KraneShares Global Carbon Offset Strategy ETF (KSET)

NYSEARCA: KSET · IEX Real-Time Price · USD
-0.17 (-7.28%)
May 26, 2023, 4:00 PM EDT - Market closed
Assets $856.00K
Expense Ratio 0.79%
PE Ratio n/a
Shares Out 400,000
Dividend (ttm) $0.03
Dividend Yield 1.16%
Ex-Dividend Date Dec 28, 2022
Payout Ratio n/a
1-Year Return -91.03%
Volume 15,185
Open 2.26
Previous Close 2.34
Day's Range 2.15 - 2.32
52-Week Low 2.15
52-Week High 24.54
Beta 5.55
Holdings 3
Inception Date Apr 27, 2022

About KSET

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The KraneShares Global Carbon Offset Strategy ETF (KSET) is an exchange-traded fund that mostly invests in carbon credits commodities. The fund is passively managed to primarily hold futures contracts on voluntary carbon offset credits. The fund invests in GEOs and N-GEOs that mature in the next two years KSET was launched on Apr 27, 2022 and is managed by KraneShares.

Asset Class Commodity
Category Commodities Focused
Region North America
Stock Exchange NYSEARCA
Ticker Symbol KSET
Index Tracked S&P GSCI Global Voluntary Carbon Liquidity Weighted


Ex-Dividend Amount Pay Date
Dec 28, 2022 $0.02502 Dec 30, 2022
Full Dividend History


2 ETFs to Capture Growth and Diversification in the Carbon Credit Market

As the world strives to attain its goals of net zero, the carbon credit market continues to offer investors portfolio diversification as well as an aspect of growth. KraneShares has a pair of exchange...

Other symbols: KRBN
1 month ago - ETF Trends

Evaluating Global Carbon Offset Opportunities

Carbon investing is on the cusp of massive growth. Consider this factoid: By some estimates, the global carbon offset could swell to $250 billion by 2050 up from just $2 billion in 2020.

1 month ago - ETF Trends

New Carbon Offset Guidelines a Boon for Market and Investors

The Integrity Council for the Voluntary Carbon Market released a set of guidelines last month that could bring cohesiveness and clearer definition to the often-fragmented, nascent carbon offset market...

1 month ago - ETF Trends

Luke Oliver Talks Climate: Making Money and Saving the Planet

In a market rife with risk, advisors and investors could be missing one of the most fundamental risks that will impact portfolios in the years and decades to come: climate.

Other symbols: KGHGKMET
1 month ago - ETF Trends

Consider KSET for Global Carbon Offset Exposure

For investors new to the concept, carbon offset credits, or carbon allowances, are essentially permits for holders to emit a certain of carbon – if they're willing to pay for the privilege. It's an ex...

2 months ago - ETF Trends

Citibank Vows to Reach Net Zero Goals With Purchase of Carbon Credits

As the global move towards carbon neutrality continues, the financial services industry is doing its part. For example, Citibank is looking to reduce its emissions with the purchase of carbon credits,...

2 months ago - ETF Trends

Luke Oliver: The Perplexity Problem of Voluntary Carbon Markets

Voluntary carbon offset markets, not to be confused with cap-and-trade carbon allowances markets, continue to be a topic of contention, with the validity of offsets frequently called into question.

3 months ago - ETF Trends

A 2023 Outlook for the Voluntary Carbon Market With KraneShares

Increasingly more companies are setting emissions targets and goals as many industries work towards transitioning to net zero by 2050.

4 months ago - ETF Trends

Growth of Carbon Technology Could Help Boost Climate Change ETFs

The carbon sector is rife with investment opportunities, and technology could be a driving force in attracting capital to the space. As carbon technology increases, it could also increase investor int...

4 months ago - ETF Trends

Why the KraneShares Climate Suite Goes Beyond ESG

ESG investing was one of the hot-button topics of 2022, with a rise in anti-ESG sentiment gaining more vocal representation midyear.

