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ARK Fintech Innovation ETF (ARKF)

ETF · Currency in USD · Last updated Jul 2, 2022

ARKF is an actively managed ETF by ARK Investment Management. ARKF launched on Feb 4, 2019 and has a 0.75% expense ratio.

ETF Info

IssuerARK Investment Management
Inception DateFeb 4, 2019
RegionDeveloped Markets (Broad)
CategoryLarge Cap Growth Equities, Actively Managed, Innovation
Expense Ratio0.75%
Index TrackedNo Index (Active)
ETF Home Pageark-funds.com
Asset ClassEquity

Asset Class Size


Asset Class Style


Trading Data

Previous Close$15.85
Year Range$14.87 - $55.03
EMA (50)$19.05
EMA (200)$32.35
Average Volume$1.98M

ARKFShare Price Chart

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The chart shows the growth of $10,000 invested in ARK Fintech Innovation ETF on Feb 5, 2019 and compares it to the S&P 500 index or another benchmark. It would be worth nearly $7,896 for a total return of roughly -21.04%. All prices are adjusted for splits and dividends.

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ARKFReturns in periods

Returns over 1 year are annualized


ARKFMonthly Returns Heatmap

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ARKFSharpe Ratio Chart

The Sharpe ratio shows whether the portfolio's excess returns are due to smart investment decisions or a result of taking a higher risk. The higher a portfolio's Sharpe ratio, the better its risk-adjusted performance.

The current ARK Fintech Innovation ETF Sharpe ratio is -1.25. A negative Sharpe ratio means that the risk-free rate is higher than the portfolio's return. This value does not convey any meaningful information.

The chart below displays rolling 12-month Sharpe Ratio.

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ARKFDividend History

ARK Fintech Innovation ETF granted a 0.00% dividend yield in the last twelve months. The annual payout for that period amounted to $0.00 per share.


Dividend yield


ARKFDrawdowns Chart

The Drawdowns chart displays portfolio losses from any high point along the way.

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ARKFWorst Drawdowns

The table below shows the maximum drawdowns of the ARK Fintech Innovation ETF. A maximum drawdown is an indicator of risk. It shows a reduction in portfolio value from its maximum due to a series of losing trades.

The maximum drawdown since January 2010 for the ARK Fintech Innovation ETF is 76.62%, recorded on Jun 16, 2022. The portfolio has not recovered from it yet.



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-76.62%Feb 17, 2021337Jun 16, 2022
-35.23%Feb 21, 202019Mar 18, 202044May 20, 202063
-11.13%Sep 2, 20204Sep 8, 202021Oct 7, 202025
-10.93%Jul 25, 201915Aug 14, 201971Nov 22, 201986
-9.42%May 6, 201920Jun 3, 201920Jul 1, 201940
-8.16%Nov 9, 20202Nov 10, 202011Nov 25, 202013
-6.52%Jan 26, 20212Jan 27, 20214Feb 2, 20216
-6.24%Oct 14, 202013Oct 30, 20203Nov 4, 202016
-5.28%Aug 7, 20203Aug 11, 20207Aug 20, 202010
-5.16%Jun 11, 20201Jun 11, 20203Jun 16, 20204

ARKFVolatility Chart

Current ARK Fintech Innovation ETF volatility is 66.44%. The chart below shows the rolling 10-day volatility. Volatility is a statistical measure showing how big price swings are in either direction. The higher asset volatility, the riskier it is, because the price movements are less predictable.

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SymbolInceptionExpense RatioYTD Ret.10Y Ann. Ret.Div. Yield
FINXSep 12, 20160.68%-45.69%7.88%10.21%Compare ARKF and FINX

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