Investors looking for exposure to junk bonds, senior loans and below investment grade debt can look to High Yield Bond ETFs. These ETFs are a great way for investors to get exposure to debt issued by below investment grade corporations.

High Yield Bonds ETFs Overview

The largest High Yield Bond ETF is the iShares iBoxx $ High Yield Corporate Bond ETF (HYG). High Yield Bond ETFs are popular because they have low fees, diversification and intra-day liquidity.

Issuers in this list include:

IndexIQ, WisdomTree Investments, JP Morgan Asset Management, ProShares, RealityShares, State Street Global Advisors, QuantShares and First Trust Portfolios

SYMBOLFUND NAMEISSUERTOTAL ASSETSAVG QUARTERLY VOLUMEYTDASSET CLASSPREV CLOSING PRICE
SHYGiShares 0-5 Year High Yield Corporate Bond ETFBlackRock iShares$2,776,995,000733,962-3.37%Portfolio-Multi Asset$45.47
WFHYWisdomTree Fundamental U.S. High Yield Corporate Bond FundWisdomTree Investments$9,750,0003,181-3.44%Fixed Income$48.55
YLDPrincipal EDGE Active Income ETFPrincipal Financial Group$288,310,8004,095-5.43%Fixed Income$39.1
SRLNSPDR Blackstone/GSO Senior Loan ETFState Street Global Advisors$2,895,255,800905,956-3.07%Portfolio-Multi Asset$45.87
BLHYVirtus Newfleet Dynamic Credit ETFVirtus ETF Advisors LLC$64,382,2008,156,500-4.62%Fixed Income$22.44
DWFISPDR Dorsey Wright Fixed Income Allocation ETFState Street Global Advisors$126,112,50021,214-11.35%Equity$23.76
GHYBGoldman Sachs Access High Yield Corporate Bond ETFGoldman Sachs$49,360,50083,687-5.29%Fixed Income$23.84
HYGiShares iBoxx $ High Yield Corporate Bond ETFBlackRock iShares$12,880,065,60030,524-4.84%Fixed Income$25.22
HYGHiShares Interest Rate Hedged High Yield Bond ETFBlackRock iShares$390,532,00012,324-3.2%Portfolio-Multi Asset$24.02
HYHGProShares High Yield-Interest Rate Hedged ETFProShares$183,939,00029,054-3.57%Portfolio-Multi Asset$22.39
HYLBDeutsche X-trackers USD High Yield Corporate Bond ETFDeutsche Asset Management$1,945,551,8004,287-5.04%Fixed Income$46.85
HYLVIQ S&P High Yield Low Volatility Bond ETFIndexIQ$85,176,00021,744,086-5.88%Fixed Income$82.89
HYNDWisdomTree Negative Duration High Yield Bond FundWisdomTree Investments$63,023,00034,681-0.54%Portfolio-Multi Asset$87.74
HYSPIMCO 0-5 Year US High Yield Corporate Bond Index ETFPIMCO ETFs$1,357,474,50021,119-3.33%Fixed Income$64.42
HYZDWisdomTree Interest Rate Hedged High Yield Bond FundWisdomTree Investments$300,634,500550,827-3.39%Portfolio-Multi Asset$47.81
JNKSPDR Bloomberg Barclays High Yield Bond ETFState Street Global Advisors$7,465,619,2003,298-6.02%Fixed Income$23.63
JPGBJPMorgan Global Bond Opportunities ETFJP Morgan Asset Management$113,256,00037,479-4.38%Fixed Income$20.36
JPHYJPMorgan Diversified High Yield ETFJP Morgan Asset Management$46,377,000423,381-5.38%Fixed Income$96.99
SFHYWisdomTree Fundamental U.S. Short-Term High Yield Corporate Bond FundWisdomTree Investments$14,790,000125,1140.16%Fixed Income$23.3
SHYLXtrackers Short Duration High Yield Bond ETFDeutsche Asset Management$45,704,50015,733,584-3.78%Fixed Income$34.42
HYDWXtrackers Low Beta High Yield Bond ETFDeutsche Asset Management$137,085,00014,275-3.98%Fixed Income$48.93
HYUPXtrackers High Beta High Yield Bond ETFDeutsche Asset Management$141,886,00033,584-7.17%Fixed Income$48.46
FTSLFirst Trust Senior Loan FundFirst Trust Portfolios$1,749,198,200471,376-3.02%Fixed Income$18
HYLSFirst Trust Tactical High Yield ETFFirst Trust Portfolios$1,257,456,0005,235-4.96%Portfolio-Multi Asset$49.05
