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The following table lists the top 100 most heavily traded exchange-traded products, highlighting the funds that will generally be the most liquid. Generally, ETFs with the highest average volume are used widely as trading vehicles among active traders. The figures below reflect the average daily trading volume for each ETF over the previous three month period; this metric is less susceptible to daily fluctuations than is the normal daily volume metric. The following table also includes the assets under management for each of these ETF, in thousands of U.S. dollars. These figures are updated daily; numbers will not reflect intraday activity.

Symbol Name Avg Volume AUM
SPY SPDR S&P 500 ETF 93,626,664 $186,589,619.20
GDX VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF 81,856,414 $7,887,462.40
VXX iPath® S&P 500 VIX Short-Term Futures ETN 74,344,641 $1,721,877.20
EEM iShares MSCI Emerging Markets ETF 67,284,125 $22,769,980.80
TVIX VelocityShares Daily 2X VIX Short-Term ETN 49,930,422 $405,958.60
UVXY Ultra VIX Short-Term Futures ETF 46,079,949 $707,985.00
XLF Financial Select Sector SPDR Fund 41,450,832 $16,509,286.40
EWJ iShares MSCI Japan ETF 38,802,602 $15,022,584.00
IWM iShares Russell 2000 ETF 29,182,102 $26,806,427.20
USO United States Oil Fund 28,256,555 $3,279,779.80
XIV VelocityShares Daily Inverse VIX Short-Term ETN 26,375,877 $947,890.00
EFA iShares MSCI EAFE ETF 25,589,266 $59,731,673.60
QQQ PowerShares QQQ ETF 25,216,482 $36,303,222.40
FXI iShares China Large-Cap ETF 23,809,707 $3,450,660.00
EWZ iShares MSCI Brazil Capped ETF 21,552,799 $3,350,927.60
XOP SPDR S&P Oil & Gas Exploration & Production ETF 17,688,879 $2,007,144.00
UWTI VelocityShares 3x Long Crude Oil ETN 16,232,165 $1,067,891.80
VWO Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF 16,096,704 $37,812,950.40
DUST Direxion Daily Gold Miners Index Bear 3x Shares ETF 15,824,697 $306,383.10
XLE Energy Select Sector SPDR Fund 15,516,280 $14,604,966.40
XLU Utilities Select Sector SPDR Fund 14,800,303 $8,387,005.60
GDXJ VanEck Vectors Junior Gold Miners ETF 13,807,896 $3,295,271.60
HYG iShares iBoxx $ High Yield Corporate Bond ETF 13,148,145 $14,409,252.80
SDS UltraShort S&P500 ETF 11,873,858 $2,195,049.60
XLI Industrial Select Sector SPDR Fund 11,759,323 $6,694,200.40
RSX VanEck Vectors Russia ETF 11,538,128 $1,699,153.40
UCO ULTRA BLOOMBERG CRUDE OIL ETF 11,202,968 $941,846.20
JNK SPDR Barclays Capital High Yield Bond ETF 11,049,271 $11,937,382.40
GLD SPDR Gold Shares ETF 10,951,332 $38,725,561.60
XLP Consumer Staples Select Sector SPDR Fund 10,898,520 $9,836,601.60
XLV Health Care Select Sector SPDR Fund 10,591,300 $12,599,699.20
AMLP Alerian MLP ETF 10,186,228 $8,607,898.40
SLV iShares Silver Trust ETF 9,815,832 $5,740,642.00
XLK Technology Select Sector SPDR Fund 9,647,324 $12,661,932.80
UNG United States Natural Gas Fund 8,976,885 $549,848.20
XME SPDR S&P Metals & Mining ETF 8,754,388 $571,861.90
VEA Vanguard FTSE Developed Markets ETF 8,020,074 $34,485,107.20
IYR iShares U.S. Real Estate ETF 7,996,702 $4,751,670.00
EWT iShares MSCI Taiwan ETF 7,677,583 $2,354,660.00
XBI SPDR S&P Biotech ETF 7,499,411 $2,080,640.80
EZU iShares MSCI EMU ETF 7,481,511 $11,017,188.80
NUGT Direxion Daily Gold Miners Index Bull 3x Shares ETF 7,394,682 $1,393,161.00
TLT iShares 20+ Year Treasury Bond ETF 7,299,288 $8,129,280.00
SQQQ UltraPro Short QQQ ETF 7,277,820 $530,897.90
