Cloud Computing ETF

Fund Summary

The Global X Cloud Computing ETF (CLOU) seeks to invest in companies positioned to benefit from the increased adoption of cloud computing technology, including companies whose principal business is in offering computing Software-as-a-Service (SaaS), Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS), Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS), managed server storage space and data center real estate investment trusts, and/or cloud and edge computing infrastructure and hardware.

Fund Objective

The Global X Cloud Computing ETF (CLOU) seeks to provide investment results that correspond generally to the price and yield performance, before fees and expenses, of the Indxx Global Cloud Computing Index.


High Growth Potential

CLOU enables investors to access high growth potential through companies that are positioned to benefit from the increased adoption of cloud computing technology.

Unconstrained Approach

CLOU's composition transcends classic sector, industry, and geographic classifications by tracking an emerging theme.

ETF Efficiency

In a single trade, CLOU delivers access to dozens of companies with high exposure to the cloud computing theme.

Fund Details As of 12/6/19

Key Facts

Ticker CLOU
Inception Date 2019-04-12
CUSIP 37954Y442
ISIN US37954Y4420
Bloomberg Index Ticker ICLOU
Primary Exchange Nasdaq

Stats & Fees

Net Assets $457,532,523.39
NAV $15.64
Shares Outstanding 29,250,000
Total Expense Ratio 0.68%


30-Day SEC Yield -0.30%
Distribution Frequency Semi-Annually

Fund Prices As of 12/6/19

NAV Price
Net Asset Value $15.64 Closing Price $15.63
Daily Change $0.04 0.25% Daily Change $0.04 0.26%

Performance History

Cumulative %

Data as of month end (11/30/19)

Fund NAV Closing Price Index
1 Month 7.97% 7.97% 8.02%
3 Months 2.63% 2.57% 2.77%
6 Months 5.82% 5.76% 6.10%
Since Inception 6.18% 6.53% 6.52%

Cumulative %

Data as of quarter end (9/30/19)

Fund NAV Closing Price Index
Since Inception -2.59% -2.33% -2.37%

Cumulative return is the aggregate amount that an investment has gained or lost over time. Annualized Return is the average return gained or lost by an investment each year over a given time period.

The performance data quoted represents past performance. Past performance does not guarantee future results. The investment return and principal value of an investment will fluctuate so that an investor’s shares, when sold or redeemed, may be worth more or less than their original cost and current performance may be lower or higher than the performance quoted.

Fund Characteristics As of 12/6/19

Return on Equity 11.60%
Average Market Cap $113,800.00 M
2018 2019
Price-to-earnings 68.51 62.82
Price-to-book value 7.66 7.00

Source: AltaVista Research, LLC

Top 10 Holdings

As of 12/6/19
Net Assets % Name Market Price ($) Shares Held Market Value ($)
4.80 PAYCOM SOFTWARE INC 268.79 81,726 21,967,131.54
4.47 XERO LTD 56.22 363,826 20,452,507.34
4.44 PAYLOCITY HOLDING CORP 120.52 168,515 20,309,427.80
4.39 SHOPIFY INC - CLASS A 364.60 55,141 20,104,408.60
4.23 ANAPLAN INC 52.81 366,301 19,344,355.81
4.14 COUPA SOFTWARE INC 150.56 125,742 18,931,715.52
4.04 NETFLIX INC 307.35 60,150 18,487,102.50
4.01 ZSCALER INC 46.70 393,107 18,358,096.90
3.87 WORKDAY INC-CLASS A 166.22 106,626 17,723,373.72
3.86 TWILIO INC - A 98.54 179,047 17,643,291.38
Holdings are subject to change. Cash, where shown, includes other assets and liabilities, such as payables and receivables.

Investing involves risk, including the possible loss of principal. The investable universe of companies in which CLOU may invest may be limited. The Fund invests in securities of companies engaged in Information Technology, which can be affected by rapid product obsolescence, and intense industry competition. International investments may involve risk of capital loss from unfavorable fluctuation in currency values, from differences in generally accepted accounting principles or from social, economic or political instability in other nations. CLOU is non-diversified. The information provided is not intended for trading purposes, and should not be considered investment advice.

Shares of ETFs are bought and sold at market price (not NAV) and are not individually redeemed from the fund. Brokerage commissions will reduce returns. Global X NAVs are calculated using prices as of 4:00 PM Eastern Time. Indices are unmanaged and do not include the effect of fees, expenses or sales charges. One cannot invest directly in an index.

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Since the Fund’s shares typically do not trade in the secondary market until several days after the Fund’s inception, for the period from inception to the first day of secondary market trading in Shares, the NAV of the Fund is used to calculate market returns.

Carefully consider the fund’s investment objectives, risk factors, charges, and expenses before investing. This and additional information can be found in the fund’s full or summary prospectus, which may be obtained by visiting please read the prospectus carefully before investing.