Style and Specialty ETFs

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Specialty and Style ETFs

A large percentage of ETFs focus on specific investing styles or specialty strategies/areas of investing.  A list of Specialty and Style ETFs can be found at the bottom of this page or through the ETF category links found on this page. In addition, there are several other categories of specific investing areas that can be accessed through the links below.

Global/International

Global Dividend ETFs

Global Small-Cap ETFs

Global Large-Cap ETFs

Global Regional ETFs

Global Specialty/Style ETFs

Global Sector ETFs

U.S. Stocks

U.S. Sector and Industry ETFs

Large, Mid and Small-Cap Stocks

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Buyback ETFs

Buy-Write ETFs

Dividend ETFs

Equal Weight ETFs

Fund of Fund ETFs

Growth ETFs

Hedge Fund/Institutional Investor ETFs

IPO ETFs

Long/Short ETFs

Momentum ETFs

Preferred Stock ETFs

Sector Strategy ETFs

Specialty ETFs

Value ETFS

Volatility ETFs

List of Style and Specialty ETFs

U.S. Exchanges

Accounting ETFs                              

The Forensic Accounting ETF (FLAG)

Billionaire ETFs

Direxion iBillionaire Index ETF (IBLN)

Buyback ETFs

PowerShares Buyback Achievers Portfolio (PKW)

SPDR S&P 500 Buyback ETF (SPYB)

Buyback: Global

PowerShares International BuyBack Achievers Portfolio (IPKW)

Buy-Write ETFs

AdvisorShares STAR Global Buy-Write ETF (VEGA)

First Trust High Income ETF (FTHI)

First Trust Low Beta Income ETF (FTLB)

Horizons S&P 500 Covered Calls ETF (HSPX)

iPath CBOE S&P 500 BuyWrite Index ETN (BWV)

PowerShares S&P 500 BuyWrite Portfolio (PBP)

Recon Capital NASDAQ-100 Covered Call ETF (QYLD)

City-Based ETFs

Nashville Area ETF (NASH)

ESG

FlexShares STOXX US ESG Impact Index Fund (ESG)

FlexShares STOXX Global ESG Impact Index Fund (ESGG)

Equal Weight ETFs

Barron’s 400 Index (BFOR)

Credit Suisse Equal Weight MLP Index ETN (MLPN)

Direxion NASDAQ-100 Equal Weighted Index Shares (QQQE)

First Trust NASDAQ-100 Equal Weighted Index Fund (QQEW)

First Trust Value Line Dividend Fund (FVL)

Guggenheim S&P 100 Equal Weight ETF (OEW)

Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight (RSP)

Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight Consumer Discretionary ETF (RCD)

Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight Consumer Staples ETF (RHS)

Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight Energy ETF (RYE)

Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight Financials ETF (RYF)

Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight Health Care ETF (RYH)

Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight Industrial ETF (RGI)

Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight Materials ETF (RTM)

Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight Real Estate ETF (EWRE)

Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight Technology ETF (RYT)

Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight Utilities ETF (RYU)

Guggenheim S&P MidCap 400 Equal Weight ETF (EWMC)

Guggenheim S&P SmallCap 600 Equal Weight ETF (EWSC)

PowerShares Russell Midcap Equal Weight Portfolio (EQWM)

PowerShares Russell Top 200 Equal Weight Portfolio (EQWL)

PowerShares Russell 1000 Low Beta Equal Weight Portfolio (USLB)

PowerShares Russell 2000 Equal Weight Portfolio (EQWS)

PowerShares Russell 1000 Equal Weight ETF (EQAL)

ProShares S&P 500 Aristocrats ETF (NOBL)

Equal Weight ETFs: Global and International

Guggenheim MSCI Emerging Markets Equal Weight ETF (EWEM)

Fund of Funds ETFs

AdvisorShares Meidell Tactical Advantage ETF (MATH)

AdvisorShares STAR Global Buy-Write ETF (VEGA)

ALPS Equal Sector Weight ETF (EQL)

Cambria Global Momentum ETF (GMOM)

Claymore CEF Index Linked GS Connect ETN (GCE)

First Trust Dorsey Wright Focus 5 ETF (FV)

Global X JP Morgan Efficiente ETF (EFFE)

Global X JP Morgan US Sector Rotation ETF (SCTO)

