Hedge Fund ETFs

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Definitive List Of Hedge Fund ETFs

This is a list of all US-traded ETFs that are currently included in the Hedge Fund ETFdb Category by the ETF Database staff. Each ETF is placed in a single "best fit" ETFdb Category; if you want to browse ETFs with more flexible selection criteria, visit our screener. To see more information of the Hedge Fund ETFs, click on one of the tabs above.

* Assets in thousands of U.S. Dollars. Assets and Average Volume as of 2014-11-26 20:19:03 UTC

Symbol Name Price Change Assets * ▼ Avg Vol YTD

Definitive Historical Return Data For Hedge Fund ETFs

The following table displays sortable historical return data for all ETFs currently included in the Hedge Fund ETFdb Category. For information on dividends, expenses, or technical indicators, click on one of the tabs above.

Symbol Name 1 Week 4 Week YTD 1 Year 3 Year 5 Year
QAI IQ Hedge Multi-Strategy Tracker ETF +1.04% +2.13% +4.18% +4.91% +15.97% +15.86%
WDTI Managed Futures Strategy Fund -0.28% +1.35% +4.80% +5.95% -6.15% n/a
RLY SPDR Multi-Asset Real Return ETF +0.96% +0.86% -1.46% -0.07% n/a n/a
ALFA AlphaClone Alternative Alpha ETF +2.22% +7.70% +13.66% +16.87% n/a n/a
MNA IQ Merger Arbitrage ETF +0.39% +2.23% +5.50% +4.53% +16.68% +14.24%
HDG Hedge Replication ETF +0.62% +1.38% +1.92% +2.21% +12.96% n/a
CPI IQ Real Return ETF +0.22% +0.71% +3.72% +3.33% +3.79% +5.73%
MCRO IQ Hedge Macro Tracker ETF +0.84% +0.34% +0.38% +0.32% +3.33% +2.17%
QMN IQ Hedge Market Neutral Tracker ETF +0.82% +1.45% +1.49% +1.71% n/a n/a
CSLS Long/Short Liquid Index (Net) ETN +0.94% +2.99% +8.57% +8.70% +27.09% n/a
ALTS Morningstar Alternatives Solution ETF +0.27% +1.32% n/a n/a n/a n/a
FMF First Trust Morningstar Managed Futures Strategy Fund -0.08% +1.53% -2.83% -1.40% n/a n/a
CSMA Merger Arbitrage Liquid Index +0.98% +1.66% -7.11% -8.71% -5.18% n/a
QEH QAM Equity Hedge ETF +0.60% +2.77% +2.07% +3.77% n/a n/a
RRF Global Real Return Fund -0.23% -1.06% -2.08% +3.75% -1.55% n/a
CSMB 2x Monthly Leveraged Credit Suisse Merger Arbitrage Liquid Index ETN +6.08% +6.08% -15.09% -13.80% -12.30% n/a
FUTS ProShares Managed Futures Strategy ETF -0.05% +1.40% n/a n/a n/a n/a
MRGR Merger ETF +0.33% +0.89% -3.15% -1.63% n/a n/a

Definitive List Of Cheapest Hedge Fund ETFs

The following table displays sortable expense ratio and commission free trading information for all ETFs currently included in the Hedge Fund ETFdb Category.

Symbol Name ETFdb Category Inception ER Commission Free
QAI IQ Hedge Multi-Strategy Tracker ETF Hedge Fund 2009-03-25 0.75% Charles Schwab
WDTI Managed Futures Strategy Fund Hedge Fund 2011-01-05 0.95% 2 Platforms
RLY SPDR Multi-Asset Real Return ETF Hedge Fund 2012-04-26 0.70% Charles Schwab
ALFA AlphaClone Alternative Alpha ETF Hedge Fund 2012-05-31 0.95% Not Available
MNA IQ Merger Arbitrage ETF Hedge Fund 2009-11-17 0.77% Charles Schwab
HDG Hedge Replication ETF Hedge Fund 2011-07-14 0.95% Not Available
CPI IQ Real Return ETF Hedge Fund 2009-10-27 0.48% Not Available
MCRO IQ Hedge Macro Tracker ETF Hedge Fund 2009-06-09 0.75% Not Available
QMN IQ Hedge Market Neutral Tracker ETF Hedge Fund 2012-10-04 0.75% Charles Schwab
CSLS Long/Short Liquid Index (Net) ETN Hedge Fund 2010-02-19 0.45% Not Available
ALTS Morningstar Alternatives Solution ETF Hedge Fund 2014-10-08 0.95% Not Available
FMF First Trust Morningstar Managed Futures Strategy Fund Hedge Fund 2013-08-02 0.95% Not Available
CSMA Merger Arbitrage Liquid Index Hedge Fund 2010-10-01 0.55% Not Available
QEH QAM Equity Hedge ETF Hedge Fund 2012-08-08 1.64% Not Available
RRF Global Real Return Fund Hedge Fund 2011-07-14 0.65% E*TRADE
CSMB 2x Monthly Leveraged Credit Suisse Merger Arbitrage Liquid Index ETN Hedge Fund 2011-03-08 0.55% Not Available
FUTS ProShares Managed Futures Strategy ETF Hedge Fund 2014-10-01 0.75% Not Available
MRGR Merger ETF Hedge Fund 2012-12-13 0.75% Not Available

