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Complete List Of New 2013 ETFs

Daniela Pylypczak

With 2013 nearly in the books, the ETF industry has wrapped up yet another year of impressive product development and innovation. More than 140 exchange-traded products debuted this year, slightly less than last year’s 165. Investors were also introduced to several new first-to-market products, such as the FTSE Portugal 20 ETF (PGAL), the Nashville Area ETF (NASH), and the Nigeria Index ETF (NGE).

For those looking to take a look at all of the new additions to the ETF lineup, below is a complete list of all new ETPs that began trading in 2013, sorted by asset class:


Equity ETFs

2013 saw roughly 90 new equity ETFs launch as investors continued to pile into the riskier and more lucrative stock market:

Name Ticker ETFdb Category Inception Date
MSCI EM Beyond BRIC ETF EMBB Emerging Market Equities 12/5/2013
Cambria Foreign Shareholder Yield ETF FYLD Foreign Large Cap Equities 12/3/2013
FTSE Portugal 20 ETF PGAL Europe Equities 11/12/2013
Next Emerging & Frontier ETF EMFM Emerging Markets Equities 11/7/2013
Korea Hedged Equity Fund DXKW Asia Pacific Equities 11/7/2013
Harvest CSI 300 China A-Shares Fund ASHR China Equities 11/6/2013
International Equity Fund VIDI Global Equities 10/29/2013
MSCI Industrials Index ETF FIDU Industrials Equities 10/24/2013
MSCI Financials Index ETF FNCL Financials Equities 10/24/2013
MSCI Health Care Index ETF FHLC Health & Biotech Equities 10/24/2013
MSCI Information Technology Index ETF FTEC Technology Equities 10/24/2013
MSCI Consumer Discretionary Index ETF FDIS Consumer Discretionary Equities 10/24/2013
MSCI Utilities Index ETF FUTY Utilities Equities 10/24/2013
MSCI Energy Index ETF FENY Energy Equities 10/24/2013
MSCI Telecommunications Services Index ETF FCOM Technology Equities 10/24/2013
MSCI Materials Index ETF FMAT Materials 10/24/2013
MSCI Consumer Staples Index ETF FSTA Consumer Staples Equities 10/24/2013
Robo-Stox Global Robotics and Automation Index ETF ROBO Technology Equities 10/22/2013
Germany Hedged Equity Fund DXGE Europe Equities 10/17/2013
Renaissance IPO ETF IPO All Cap Equities 10/16/2013
S&P 500 Aristocrats ETF NOBL Large Cap Value Equities 10/9/2013
China A-Share Portfolio CHNA China Equities 10/9/2013
STOXX Global Broad Infrastructure Index Fund NFRA Global Equities 10/8/2013
Daily Junior Gold Miners Index Bull 3x Shares JNUG Leveraged Equities 10/3/2013
Daily Junior Gold Miners Index Bear 3x Shares JDST Inverse Equities 10/3/2013
MSCI AC Asia Pacific ex Japan Hedged Equity Fund DBAP Asia Pacific Equities 10/1/2013
Ultra Dividend Fund RDIV Large Cap Value Equities 10/1/2013
MSCI Europe Hedged Equity Fund DBEU Europe Equities 10/1/2013
MSCI United Kingdom Hedged Equity Fund DBUK Europe Equities 10/1/2013
C-Tracks Miller/Howard MLP ETN MLPC MLPs 9/26/2013
Emerging Markets Consumer Growth Fund EMCG Emerging Markets Equities 9/26/2013
EM Dividend High Income ETF EMHD Emerging Markets Equities 8/15/2013
Fundamental Emerging Markets Large Company Index ETF FNDE Emerging Markets Equities 8/15/2013
Fundamental International Large Company Index ETF FNDF Foreign Large Cap Equities 8/15/2013
Fundamental U.S. Small Company Index ETF FNDA Small Cap Value Equities 8/15/2013
Fundamental U.S. Broad Market Index ETF FNDB All Cap Equities 8/15/2013
Fundamental International Small Company Index ETF FNDC Foreign Small & Mid Cap Equities 8/15/2013
Fundamental U.S. Large Company Index ETF FNDX Large Cap Value Equities 8/15/13
Global X MLP & Energy Infrastructure ETF MLPX MLPs 8/7/13
Nashville Area ETF NASH All Cap Equities 8/1/13
WisdomTree Emerging Markets Dividend Growth Fund DGRE Emerging Markets Equities 8/1/2013