IQ CPI Inflation Hedged ETF (CPI)

iShares Core  Growth Allocation ETF (AOR)

iShares Core Aggressive Allocation ETF (AOA)

iShares Core Moderate Allocation ETF (AOM)

iShares Morningstar Multi-Asset High Income Index ETF (IYLD)

iShares S&P Conservative Allocation ETF (AOK)

PowerShares CEF Income Composite Fund (PCEF)

ProShares Morningstar Alts Solutions ETF (ALTS)

SPDR Global Allocation ETF (GAL)

SPDR Multi-Asset Real Return ETF (RLY)

SPDR SSGA Income Allocation ETF (INKM)

The Cambria Global Asset Allocation ETF (GAA)

Tuttle Tactical Management U.S. Core ETF (TUTT)

UBS ETRACS Monthly Pay 2x Leveraged Closed-End Fund ETN (CEFL)

VelocityShares Tail Risk Hedged Large Cap ETF (TRSK)

YieldShares High Income ETF (YYY)

Growth ETFs

First Trust Multi Cap Growth AlphaDEX Fund (FAD)

iShares Core U.S. Growth ETF (IUSG)

Vanguard Growth ETF (VUG)

Growth ETFs: Mid-Cap

First Trust Mid Cap Growth AlphaDEX Fund (FNY)

Guggenheim S&P MidCap 400 Pure Growth ETF (RFG)

iShares Morningstar Mid-Cap Growth ETF (JKH)

iShares Russell Mid-Cap Growth ETF (IWP)

iShares S&P Mid-Cap 400 Growth ETF (IJK)

PowerShares Fundamental Pure Mid Growth Portfolio (PXMG)

SPDR S&P 400 Mid Cap Growth ETF (MDYG)

Vanguard Mid-Cap Growth ETF (VOT)

Growth ETFs: Small-Cap

First Trust Small Cap Growth AlphaDEX Fund (FYC)

Guggenheim S&P SmallCap 600 Pure Growth ETF (RZG)

iShares Morningstar Small-Cap Growth ETF (JKK)

iShares Russell 2000 Growth ETF (IWO)

iShares S&P SmallCap 600 Growth ETF (IJT)

PowerShares Fundamental Pure Small Growth Portfolio (PXSG)

SPDR S&P 600 Small Cap Growth ETF (SLYG)

Vanguard Russell 2000 Growth ETF (VTWG)

Vanguard Small-Cap Growth ETF (VBK)

Vanguard S&P Small-Cap 600 Growth ETF (VIOG)

Growth ETFs: Russell 1000

iShares Russell 1000 Growth ETF (IWF)

SPDR MFS Systematic Growth Equity ETF (SYG)

Vanguard Russell 1000 Growth ETF (VONG)

Growth ETFs: S&P 500

Guggenheim S&P 500 Pure Growth ETF (RPG)

iShares S&P 500 Growth ETF (IVW)

SPDR S&P 500 Growth ETF (SPYG)

Vanguard S&P 500 Growth ETF (VOOG)

Growth ETFs: Large-Cap

Credit Suisse FI Large Cap Growth Enhanced ETN (FLGE)

First Trust Large Cap Growth Opportunities AlphaDEX Fund (FTC)

iShares Morningstar Large Growth ETF (JKE)

iShares Russell Top 200 Growth ETF (IWY)

Powershares Fundamental Pure Large Growth (PXLG)

PowerShares Dynamic Large Cap Growth Portfolio (PWB)

Schwab U.S. Large-Cap Growth ETF (SCHG)

Vanguard Mega Cap Growth ETF (MGK)

WBI Large Cap Tactical Growth Shares ETF (WBIE)

Growth ETFs: EAFE

iShares MSCI EAFE Growth ETF (EFG)

Hedge Fund Replication and Institutional Investor ETFs

AdvisorShares QAM Equity Hedge ETF (QEH)

AlphaClone Alternative Alpha ETF (ALFA)

ALphaClone International ETF (ALFI)

Guggenheim Raymond James SB-1 Equity ETF (RYJ)

Global X Guru Activist ETF (ACTX)

Global X Guru Index ETF (GURU)

Global X Guru International Index ETF (GURI)

IQ Hedge Event-Driven Tracker ETF (QED)

IQ Hedge Macro Tracker ETF (MCRO)

IQ Hedge Market Neutral Tracker ETF (QMN)

IQ Hedge Multi-Strategy Tracker ETF (QAI)

JPMorgan Diversified Alternatives ETF (JPHF)

ProShares Hedge Replication ETF (HDG)

IB 50

Innovator IBD 50 Fund ETF (FFTY)

