAPPVanEck Digital Transformation ETF168.91%-0.69%52.13
BITQBitwise Crypto Industry Innovators ETF156.05%-0.69%96.45
BKCHGlobal X Blockchain ETF152.59% 91.64
SATOInvesco Alerian Galaxy Crypto Economy ETF151.73%-0.79%4.87
BITSGlobal X Blockchain and Bitcoin Strategy ETF112.62%-0.02%14.42
IBLCiShares Blockchain and Tech ETF108.17%-2.85%9.17
CRPTFirst Trust SkyBridge Crypto Industry and Digital Economy ETF99.35%-1.80%22.08
FDIGFidelity Crypto Industry and Digital Payments ETF96.84%-1.63%48.44
GFOFGrayscale Future of Finance ETF84.19%-1.26%5.92


Disclaimer: All data as of 6 a.m. Eastern time the date the article is published. Data is believed to be accurate; however, transient market data is often subject to subsequent revision and correction by the exchanges.

Sumit Roy is the senior ETF analyst for, where he has worked for 13 years. He creates a variety of content for the platform, including news articles, analysis pieces, videos and podcasts.

Before joining, Sumit was the managing editor and commodities analyst for Hard Assets Investor. In those roles, he was responsible for most of the operations of HAI, a website dedicated to education about commodities investing.

Though he still closely follows the commodities beat, Sumit covers a much broader assortment of topics for, with a particular focus on stock and bond exchange-traded funds.

He is the host of’s Talk ETFs, a popular video series that features weekly interviews with thought leaders in the ETF industry. Sumit is also co-host of Exchange Traded Fridays,’s weekly podcast series.

He lives in the San Francisco Bay Area, where he enjoys climbing the city’s steep hills, playing chess and snowboarding in Lake Tahoe.