Complete List Of New 2013 ETFs

by on December 9, 2013 | ETFs Mentioned:

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:New ETF

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.