Innovation ETFs

ARK Innovation ETF (ARKK)

ARK Genomic Revolution Multi-Sector ETF (ARKG)

ARK Industrial Innovation ETF (ARKQ)

Insider Sentiment ETFs

Direxion All Cap Insider Sentiment Shares (KNOW)

Guggenheim Insider Sentiment ETF (NFO)

IPO ETFs

First Trust US IPO Index Fund (FPX)

Renaissance IPO ETF (IPO)

IPO ETFs: International

Renaissance International IPO ETF (IPOS)

First Trust International IPO ETF(FPXI)

Long/Short

AdvisorShares QAM Equity Hedge ETF (QEH)

AlphaClone Alternative Alpha ETF (ALFA)

Credit Suisse Long/Short Liquid Index (Net) ETN (CSLS)

First Trust High Yield Long/Short ETF (HYLS)

First Trust Long/Short Equity ETF (FTLS)

Hull Tactical US ETF (HTUS)

IQ ARB Merger Arbitrage ETF (MNA)

IQ Hedge Long Short Tracker ETF (QLS)

ProShares Large Cap Core Plus ETF (CSM)

ProShares Merger ETF (MRGR)

ProShares RAFI Long/Short (RALS)

QuantShares Hedged Dividend Income (DIVA)

QuantShares U.S. Market Neutral Anti-Beta Fund (BTAL)

QuantShares U.S. Market Neutral Momentum Fund (MOM)

QuantShares U.S. Market Neutral Size Fund (SIZ)

QuantShares U.S. Market Neutral Value Fund (CHEP)

The Forensic Accounting ETF (FLAG)

VelocityShares VIX Variable Long/Short ETN (LSVX)

WisdomTree Dynamic Bearish U.S. Equity Fund (DYB)

WisdomTree Dynamic Long/Short U.S. Equity Fund (DYLS)

Merger Arbitrage ETFs

IQ ARB Merger Arbitrage ETF (MNA)

ProShares Merger ETF (MRGR)

Millennials

Principal Millennials Index ETF (GENY)

Moat ETFs

ELEMENTS Morningstar Wide Moat Focus ETN (WMW)

Market Vectors Wide Moat ETF (MOAT)

Momentum ETFs

Arrow QVM Equity Factor ETF (QVM)

Barclays ETN+ Shiller CAPE ETN (CAPE)

Cambria ETF Trust Cambria Value and Momentum ETF (VAMO)

ELEMENTS SPECTRUM Large Cap U.S. Sector ETN (EEH)

Fidelity Momentum Factor ETF (FDMO)

iShares MSCI USA Momentum Factor ETF (MTUM)

Momentumshares International Quantitative Momentum ETF (IMOM)

PowerShares DWA Momentum & Low Volatility Rotation Portfolio (DWLV)

PowerShares DWA NASDAQ Momentum Portfolio (PDP)

PowerShares S&P 500 Momentum Portfolio (SPMO)

QuantShares U.S. Market Neutral Momentum Fund (MOM)

SPDR Russell 1000 Momentum Focus ETF (ONEO)

SPDR S&P 1500 Momentum Tilt ETF (MMTM)

Momentum ETFs: Sector Focused

PowerShares DWA Basic Materials Momentum Portfolio (PYZ)

PowerShares DWA Consumer Cyclicals Momentum Portfolio (PEZ)

PowerShares DWA Consumer Staples Momentum Portfolio (PSL)

PowerShares DWA Energy Momentum Portfolio (PXI)

PowerShares DWA Financial Momentum Portfolio (PFI)

PowerShares DWA Healthcare Momentum Portfolio (PTH)

PowerShares DWA Industrials Momentum Portfolio (PRN)

PowerShares DWA Technology Momentum Portfolio (PTF)

PowerShares DWA Utilities Momentum Portfolio (PUI)

Momentum ETFs: Small-Cap

PowerShares DWA SmallCap Momentum Portfolio (DWAS)

Momentum ETFs: Global

Global X JP Morgan Efficiente ETF (EFFE)

iShares MSCI International Developed Momentum Factor ETF (IMTM)

PowerShares DWA Developed Markets Momentum Portfolio (PIZ)

PowerShares DWA Emerging Markets Momentum Portfolio (PIE)

Preferred Shares ETFs

Elkhorn S&P High Quality Preferred ETF (EPRF)

iShares U.S. Preferred Stock ETF (PFF)

Market Vectors Preferred Securities ex Financials ETF (PFXF) (Weighted towards REITs, electric and telecommunication companies)

