Top 50 ETFs

Rank ETF 1 yr 3 yr 5 yr return Sector Size ($M)
1 ETFS Physical Palladium ETC 63.3 37.4 22.3 Commodities & Precious Metals 2.7
2 VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF 56.4 5.5 Equity Global Resources 185.6
3 BetaShares Glb Gold Miners ETF-Ccy Hdg 54.9 0.3 Equity Global Resources 12.1
4 ETFS Physical PM Basket ETC 38.3 10.8 9.7 Commodities & Precious Metals 9.5
5 ETFS Physical Gold ETC 33.7 8.0 9.2 Commodities & Precious Metals 1040.9
6 ETFS Physical Silver ETC 28.8 -0.1 5.0 Commodities & Precious Metals 94.0
7 AMP Capital Global Infras Secs Unhdg ETF 27.1 13.1 Infrastructure - Global 31.5
8 VanEck Vectors Australian Property ETF 23.9 12.1 15.3 Equity Australia Real Estate 248.0
9 BetaShares Gold Bullion ETF Ccy Hedged 23.8 2.6 3.5 Commodities & Precious Metals 124.1
10 BetaShares Legg Mason Real Income ETF 23.0 Equity Australia Real Estate 47.1
11 AMP Capital Global Property Secs UnH ETF 21.7 10.5 Equity Global Real Estate 24.2
12 Magellan Infrastructure Ccy Hdg ETF 20.9 12.0 Infrastructure - Global 472.1
13 ETFS Global Core Infrastructure ETF 20.5 Equity World Other 21.0
14 SPDR(r) Dow Jones Global Real Estate ETF 20.1 8.7 11.6 Equity Global Real Estate 361.2
15 iShares Global Consumer Staples ETF (AU) 19.7 10.3 12.7 Equity World Other 198.0
16 VanEck Vectors FTSE Glbl Infras(Hdg)ETF 18.7 10.6 Infrastructure - Global 187.9
17 iShares Edge MSCI World Minimum Vol ETF 18.5 Equity World Large Blend 105.1
18 Vanguard Australian Property Secs ETF 18.3 9.5 13.7 Equity Australia Real Estate 1535.8
19 ETFS Physical Platinum ETC 17.9 -0.9 -2.6 Commodities & Precious Metals 5.4
20 BetaShares Geared Australian Equity ETF 17.8 19.6 13.8 Equity Australia Large Geared 81.9
21 SPDR(r) S&P/ASX 200 Listed Property ETF 17.7 8.8 13.2 Equity Australia Real Estate 649.5
22 WCM Quality Glbl Gr ETF (Quoted Mgd) 17.2 Equity World Large Growth 86.1
23 VanEck Vectors Morningstar Wide Moat ETF 17.0 20.2 Equity North America 129.1
24 BetaShares Strong US Dollar Hedge ETF 16.4 Alternative Strategies 10.9
25 UBS IQ Morningstar Australia Div Yld ETF 16.2 10.4 7.5 Equity Australia Large Growth 12.5
26 Magellan Global Equities ETF 15.5 18.1 Equity World Large Blend 1518.3
27 BetaShares Aus Inv Grd Corp Bd ETF 15.4 Diversified Credit 338.9
28 Vanguard MSCI Australian Large Coms ETF 15.1 11.5 7.6 Equity Australia Large Blend 96.0
29 SPDR(r) S&P/ASX 50 ETF 15.0 12.1 8.7 Equity Australia Large Blend 585.4
30 ETFS Morningstar Global Technology ETF 14.7 Equity Global Technology 98.8
31 ETFS S&P 500 High Yield Low Volatil ETF 14.4 10.8 Equity North America 79.2
32 Russell Inv Australian Government Bd ETF 14.2 4.7 5.7 Bonds - Australia 76.1
33 VanEck Vectors MSCI AUS Sust Eq ETF 13.9 8.1 Equity Australia Large Blend 41.9
34 UBS IQ MSCI Australia Ethical ETF 13.8 12.4 Equity Australia Large Blend 183.0
35 VanEck Vectors Australian Resources ETF 13.7 19.9 11.5 Equity Australia Other 61.2
36 Russell Inv High Dividend Aus Shrs ETF 13.7 9.6 7.4 Equity Australia Large Value 287.7
37 Russell Inv Australian Rspnb Inv ETF 13.6 10.8 Equity Australia Large Value 158.4
38 iShares S&P/ASX 20 ETF 13.5 11.5 7.2 Equity Australia Large Blend 312.3
39 SPDR(r) MSCI World Quality Mix ETF 13.3 15.4 Equity World Large Blend 18.7
40 BetaShares Global Sstnbty Ldrs ETF 13.2 Equity World Large Blend 397.6
41 iShares Edge MSCI Australia Mini Vol ETF 13.1 Equity Australia Large Blend 40.6
42 SPDR(r) MSCI Australia Sel Hi Div Yld ETF 12.9 9.7 6.9 Equity Australia Large Value 160.7
43 BetaShares Australian Sustnby Ldrs ETF 12.7 Equity Australia Large Blend 369.5
44 iShares Treasury ETF 12.7 3.0 2.7 Bonds - Australia 90.1
45 VanEck Vectors MSCI Wld ex Aus Qlty ETF 12.6 17.4 Equity World Large Blend 709.9
46 SPDR(r) S&P/ASX Australian Govt Bd ETF 12.5 4.5 5.4 Bonds - Australia 25.6
47 BetaShares Australia 200 ETF 12.5 Equity Australia Large Blend 728.7
48 Vanguard Australian Shares ETF 12.5 11.7 9.4 Equity Australia Large Blend 4264.6
49 iShares Core S&P/ASX 200 ETF 12.3 11.7 9.2 Equity Australia Large Blend 1600.5
50 SPDR(r) S&P/ASX 200 ETF 12.2 11.6 9.2 Equity Australia Large Blend 3689.5

Source: SQM Research, as at: Sep 2019