5 months ago - ETF Trends

Voluntary Carbon Markets Growing Rapidly, KSET Invests

The global voluntary carbon markets are growing exponentially as more corporations seek to meet net-zero pledges, providing opportunity for investors looking to capture exposure to the rapid growth th...

6 months ago - ETF Trends

Carbon Credits Take Center Stage at COP27: Investing with KraneShares

The U.S. hopes to lure the private sector to the climate change table by creating a voluntary carbon credits system that would use money from wealthy companies to help fund the carbon transition in de...

Other symbols: KCCAKEUAKRBN
7 months ago - ETF Trends

Invest in Carbon Offsets With KSET as Aviation Industry Aims for Net Zero

The International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO), an agency for the UN, announced that it will be working toward an “aspirational goal” of net-zero emissions for the aviation industry by 2050, exp...

7 months ago - ETF Trends

Clean Energy Sources Need to Double By 2030 to Avoid Catastrophe

The World Meteorological Organization (WMO) conducted its annual multi-agency State of Climate Services report focusing on energy this year. The report, collated from 26 different organizations, concl...

8 months ago - ETF Trends

Summer's Historic Droughts 20 Times More Likely: The Cost of Climate Change

Droughts ravaged the northern hemisphere this summer, with low rainfall and record temperatures impacting Europe, China, and the United States at intensities that can now be expected every 20 years in...

Other symbols: KCCAKEUAKGHG
8 months ago - ETF Trends

The U.S. Investment Paradigm Shift Regarding Climate

This year, the world has been ravaged by extreme weather with unprecedented heatwaves sweeping through much of Europe over the summer and droughts, wildfires, flooding, hurricanes, and typhoons all in...

8 months ago - ETF Trends

The Case for Voluntary Carbon Market Investing Grows Stronger

The Integrity Council for the Voluntary Carbon Market (ICVCM), an independent governing body that oversees the governance of the voluntary carbon market, continues to bring definition and structure to...

9 months ago - ETF Trends

KraneShares' Voluntary Carbon Market ETF Tracks New Index

The KraneShares Global Carbon Offset Strategy ETF (KSET) is the first U.S.-listed ETF that offers investors exposure to the voluntary carbon markets, and it was announced yesterday in a press release ...

10 months ago - ETF Trends

KraneShares Global Carbon Offset ETF (KSET) Now Tracks S&P Dow Jones Index

NEW YORK , Aug. 1, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Krane Funds Advisors, LLC ("KraneShares"), an asset management firm known for its global exchange-traded funds (ETFs) and innovative investment strategies, anno...

10 months ago - PRNewsWire

Why Climate Change Matters for Every Investor (No, Really)

Greenwashing, impact investing, diminished returns, intangibles — the list goes on and on about the conversations the financial world has been having around ESG (environmental, social, and governance)...

11 months ago - ETF Trends

The Case for Investing in the Voluntary Carbon Markets

Farmers in the U.S. are boosting their revenue through the carbon credit markets as business start-ups like Indigo AG measure their crops to determine how many carbon credits would be created, reporte...

11 months ago - ETF Trends

A Guide to Global Carbon Markets for July

Diversification remains a big driver for advisors and investors when it comes to portfolios in the challenging environment of this year. Investing in the carbon markets around the world through the fu...

Other symbols: KCCAKEUAKRBN
11 months ago - ETF Trends

Exxon Wants a Higher Carbon Tax: This Fund Would Benefit

The CEO of Exxon Mobile, Darren Woods, wants a higher carbon tax that would benefit his company and others like it that are working to create carbon capture technologies, reported CNBC. Woods sees dir...

1 year ago - ETF Trends

Voluntary Carbon Markets Providing Guidelines as Engagement Grows

The Voluntary Carbon Markets are growing at a rapid pace as increasingly more companies look to reduce emissions practices. With a host of voluntary carbon offset credit options and a huge variety of ...

1 year ago - ETF Trends