VelocityShares Equal Risk Weighted Large Cap ETF ERW Large Cap Blend Equities 7/31/2013
WisdomTree U.S. SmallCap Dividend Growth Fund DGRS Small Cap Blend Equities 7/25/13
CSI China Five Year Plan ETF KFYP China Equities 7/23/13
Athena International Bear ETF HDGI Global Equities 7/18/2013
iShares MSCI USA Quality Factor ETF QUAL All Cap Equities 7/16/2013
SPDR Russell 2000 ETF TWOK Small Cap Blend Equities 7/8/2013
WisdomTree United Kingdom Hedged Equity Fund DXPS Europe Equities 7/1/2013
EGShares Emerging Markets Dividend Growth ETF EMDG Emerging Markets Equities 7/1/2013
WisdomTree Japan Hedged SmallCap Equity Fund DXJS Japan Equities 7/1/2013
ALPS International Sector Dividend Dogs ETF IDOG Global Equities 6/28/2013
Direxion Daily Japan Bull 3X Shares JPNL Leveraged Equities 6/26/2013
Direxion Daily Japan Bear 3x Shares JPNS Inverse Equities 6/26/2013
Market Vectors Israel ETF ISRA Global Equities 6/26/2013
iShares MSCI Colombia Capped ETF ICOL Latin America Equities 6/18/2013
db X-trackers Regulated Utilities Fund UTLT Utilities Equities 6/4/2013
Barron’s 400 ETF BFOR All Cap Equities 6/4/2013
db X-trackers MSCI Germany Hedged Equity Fund DBGR Europe Equities 5/31/2013
SPDR S&P Global Dividend ETF WDIV Global Equities 5/30/2013
Barclays ETN + FI Enhanced Europe 50 ETN FEEU Europe Equities 5/23/2013
Barclays ETN+ FI Enhanced Global High Yield ETN FGHY Global Equities 5/22/2013
Barclays ETN+ FI Enhanced Global High Yield ETN FIGY Global Equities 5/22/2013
U.S. Dividend Growth Fund DGRW Large Cap Value Equities 5/22/2013
Cambria Shareholder Yield ETF SYLD Large Cap Value Equities 5/14/2013
Direxion Daily Brazil Bear 3x Shares BRZS Latin America Equities 5/1/2013
Direxion Daily South Korea Bear 3X Shares KORZ Asia Pacific Equities 5/1/2013
MSCI USA Momentum Fund MTUM All Cap Equities 4/16/2013
International Quality Dividend Dynamic Index Fund IQDY Global Equities 4/16/2013
International Quality Dividend Defensive Index Fund IQDE Global Equities 4/16/2013
International Quality Dividend Index Fund IQDF Global Equities 4/16/2013
MSCI USA Value Factor ETF VLUE Large Cap Value Equities 4/16/2013
Enhanced U.S. Large-Cap ETF IELG Large Cap Value Equities 4/16/13
Enhanced U.S. Small-Cap ETF IESM Small Cap Value Equities 4/16/2013
MSCI USA Size Factor ETF SIZE All Cap Equities 4/16/2013
Direxion Daily South Korea Bull 3X Shares KORU Asia Pacific Equities 4/10/2013
Direxion Daily Brazil Bull 3x Shares BRZU Latin America Equities 4/10/2013
VelocityShares Russia Select DR ETF RUDR Emerging Markets Equities 4/8/2013
VelocityShares Emerging Markets DR ETF EMDR Emerging Markets Equities 4/8/2013
VelocityShares Emerging Asia DR ETF ASDR Emerging Markets Equities 4/8/2013
Global X Central Asia & Mongolia Index ETF AZIA Emerging Markets Equities 4/2/2013
Global X Nigeria Index ETF NGE Emerging Markets Equities 4/2/2013
Barclays ETN+ Select MLP ETN ATMP MLPs 3/12/2013
SuperDividend U.S. ETF DIV Large Cap Value Equities 3/12/2013
Global Listed Private Equity ETF PEX Financials Equities 2/26/2013
SPDR Russell 1000 Low Volatility ETF LGLV Large Cap Blend Equities 2/20/2013
SPDR Russell 2000 Low Volatility ETF SMLV Small Cap Blend Equities 2/20/2013
S&P MidCap Low Volatility Portfolio XMLV Mid Cap Blend Equities 2/15/2013
S&P SmallCap Low Volatility Portfolio XSLV Small Cap Blend Equities 2/15/2013
Yorkville High Income Infrastructure MLP ETF YMLI MLPs 2/12/2013
Market Vectors BDC Income ETF BIZD Financials Equities 2/11/2013
The Forensic Accounting ETF FLAG Large Cap Value Equities 1/30/2013
Junior MLP ETF MLPJ MLPs 1/14/2013
iPath S&P MLP ETN IMLP MLPs 1/4/2013

Bond ETFs

The fixed income space saw just over 30 new funds launched this year:

Name Ticker ETFdb Category Inception Date
Investment Grade Interest Rate Hedged ETF IGHG Corporate Bonds 11/5/2013
Short Duration U.S. Government ETF FTSD Government Bonds 11/4/2013
0-5 Year Investment Grade Corporate Bond ETF SLQD Corporate Bonds 10/15/2013
0-5 Year High Yield Corporate Bond ETF SHYG High Yield Bonds 10/15/2013
RiverFront Strategic Income Fund RIGS Total Bond Market 10/19/2013
SPDR SSgA Ultra Short Term Bond ETF ULST Preferred Stock/Convertible Bonds 7/17/2012
BulletShares 2020 High Yield Corporate Bond ETF BSJK High Yield Bonds 9/23/2013
BulletShares 2019 High Yield Corporate Bond ETF BSJJ High Yield Bonds 9/23/2013
BulletShares 2022 Corporate Bond ETF BSCM Corporate Bonds 7/17/2013
BulletShares 2021 Corporate Bond ETF BSCL Corporate Bonds 7/17/2013
2016 Corporate Term ETF IBDA Corporate Bonds 7/9/2013
2018 Corporate Term ETF IBDB Corporate Bonds 7/9/2013
2020 Corporate Term ETF IBDC Corporate Bonds 7/9/2013
2023 Corporate Term ETF IBDD Corporate Bonds 7/9/2013
Global Short Term High Yield Bond Portfolio PGHY High Yield Bonds 6/20/2013
db X-trackers Municipal Infrastructure Revenue Bond Fund RVNU National Munis 6/4/2013
Total International Bond ETF BNDX Total Bond Market 6/4/2013
Emerging Markets Government Bond ETF VWOB Emerging Markets Bonds 6/4/2013
SPDR Barclays 1-10 Year TIPS ETF TIPX Government Bonds 5/30/2013
High Yield Interest Rate Hedged ETF HYHG High Yield Bonds 5/21/2013
Fundamental Emerging Markets Local Debt Portfolio PFEM Emerging Markets Bonds 5/9/2013
Senior Loan Fund FTSL High Yield Bonds 5/1/2013
2016 Corporate ex-Financials Term ETF IBCB Corporate Bonds 4/19/2013
2018 Corporate ex-Financials Term ETF IBCC Corporate Bonds 4/19/2013
2020 Corporate ex-Financials Term ETF IBCD Corporate Bonds 4/19/2013
2023 Corporate ex-Financials Term ETF IBCE Corporate Bonds 4/19/2013
SPDR Blackstone GSO Senior Loan ETF SRLN High Yield Bonds 4/4/2013
Market Vectors Treasury-Hedged High Yield Bond ETF THHY High Yield Bonds 3/21/2013
Newfleet Multi-Sector Income ETF MINC Corporate Bonds 3/20/2013
High Yield Long/Short ETF HYLS High Yield Bonds 2/25/2013
Global Corporate Bond Fund GLCB Corporate Bonds 1/31/2013

Commodity ETFs

Given the rough trading year for commodities, there were only a handful of new commodity ETFs launched in 2013:

Name Ticker ETFdb Category Inception Date
Credit Suisse Commodity Rotation ETN CSCR Commodities 6/12/2013
Credit Suisse Commodity Benchmark ETN CSCB Commodities 6/12/2013
Silver Shares Covered Call ETN SLVO Precious Metals 4/17/2013
Gold Shares Covered Call ETN GLDI Precious Metals 1/29/2013

Alternative ETFs

This year saw a number of alternative launches, many of which utilize long-short strategies:

Name Ticker ETFdb Category Inception Date
S&P Financial Select Sector Covered Call ETF HFIN Long-Short 11/18/2013
Morningstar Managed Futures Strategy Fund FMF Hedge Fund 8/2/2013
Horizons S&P 500 Covered Call ETF HSPX Long-Short 6/24/2013
US Equity High Volatility Put Write Index Fund HVPW Long-Short 2/27/2013

Currency ETFs

Though the currency space was relatively inactive, investors can now gain access to the Singapore dollar via ETPs:

Name Ticker ETFdb Category Inception Date
CurrencyShares Singapore Dollar Trust FXSG Currency 2/13/2013
PIMCO Foreign Currency Strategy Exchange-Traded Fund FORX Currency 2/11/2013

Multi-Asset ETFs

These launches cover some of the more interesting plays in the ETF space:

Name Ticker ETFdb Category Inception Date
ETRACS Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged Diversified High Income ETN DVHL Leveraged Equities 11/12/2013
ETRACS Diversified High Income ETN DVHI Diversified Portfolio 9/18/2013
International Multi-Asset Diversified Income Index Fund YDIV Diversified Portfolio 8/23/2013
VelocityShares Tail Risk Hedged Large Cap ETF TRSK Volatility 6/21/2013
High Income ETF YYY Diversified Portfolio 6/21/2013
VelocityShares Volatility Hedged Large Cap ETF SPXH Volatility 6/21/2013

Real Estate ETFs

Only one new real estate ETF launched in 2013:

Name Ticker ETFdb Category Inception Date
Global Quality Real Estate Index Fund GQRE Global Real Estate 11/5/2013

Preferred Stock ETFs

Investors also welcomed a new preferred stock ETF:

Name Ticker ETFdb Category Inception Date
Preferred Securities and Income ETF FPE Preferred Stock/Convertible Bonds 2/12/2013

Disclosure: No positions at time of writing.

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