Definitive List Of Highest Yielding Hedge Fund ETFs

The following table includes sortable dividend information on all ETFs in the Hedge Fund ETFdb Category, including yield, dividend date, and beta.

Symbol Name Annual Dividend Rate Dividend Date Dividend Annual Dividend Yield % P/E Ratio Beta
QAI IQ Hedge Multi-Strategy Tracker ETF $0.37 2013-12-27 $0.37 1.22% 15.99 0.51
WDTI Managed Futures Strategy Fund n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0.41
RLY SPDR Multi-Asset Real Return ETF $0.64 2014-09-30 $0.07 2.28% n/a 0.80
ALFA AlphaClone Alternative Alpha ETF $0.39 2013-12-17 $0.39 0.91% n/a 1.26
MNA IQ Merger Arbitrage ETF $0.26 2013-12-27 $0.26 0.94% n/a 0.71
HDG Hedge Replication ETF n/a 2012-12-26 $0.05 0.13% n/a 0.32
CPI IQ Real Return ETF $0.03 2013-12-27 $0.03 0.10% n/a 0.13
MCRO IQ Hedge Macro Tracker ETF $0.16 2013-12-27 $0.16 0.59% 13.59 0.33
QMN IQ Hedge Market Neutral Tracker ETF $0.22 2013-12-27 $0.22 0.84% n/a 0.33
CSLS Long/Short Liquid Index (Net) ETN n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0.70
ALTS Morningstar Alternatives Solution ETF n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0.00
FMF First Trust Morningstar Managed Futures Strategy Fund $1.21 2013-12-18 $1.21 2.45% n/a -0.98
CSMA Merger Arbitrage Liquid Index n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a -1.84
QEH QAM Equity Hedge ETF $0.48 2013-12-27 $0.48 1.67% n/a -0.91
RRF Global Real Return Fund $0.98 2014-09-22 $0.33 2.19% n/a -1.57
CSMB 2x Monthly Leveraged Credit Suisse Merger Arbitrage Liquid Index ETN n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a -2.26
FUTS ProShares Managed Futures Strategy ETF n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0.00
MRGR Merger ETF $0.35 2014-03-26 $0.05 0.96% n/a -0.90

Definitive List Of Hedge Fund ETF Holdings

The following table includes basic holdings information for each ETF in the Hedge Fund, including number of holdings and percentage of assets included in the top ten holdings. To see more detailed holdings information for any ETF, click the link in the right column.

Symbol Name # of Holdings % In Top 10 Complete
QAI IQ Hedge Multi-Strategy Tracker ETF 54 89.88% View
WDTI Managed Futures Strategy Fund 7 49.80% View
RLY SPDR Multi-Asset Real Return ETF 13 97.63% View
ALFA AlphaClone Alternative Alpha ETF 83 26.76% View
MNA IQ Merger Arbitrage ETF 54 108.01% View
HDG Hedge Replication ETF 515 26.00% View
CPI IQ Real Return ETF 13 102.34% View
MCRO IQ Hedge Macro Tracker ETF 27 89.63% View
QMN IQ Hedge Market Neutral Tracker ETF 39 98.48% View
CSLS Long/Short Liquid Index (Net) ETN n/a n/a View
ALTS Morningstar Alternatives Solution ETF n/a n/a View
FMF First Trust Morningstar Managed Futures Strategy Fund 3 18.93% View
CSMA Merger Arbitrage Liquid Index n/a n/a View
QEH QAM Equity Hedge ETF 77 46.39% View
RRF Global Real Return Fund 30 54.85% View
CSMB 2x Monthly Leveraged Credit Suisse Merger Arbitrage Liquid Index ETN n/a n/a View
FUTS ProShares Managed Futures Strategy ETF n/a n/a View
MRGR Merger ETF 47 79.19% View

Guide To Hedge Fund ETF Tax Rates

The following table displays sortable tax data for all ETFs currently included in the Hedge Fund ETFdb Category. To see information on dividends, expenses, or technicals, click on one of the other tabs above.

