Hedge Fund ETFs are useful for investors who are looking to replicate hedge fund strategies in their portfolio. There are five main categories of Hedge Fund ETFs: merger arbitrage ETFs, broad-based hedge fund replication, real return funds, long/short ETFs and managed futures ETFs. The largest hedge fund ETF is the IQ Hedge Multi-Strategy Tracker ETF (NYSEArca: QAI).

Hedge Fund ETFs Overview

Hedge Fund ETFs attempt to mimic hedge fund strategies, but without hefty annual fees or a percentage of the profits earned, which is typical in the hedge fund industry. Many Hedge Funds ETFs invest in individual stocks, ETFs, futures, short positions, and derivatives.

SYMBOLFUND NAMEISSUERTOTAL ASSETS AVG QUARTERLY VOLUME YTD ASSET CLASS PREV CLOSING PRICE
SCIDGlobal X Scientific Beta Europe ETFGlobal X Mgt$11,578,5002,552-7.83%Equity$25.7
SCIXGlobal X Scientific Beta Asia ex-Japan ETFGlobal X Mgt$4,700,000850-8.77%Equity$23.6
BEMOAptus Behavioral Momentum ETFAptus Capital Advisors$81,720,00015,05812.3%Equity$34.13
CPIIQ Real Return ETFIndexIQ$55,560,00010,5641.24%Portfolio-Multi Asset$27.77
DIVYReality Shares DIVS ETFRealityShares$80,425,10017,0342.73%Equity$26.75
DYBWisdomTree Dynamic Bearish U.S. Equity FundWisdomTree Investments$17,062,5009,8230.77%Portfolio-Multi Asset$26.33
DYLSWisdomTree Dynamic Long/Short U.S. Equity FundWisdomTree Investments$178,152,00035,6204.97%Portfolio-Multi Asset$34.38
FAARFirst Trust Alternative Absolute Return Strategy ETFFirst Trust Portfolios$19,460,0007,729-5.79%Commodity$27.79
FMFFirst Trust Morningstar Managed Futures Strategy FundFirst Trust Portfolios$14,816,1002,1113.28%Portfolio-Multi Asset$49.31
FUTProShares Managed Futures Strategy ETFProShares$3,003,8001,305-0.12%Portfolio-Multi Asset$40.22
FVCFirst Trust Dorsey Wright Dynamic Focus 5 ETFFirst Trust Portfolios$568,617,80097,5834.71%Portfolio-Multi Asset$26.91
GAACambria Global Asset Allocation ETFCambria Funds$28,405,0008,058-4.6%Portfolio-Multi Asset$26.23
GMOMCambria Global Momentum ETFCambria Funds$111,026,00011,540-6.35%Portfolio-Multi Asset$25.7
HDGProShares Hedge Replication ETFProShares$43,543,5005,106-1.68%Portfolio-Multi Asset$44.51
HTUSHULL Tactical US ETFExchange Traded Concepts$65,184,0005,754-0.35%Equity$27.05
JPHFJPMorgan Diversified Alternatives ETFJP Morgan Asset Management$192,681,00024,345-7.34%Portfolio-Multi Asset$24.22
LALTPowerShares Multi-Strategy Alternative PortfolioInvesco PowerShares$4,321,0001,4921.98%Portfolio-Multi Asset$21.75
MCROIQ Hedge Macro Tracker ETFIndexIQ$6,462,500859-3.2%Portfolio-Multi Asset$25.7
MNAIQ Merger Arbitrage ETFIndexIQ$654,312,00081,6982.67%Portfolio-Multi Asset$31.88
MRGRProShares Merger ETFProShares$3,619,0003,792-0.74%Portfolio-Multi Asset$36.17
PUTWWisdomTree CBOE S&P 500 PutWrite Strategy FundWisdomTree Investments$231,894,00024,8712.17%Portfolio-Multi Asset$29.62
QAIIQ Hedge Multi-Strategy Tracker ETFIndexIQ$1,169,514,000130,149-0.79%Portfolio-Multi Asset$30.25
QEDIQ Hedge Event-Driven Tracker ETFIndexIQ$3,198,0001,2431.91%Portfolio-Multi Asset$21.29
QMNIQ Hedge Market Neutral Tracker ETFIndexIQ$12,865,0001,237-0.19%Portfolio-Multi Asset$25.74
RALSProShares RAFI Long/ShortProShares$9,957,8001,277-3.67%Equity$36.3
RLYSPDR SSGA Multi-Asset Real Return ETFState Street Global Advisors$145,768,00016,348-2.38%Equity$26.11
JPEDJPMorgan Event Driven ETFJP Morgan Asset Management$0,0006490.56%Portfolio-Multi Asset$25.35
JPLSJPMorgan Long/Short ETFJP Morgan Asset Management$23,310,000247-10.15%Equity$22.57
RPUTWisdomTree CBOE Russell 2000 PutWrite Strategy FundWisdomTree Investments$4,992,0007550.08%Portfolio-Multi Asset$24.31
DWLVPowerShares DWA Momentum & Low Volatility Rotation PortfolioInvesco PowerShares$26,507,30016,8370.29%Equity$31.33
SCIJGlobal X Scientific Beta Japan ETFGlobal X Mgt$8,760,0001,117-6.99%Equity$29.63
WTMFWisdomTree Managed Futures StrategyWisdomTree Investments$179,691,00022,2690.8%Portfolio-Multi Asset$40.41
DBVPowerShares DB G10 Currency Harvest FundInvesco PowerShares$24,075,0001,6611.54%Currency$24.02
VEGAAdvisorShares STAR Global Buy-Write ETFAdvisorShares$17,149,0009961.43%Portfolio-Multi Asset$31.21
MOMAGFiQ US Market Neutral Momentum FundQuantShares$4,926,0004,0441.54%Equity$24.54
CHEPAGFiQ US Market Neutral Value FundQuantShares$1,150,5001,162-8.01%Equity$22.56
SIZAGFiQ US Market Neutral Size FundQuantShares$1,972,000562-1.6%Equity$19.66
BTALAGFiQ US Market Neutral Anti-Beta FundQuantShares$11,352,0005,7636.22%Equity$20.65
DIVAAGFiQ Hedged Dividend Income FundQuantShares$2,379,000722-3.66%Portfolio-Multi Asset$23.94
BIKRRogers AI Global Macro ETFETF Managers Group$4,840,0003,088-2.25%Portfolio-Multi Asset$24.41
QLSIQ Hedge Long/Short Tracker ETFIndexIQ$4,330,0007,169-1.42%Alternative$21.51
RAAXVanEck Vectors Real Asset Allocation ETFVan Eck Associates$15,132,0006,258-1.53%Portfolio-Multi Asset$25.02
JPMFJPMorgan Managed Futures Strategy ETFJP Morgan Asset Management$50,632,5001,009-6.24%Portfolio-Multi Asset$23.85
ALTSProShares Morningstar Alternatives Solution ETFProShares$7,470,0001,258-1.87%Portfolio-Multi Asset$37.13
CLIXProShares Long Online/Short Stores ETFProShares$53,100,00014,35713.59%Equity$44.3
FTLSFirst Trust Long/Short Equity ETFFirst Trust Portfolios$160,638,00021,397-0.56%Equity$39.21

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