Top CAC 40 ETFs

The CAC 40® index Factsheet

The CAC 40 Index is the most important stock benchmark for French equities. The index contains the 40 largest stocks listed on the Euronext Paris stock exchange that are particularly important for the French economy. The market capitalisation of the free float determines the weighting, similar to most other stock indices.

ETF investors can benefit from price gains and dividends of the CAC 40 constituents. Currently, the CAC 40 index is tracked by 1 ETFs.

0.25% p.a.
annual total expense ratio
tracks the CAC 40®
return in GBP in 2023 per 31/01/2023
CAC 40® ETFs

CAC 40® Chart 1 year

Source:; As of 04/02/2023; Performance in GBP, based on the largest ETF.


Cost of CAC 40 ETFs

The total expense ratio (TER) of CAC 40 ETFs is at 0.25% p.a.. In comparison, most actively managed funds do cost much more fees per year. Calculate your individual cost savings by using our cost calculator.


The best CAC 40 ETF by 1-year fund return as of 31/01/2023

All CAC 40 ETFs ranked by fund return


The largest CAC 40 ETF by fund size in GBP

All CAC 40 ETFs ranked by fund size


The cheapest CAC 40 ETF by total expense ratio

All CAC 40 ETFs ranked by total expense ratio


CAC 40 ETFs in comparison

The most important factors at a glance

Besides return, there are further important factors to consider when selecting a CAC 40 ETF. In order to provide a sound decision basis, you find a list of all CAC 40 ETFs with details on size, cost, age, use of profits, fund domicile and replication method ranked by fund size.

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  Fund size
in m GBP
in %
Use of profits Fund domicile Replication method
Lyxor CAC 40 (DR) UCITS ETF - DistFR0007052782 2,737 0.25% p.a. Distributing France Full replication

Source:; As of 04/02/2023


Return comparison of all CAC 40 ETFs

The table shows the returns of all CAC 40 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 %
Lyxor CAC 40 (DR) UCITS ETF - Dist 8.76% 15.90% 15.55% 10.25% 36.95%
ETF   2023
in %
in %
in %
in %
in %
Lyxor CAC 40 (DR) UCITS ETF - Dist 8.76% -1.74% 22.98% 0.27% 23.84%

Source:; As of 31/01/2023; Calculations in GBP including dividends