USHYiShares Broad USD High Yield Corporate Bond ETFBlackRock iShares$257,070,0009,659-5.94%Fixed Income$48.02
HYXEiShares iBoxx $ High Yield ex Oil and Gas Corporate Bond ETFBlackRock iShares$9,792,0002,766-3.96%Equity$48
FALNiShares U.S. Fallen Angels ETFBlackRock iShares$65,026,000896-7.87%Equity$46.4
HYDBiShares Edge High Yield Defensive Bond ETFBlackRock iShares$16,572,500304,983-6.41%Fixed Income$46.8
FLHYFranklin Liberty High Yield Corporate ETFFranklin LibertyShares$9,796,000248,337-2.62%Fixed Income$46.17
HYLDAdvisorShares Peritus High Yield ETFAdvisorShares$168,246,50014,578-4.87%Fixed Income$46.82
RFUNRiverFront Dynamic Unconstrained Income ETFALPS Holdings$24,420,000828-6.51%Fixed Income$48.98
SJNKSPDR Bloomberg Barclays Short Term High Yield Bond ETFState Street Global Advisors$2,837,126,00019,141-3.45%Fixed Income$24.97
CJNKSPDR ICE BofAML Crossover Corporate Bond ETFState Street Global Advisors$69,524,0007,187-6.4%Portfolio-Multi Asset$47.38
FDHYFidelity High Yield Factor ETFFidelity Investments$14,592,00045,502-2.63%Fixed Income$22.94
HYEMVanEck Vectors Emerging Markets High Yield Bond ETFVan Eck Associates$269,640,0008,903-8.46%Fixed Income$23.04
HYIHDeutsche X-trackers High Yield Corporate Bond - Interest Rate Hedged ETFDeutsche Asset Management$6,564,000261,103-5.5%Fixed Income$23.92
IHYVanEck Vectors International High Yield Bond ETFVan Eck Associates$126,468,000180,192-9.11%Fixed Income$23.77
HYXUiShares International High Yield Corporate Bond ETFBlackRock iShares$49,230,000137,968-9.37%Fixed Income$24.14
GHYGiShares U.S. and Intl High Yield Corp Bond ETFBlackRock iShares$201,799,0000-7.02%Fixed Income$24.46
ANGLVanEck Vectors Fallen Angel High Yield Bond ETFVan Eck Associates$817,232,50049,362-8.75%Fixed Income$34.41
HYGVFlexShares High Yield Value-Scored Bond Index FundFlexShares$37,616,00032,178-6.03%Fixed Income$24.29
BSJQInvesco BulletShares 2026 High Yield Corporate Bond ETFInvesco$4,846,000116,233-3.35%Fixed Income$24.2
WBIIWBI Bull-Bear Global Income ETFWBI Shares$77,382,5002,347,786-6.33%Portfolio-Multi Asset$26.56
IHYVInvesco Corporate Income Value ETFInvesco$12,030,00017,821-4.26%Fixed Income$24.79
BKLNInvesco Senior Loan ETFInvesco$6,071,392,0005,805-2.91%Fixed Income$48.83
BSJJInvesco BulletShares 2019 High Yield Corporate Bond ETFInvesco$1,146,244,000109,567-1.76%Fixed Income$22.36
BSJKInvesco BulletShares 2020 High Yield Corporate Bond ETFInvesco$964,710,0003,121-2.94%Fixed Income$21.83
BSJLInvesco BulletShares 2021 High Yield Corporate Bond ETFInvesco$514,821,00028,356-3.13%Fixed Income$23.36
BSJMInvesco BulletShares 2022 High Yield Corporate Bond ETFInvesco$293,601,00011,960-3.97%Fixed Income$49.54
BSJNInvesco BulletShares 2023 High Yield Corporate Bond ETFInvesco$129,183,00022,875-4.02%Fixed Income$46.93
BSJOInvesco BulletShares 2024 High Yield Corporate Bond ETFInvesco$55,430,000452,749-6.11%Fixed Income$27.3
BSJPInvesco BulletShares 2025 High Yield Corporate Bond ETFInvesco$30,043,0005,795-7.16%Fixed Income$46.92
PGHYInvesco Global Short Term High Yield Bond ETFInvesco$211,508,0003,042-3.61%Portfolio-Multi Asset$24.2
PHBInvesco Fundamental High Yield Corporate Bond ETFInvesco$859,180,00015,114-4.85%Fixed Income$23.76
IHYDInvesco Corporate Income Defensive ETFInvesco$12,375,000485-1.24%Fixed Income$24.01
RIGSRiverfront Strategic Income FundALPS Holdings$152,901,0000-3.6%Portfolio-Multi Asset$24.74

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