04.10.2013 - Hedging currency risk with ETFs
The universe of equity hedged ETFs continues to grow with the introduction of three new products from Deutsche Asset & Wealth Management this week. The niche group of ETFs have garnered attention after the success of the WisdomTree Japan Hedged Equity ETF (NYSE: DXJ ). The ETF now has over $10.8 billion in total assets. Investing in individual countries or regions around the globe has been popular for many years via ETFs. However, investors have often been at the mercy of currency fluctuations that would greatly alter the actually performance of the index the ETF is designed to track. Japan is a great example for U.S.-based ETF investors...............................................Full Article: Source
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