In addition to DBJP, with which the iShares Currency Hedged MSCI Japan ETF will direcly compete, Deutsche sponsors the db X-trackers MSCI Germany Hedged Equity Fund (NYSEArca: DBGR) and the db X-trackers MSCI EAFE Hedged Equity Fund (NYSEArca: DBEF).

WisdomTree offers six currency hedged ETFs, including DXJ. That lineup also includes the WisdomTree Germany Hedged Equity Fund (NasdaqGS: DXGE).

New York-based WisdomTree has also filed plans for five sector equivalents of DXJ. [WisdomTree Eyes DXJ Sector Plays]

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