PowerShares Financial Preferred Portfolio (PGF) (Only includes financial sector)

PowerShares Preferred Portfolio (PGX)

PowerShares Variable Rate Preferred Portfolio (VRP)

SPDR Wells Fargo Preferred Stock ETF (PSK)

Preferred Shares ETFs: Global

Global X SuperIncome Preferred ETF (SPFF) (United States and Canada)

iShares International Preferred Stock ETF (IPFF) (Weighted towards Canada)

Put-Write ETFs

ALPS U.S. Equity High Volatility Put Write Index ETF (HVPW)

Sector Strategy ETFs

ALPS Equal Sector Weight ETF (EQL)

ALPS Sector Dividend Dogs ETF (SDOG)

Barclays ETN+ Shiller CAPE ETN (CAPE)

ELEMENTS SPECTRUM Large Cap U.S. Sector ETN (EEH)

First Trust Dorsey Wright Focus 5 ETF (FV)

Global X JP Morgan US Sector Rotation ETF (SCTO)

Huntington US Equity Rotation Strategy ETF (HUSE)

Social Consciousness ETFs

ALPS Workplace Equality ETF (EQLT)

Barclays Return on Disability ETN (RODI)

Barclays Women in Leadership ETN (WIL)

iShares MSCI USA ESG Select ETF (KLD)

iShares KLD 400 Social Index Fund (DSI)

Vident Core US Equity ETF (VUSE)

Spin-Offs

Guggenheim Spin-Off ETF (CSD)

VanEck Vectors Global Spin-Off ETF (SPUN)

Stock-Split ETFs

The United States Stock Split Index ETF (TOFR)

Value ETFs 

Cambria ETF Trust Cambria Value and Momentum ETF (VAMO)

Fidelity Value Factor ETF (FVAL)

First Trust Multi Cap Value AlphaDEX Fund (FAB)

iShares Core U.S. Value ETF (IUSV)

iShares MSCI USA Value Factor ETF (VLUE)

SPDR S&P 1500 Value Tilt ETF (VLU)

SPDR MFS Systematic Value Equity ETF (SYV)

ValueShares US Quantitative Value ETF (QVAL)

Vanguard Value ETF (VTV)

Value ETFs: Large-Cap

First Trust Large Cap Value Opportunities AlphaDEX Fund (FTA)

iShares Morningstar Large- Cap Value ETF (JKF)

IShares Russell Top 200 Value ETF (IWX)

PowerShares Dynamic Large Cap Value Portfolio (PWV)

PowerShares Fundamental Pure Large Value Portfolio (PXLV)

Schwab U.S. Large-Cap Value ETF (SCHV)

Vanguard Mega Cap Value ETF (MGV)

WBI Large Cap Tactical Value Shares ETF (WBIF)

WisdomTree Large Cap Value ETF (EZY)

Value ETFs: Mid-Cap

First Trust Mid Cap Value AlphaDEX Fund (FNK)

Guggenheim S&P MidCap 400 Pure Value ETF (RFV)

iShares Morningstar Mid-Cap ETF (JKI)

iShares Russell Mid-Cap Value ETF (IWS)

iShares S&P MidCap 400 Value Index Fund (IJJ)

PowerShares Fundamental Pure Mid Value Portfolio (PXMV)

SPDR S&P 400 Mid Cap Value ETF (MDYV)

Vanguard Mid-Cap Value ETF (VOE)

Vanguard S&P Mid-Cap 400 Value ETF (IVOV)

WBI SMID Tactical Select Shares ETF (WBID)

WBI SMID Tactical Value Shares ETF (WBIB)

Value ETFs: Small-Cap

First Trust Small Cap Value AlphaDEX Fund (FYT)

Guggenheim S&P SmallCap 600 Pure Value ETF (RZV)

iShares Morningstar Small-Cap Value ETF (JKL)

iShares Russell 2000 Value ETF (IWN)

iShares S&P SmallCap 600 Value Index Fund (IJS)

PowerShares Fundamental Pure Small Value Portfolio (PXSV)

SPDR S&P 600 Small Cap Value ETF (SLYV)

Vanguard Russell 2000 Value ETF (VTWV)

Vanguard S&P Small-Cap 600 Value ETF (VIOV)

Vanguard Small-Cap Value ETF (VBR)

Value ETFs: Russell 1000

iShares Russell 1000 Value ETF (IWD)

SPDR MFS Systematic Value Equity ETF (SYV)

