Top Dax ETFs

The DAX® index

The DAX® index is the major stock market index for Germany and contains the 30 largest German blue chip companies. The Dax index weights its constituents by free float market capitalisation.

ETF investors profit from price gains and dividends of the Dax constituents. Currently, the Dax index is tracked by 9 ETFs.

0.08% p.a. - 0.16% p.a.
annual total expense ratio
track the DAX®
-1.09%
return in EUR in 2016 per 30.11.16

Cost of Dax ETFs

The total expense ratio (TER) of Dax ETFs is between 0.08% p.a. and 0.16% p.a.. In comparison, an actively managed fund on Germany like the DWS Deutschland costs around 1.40% per year. Calculate your individual cost savings by using our cost calculator.

 

The best Dax ETF by 1-year fund return as of 30.11.16

All Dax ETFs ranked by fund return

 

The largest Dax ETF by fund size in EUR

All Dax ETFs ranked by fund size

 

The cheapest Dax ETF by total expense ratio

All Dax ETFs ranked by total expense ratio

 
 

Dax ETFs in comparison

The most important factors at a glance

Besides return, there are further important factors to consider when selecting a Dax ETF. In order to provide a sound decision basis, you find a list of all Dax ETFs with details on size, cost, age, use of profits, fund domicile and replication method ranked by fund size.

Compare all Dax ETFs in detail
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Provider
ISIN
  Fund size
in m EUR
TER
in %
Use of profits Fund domicile Replication method
iShares Core DAX UCITS ETF (DE)DE0005933931 7,546 0.16% p.a. Accumulating Germany Full replication
db x-trackers DAX UCITS ETF (DR) 1CLU0274211480 3,616 0.09% p.a. Accumulating Luxembourg Full replication
Deka DAX UCITS ETFDE000ETFL011 1,735 0.15% p.a. Accumulating Germany Full replication
Lyxor DAX (DR) UCITS ETF EURLU0252633754 924 0.15% p.a. Accumulating Luxembourg Full replication
ComStage DAX TR UCITS ETFLU0378438732 711 0.08% p.a. Accumulating Luxembourg Unfunded swap
Deka DAX (ausschüttend) UCITS ETFDE000ETFL060 711 0.15% p.a. Distributing Germany Full replication
db x-trackers DAX UCITS ETF (DR) Income 1DLU0838782315 432 0.09% p.a. Distributing Luxembourg Full replication
ComStage DAX FR UCITS ETFLU0488317024 135 0.15% p.a. Distributing Luxembourg Full replication
ComStage 1 DAX UCITS ETFDE000ETF9017 42 0.15% p.a. Distributing Germany Full replication

Source: justETF.com; As of 06.12.16

 

Return comparison of all Dax ETFs

The table shows the returns of all Dax ETFs in comparison. All return figures are including dividends as of month end. Besides the return the reference date on which you conduct the comparison is important. In order to find the best ETFs, you can also perform a chart comparison.

ETF   1 month
in %
3 months
in %
6 months
in %
1 year
in %
3 years
in %
ComStage 1 DAX UCITS ETF -0.54% -0.19% 2.91% -6.65% -
iShares Core DAX UCITS ETF (DE) -0.53% -0.14% 2.95% -6.66% 12.59%
Deka DAX UCITS ETF -0.53% -0.20% 2.89% -6.71% 12.55%
Deka DAX (ausschüttend) UCITS ETF -0.54% -0.19% 2.84% -6.78% 12.48%
db x-trackers DAX UCITS ETF (DR) 1C -0.52% -0.17% 2.92% -6.97% 11.98%
Lyxor DAX (DR) UCITS ETF EUR -0.54% -0.20% 2.88% -7.01% 11.58%
db x-trackers DAX UCITS ETF (DR) Income 1D -0.53% -0.18% 2.90% -7.09% 11.60%
ComStage DAX TR UCITS ETF -0.53% -0.19% 2.83% -7.13% 12.01%
ComStage DAX FR UCITS ETF -0.52% -0.19% 2.78% -7.36% 11.11%
ETF   2016
in %
2015
in %
2014
in %
2013
in %
2012
in %
ComStage 1 DAX UCITS ETF -1.08% - - - -
iShares Core DAX UCITS ETF (DE) -1.09% 9.43% 2.25% 25.39% 28.73%
Deka DAX UCITS ETF -1.15% 9.41% 2.26% 25.34% 28.72%
Deka DAX (ausschüttend) UCITS ETF -1.22% 9.62% 2.21% 24.93% 28.32%
db x-trackers DAX UCITS ETF (DR) 1C -1.42% 9.28% 2.14% 25.27% 28.82%
Lyxor DAX (DR) UCITS ETF EUR -1.47% 9.04% 2.04% 25.34% 28.80%
db x-trackers DAX UCITS ETF (DR) Income 1D -1.56% 9.38% 2.23% 24.91% -
ComStage DAX TR UCITS ETF -1.59% 9.38% 2.22% 25.55% 28.91%
ComStage DAX FR UCITS ETF -1.84% 9.27% 1.91% 24.71% 27.81%

Source: justETF.com; As of 30.11.16; Calculations in EUR including dividends