SVXY Short VIX Short-Term Futures ETF 7,219,209 $493,066.00
IAU iShares Gold Trust ETF 6,825,843 $8,186,112.00
DXJ WisdomTree Japan Hedged Equity Fund 6,366,434 $7,128,584.80
OIH VanEck Vectors Oil Services ETF 6,333,140 $1,048,092.90
EWG iShares MSCI Germany ETF 6,025,889 $4,127,018.40
IEMG iShares Enhanced U.S. Large-Cap ETF 5,748,208 $12,587,256.00
SPXS Direxion Daily S&P 500 Bear 3x Shares ETF 5,717,080 $463,278.90
XLY Consumer Discretionary Select Sector SPDR Fund 5,654,869 $9,978,887.20
XLB Materials Select Sector SPDR Fund 5,504,589 $2,662,729.80
DGAZ VelocityShares 3x Inverse Natural Gas ETN 5,474,072 $117,303.00
SPXU UltraPro Short S&P500 ETF 5,400,754 $812,172.50
XRT SPDR S&P Retail ETF 5,310,074 $648,290.40
KRE SPDR S&P Regional Banking ETF 5,284,584 $1,874,897.60
VGK Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF 5,006,626 $13,694,667.20
VIXY VIX Short-Term Futures ETF 4,996,408 $236,528.30
EWU iShares MSCI United Kingdom ETF 4,978,262 $2,139,186.00
LABU Direxion Daily S&P Biotech Bull 3x Shares ETF 4,914,454 $286,425.70
UGAZ VelocityShares 3x Long Natural Gas ETN 4,883,918 $321,276.10
TZA Direxion Daily Small Cap Bear 3x Shares ETF 4,637,188 $536,976.50
TNA Direxion Daily Small Cap Bull 3x Shares ETF 4,567,965 $744,477.00
FAS Direxion Daily Financial Bull 3x Shares ETF 3,970,911 $1,170,062.10
LQD iShares iBoxx $ Investment Grade Corporate Bond ETF 3,964,734 $28,783,177.60
ERX Direxion Daily Energy Bull 3x Shares ETF 3,870,734 $587,832.50
EPI WisdomTree India Earnings Fund 3,741,477 $1,389,535.90
VNQ Vanguard REIT ETF 3,680,772 $32,918,969.60
USMV iShares MSCI USA Minimum Volatility ETF 3,651,066 $14,006,761.60
SH Short S&P500 ETF 3,459,742 $2,821,339.40
IVV iShares Core S&P 500 ETF 3,382,168 $73,694,502.40
DIA SPDR Dow Jones® Industrial Average ETF 3,346,535 $12,012,685.60
HEDJ WisdomTree Europe Hedged Equity Fund 3,321,655 $11,650,745.60
FEZ SPDR Euro STOXX 50 ETF 3,273,845 $2,911,302.20
EWH iShares MSCI Hong Kong ETF 3,237,065 $1,554,227.90
EWA iShares MSCI Australia ETF 3,202,568 $1,708,128.00
DBEF Deutsche X-trackers MSCI EAFE Hedged Equity ETF 3,132,728 $11,171,700.00
ITB iShares U.S. Home Construction ETF 3,054,642 $1,480,345.00
SSO Ultra S&P500 ETF 3,032,902 $1,492,466.90
XHB SPDR Homebuilders ETF 2,989,863 $1,306,305.00
TQQQ UltraPro QQQ ETF 2,986,957 $1,132,312.50
DWTI VelocityShares 3x Inverse Crude Oil ETN 2,869,362 $358,861.70
SMH VanEck Vectors Semiconductor ETF 2,824,697 $229,294.20
BKLN PowerShares Senior Loan Portfolio ETF 2,818,997 $4,537,215.20
EWY iShares MSCI South Korea Capped ETF 2,746,775 $3,262,589.20
KBE SPDR S&P Bank ETF 2,690,406 $2,087,607.80
AGG iShares Core U.S. Aggregate Bond ETF 2,662,691 $38,027,836.80
PFF iShares U.S. Preferred Stock ETF 2,659,631 $16,048,867.20
EWC iShares MSCI Canada ETF 2,648,837 $2,919,490.00
OIL iPath S&P GSCI Crude Oil Total Return Index ETN 2,550,935 $834,902.90
AMJ JPMorgan Alerian MLP Index ETN 2,525,602 $3,706,850.00
DBC PowerShares DB Commodity Index Tracking Fund 2,491,332 $2,230,486.00
QID UltraShort QQQ ETF 2,411,846 $406,086.40
VTI Vanguard Total Stock Market ETF 2,342,905 $61,381,907.20
UPRO UltraPro S&P 500 ETF 2,328,906 $705,756.00
PGX PowerShares Preferred Portfolio ETF 2,310,925 $4,245,256.00
ERY Direxion Daily Energy Bear 3x Shares ETF 2,298,891 $83,772.50
JDST Direxion Daily Junior Gold Miners Index Bear 3x Shares ETF 2,297,694 $65,786.50
IEFA iShares Core MSCI EAFE ETF 2,280,575 $11,929,824.00

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