Symbol Name ST Cap Gains Rate LT Cap Gains Rate Tax Form
QAI IQ Hedge Multi-Strategy Tracker ETF 35% 15% 1099
WDTI Managed Futures Strategy Fund 35% 15% 1099
RLY SPDR Multi-Asset Real Return ETF 35% 15% 1099
ALFA AlphaClone Alternative Alpha ETF 35% 15% 1099
MNA IQ Merger Arbitrage ETF 35% 15% 1099
HDG Hedge Replication ETF 35% 15% 1099
CPI IQ Real Return ETF 35% 15% 1099
MCRO IQ Hedge Macro Tracker ETF 35% 15% 1099
QMN IQ Hedge Market Neutral Tracker ETF 35% 15% 1099
CSLS Long/Short Liquid Index (Net) ETN 35% 15% 1099
ALTS Morningstar Alternatives Solution ETF 35% 15% 1099
FMF First Trust Morningstar Managed Futures Strategy Fund 35% 15% 1099
CSMA Merger Arbitrage Liquid Index 35% 15% 1099
QEH QAM Equity Hedge ETF 35% 15% 1099
RRF Global Real Return Fund 35% 15% 1099
CSMB 2x Monthly Leveraged Credit Suisse Merger Arbitrage Liquid Index ETN 35% 15% 1099
FUTS ProShares Managed Futures Strategy ETF 35% 15% 1099
MRGR Merger ETF 35% 15% 1099

Technical Indicators For Every Hedge Fund ETF

The following table contains sortable technical indicators for all ETFs in the Hedge Fund ETFdb Category. For more detailed technical metrics on any of these ETFs, click the "View" link in the right column.

Symbol Name Lower Bollinger Upper Bollinger Support 1 Resistance 1 RSI Advanced
QAI IQ Hedge Multi-Strategy Tracker ETF $29.53 $30.14 $30.09 $30.22 66 View
WDTI Managed Futures Strategy Fund $43.19 $43.70 $43.39 $43.53 54 View
RLY SPDR Multi-Asset Real Return ETF $27.87 $28.44 n/a n/a 51 View
ALFA AlphaClone Alternative Alpha ETF $39.80 $42.84 $42.68 $42.83 71 View
MNA IQ Merger Arbitrage ETF $27.19 $28.10 n/a n/a 61 View
HDG Hedge Replication ETF $42.03 $42.51 $42.47 $42.54 64 View
CPI IQ Real Return ETF $26.62 $26.82 $26.76 $26.84 65 View
MCRO IQ Hedge Macro Tracker ETF $26.10 $26.38 n/a n/a 54 View
QMN IQ Hedge Market Neutral Tracker ETF $25.37 $25.81 $25.86 $25.86 65 View
CSLS Long/Short Liquid Index (Net) ETN $24.91 $25.96 $25.78 $25.89 68 View
ALTS Morningstar Alternatives Solution ETF $40.06 $41.15 n/a n/a 58 View
FMF First Trust Morningstar Managed Futures Strategy Fund $48.68 $49.62 n/a n/a 50 View
CSMA Merger Arbitrage Liquid Index $18.98 $19.66 $19.52 $19.64 52 View
QEH QAM Equity Hedge ETF $27.63 $28.78 $28.55 $28.65 59 View
RRF Global Real Return Fund $42.46 $45.51 n/a n/a 39 View
CSMB 2x Monthly Leveraged Credit Suisse Merger Arbitrage Liquid Index ETN $16.25 $19.42 n/a n/a 41 View
FUTS ProShares Managed Futures Strategy ETF $19.73 $20.65 $20.25 $20.32 53 View
MRGR Merger ETF $36.10 $36.88 $36.41 $36.44 48 View

Analyst Ratings For Every Hedge Fund ETF

The following table includes ETFdb Ratings for all ETFs in the Hedge Fund. The ETFdb Ratings are transparent, quant-based scores designed to assess the relative merits of potential investments. ETFs are ranked on up to six metrics, as well as an Overall Rating. Certain metrics are available only to ETFdb Pro members; sign up for a free 14-day trial for complete access

Symbol Liquidity Expenses Performance Volatility Dividend Concentration Realtime
Overall
QAI
A+
B+
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WDTI
A
C
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RLY
A
A-
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ALFA
B
C
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MNA
B+
B-
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HDG
A-
B-
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CPI
B
A
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MCRO
A-
B
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QMN
B+
B
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CSLS
C+
A+
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ALTS
n/a
C+
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FMF
n/a
C+
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CSMA
B-
A
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QEH
C
C
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RRF
C
A-
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CSMB
C+
A
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FUTS
n/a
B+
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MRGR
B-
A-
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