I do the “ETF of the Week” for MarketWatch every Thursday on Chuck Jaffe’s MoneyLife Show where I highlight big movers and disappointments within the exchange traded fund market.
This week, I looked at the WisdomTree Europe Hedged Equity Fund (NYSEArca: HEDJ). HEDJ provides diversified exposure to European equities while hedging against the volatility and risks associated with a weaker euro currency.
HEDJ has been gaining assets recently as WisdomTree Japan Hedged Equity (NYSEArca: DXJ) rakes in cash. Clearly, WisdomTree (NasdaqGM: WETF) has been finding success with its currency-hedged ETFs. [WisdomTree Plans Small-Cap Yen-Hedged ETF]
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