Vanguard Russell 1000 Value ETF (VONV)

Value ETFs: S&P 500

Guggenheim S&P 500 Pure Value ETF (RPV)

iShares S&P 500 Value ETF (IVE)

PowerShares S&P 500 Value Portfolio (SPVU)

SPDR S&P 500 Value ETF (SPYV)

Vanguard S&P 500 Value ETF (VOOV)

Value ETFs: Global

Cambria Global Value ETF (GVAL)

iShares MSCI EAFE Value ETF (EFV)

ValueShares International Quantitative Value ETF (IVAL)

Volatility ETFs

Barclays ETN+ VEQTOR S&P 500 Linked ETN (VQT)

Compass EMP US 500 Volatility Weighted Index ETF (CFA)

Compass EMP US 500 Enhanced Volatility Weighted Index ETF (CFO)

Compass EMP U.S. EQ Income 100 Enhanced Volatility Weighted Index ETF (CDC)

Compass EMP US Discovery 500 Enhanced Volatility Weighted Fund (CSF)

First Trust Capital Strength ETF (FTCS)

First Trust CBOE VIX Tail Hedge Index ETF (VIXH)

First Trust Horizon Managed Volatility Domestic ETF (HUSV)

PowerShares S&P 500 Downside Hedged Portfolio (PHDG)

QuantShares U.S. Market Neutral Anti-Beta Fund (BTAL)

VelocityShares Tail Risk Hedged Large Cap ETF (TRSK)

VelocityShares Volatility Hedged Large Cap ETF (SPXH)

Low/Minimum Volatility ETFs

Fidelity Low Volatility Factor ETF (FDLO)

Franklin Liberty U.S. Low Volatility ETF (FLLV)

iShares Edge MSCI Min Vol USA Small-Cap ETF (SMMV)

iShares MSCI USA Minimum Volatility ETF (USMV)

Legg Mason Low Volatility High Dividend ETF (LVHD)

PowerShares DWA Momentum & Low Volatility Rotation Portfolio (DWLV)

PowerShares S&P 500 ex-Rate Sensitive Low Volatility Portfolio (XRLV)

PowerShares S&P 500 Low Volatility Portfolio (SPLV)

PowerShares S&P MidCap Low Volatility ETF (XMLV)

PowerShares S&P SmallCap Low Volatility Portfolio (XSLV)

SPDR Russell 1000 Low Volatility ETF (LGLV)

SPDR Russell 1000 Low Volatility Focus ETF (ONEV)

SPDR Russell 2000 Low Volatility ETF (SMLV)

VIX Futures

iPath S&P 500 Dynamic VIX ETN (XVZ)

iPath S&P 500 VIX Mid-Term Futures ETN (VXZ)

iPath S&P 500 VIX Short Term Futures ETN (VXX)

ProShares VIX Mid-Term Futures ETF (VIXM)

ProShares VIX Short-Term Futures ETF (VIXY)

VelocityShares VIX Medium Term ETN (VIIZ)

VelocityShares VIX Short Term ETN (VIIX)

VelocityShares VIX Tail Risk ETN (BSWN)

VIX Futures: Leveraged

ProShares Ultra VIX Short-Term Futures ETF (UVXY)

VelocityShares Daily 2x VIX Medium Term ETN (TVIZ)

VelocityShares Daily 2x VIX Short Term ETN (TVIX)

VIX Futures: Short

iPath Inverse S&P 500 VIX Short-Term Futures ETN (IVOP)

iPath Inverse S&P 500 VIX Short-Term Futures ETN (XXV)

ProShares Short VIX Short-Term Futures ETF (SVXY)

VelocityShares Daily Inverse VIX Medium Term ETN (ZIV)

VelocityShares Daily Inverse VIX Short Term ETN (XIV)

Volatility: Global

Compass EMP Developed 500 Enhanced Volatility Weighted Index ETF (CIZ)

iShares MSCI All Country World Minimum Volatility ETF (ACWV)

iShares MSCI Asia ex Japan Minimum Volatility ETF (AXJV)

iShares MSCI EAFE Minimum Volatility Index Fund (EFAV)

iShares MSCI Emerging Markets Minimum Volatility ETF (EEMV)

iShares MSCI Europe Minimum Volatility ETF (EUMV)

iShares MSCI Japan Minimum Volatility ETF (JPMV)

PowerShares S&P Emerging Markets Low Volatility Portfolio (EELV)

PowerShares S&P International Developed Low Volatility Portfolio (IDLV)