‘ Currency-hedged ’

SSGA introduces euro-hedged share class on S&P 500 ETF

Nov 7th, 2018 | By
SPDR ETFs launches low-cost euro-hedged S&P 500 share class

State Street Global Advisors has introduced a euro-hedged share class for its SPDR S&P 500 ETF on Deutsche Borse and Borsa Italiana. With a total expense ratio of just 0.12%, the SPDR S&P 500 EUR Hdg UCITS ETF becomes the lowest cost euro-hedged S&P 500 ETF in Europe. Antoine Lesne, head of SPDR ETF Research & Strategy EMEA at State Street, suggests that, henceforth, “European investors may be better off hedging their S&P 500 exposure using a EUR hedged index.”

JP Morgan adds currency-hedged share classes to hedge fund strategy ETFs

Sep 13th, 2018 | By
Bryon Lake, Head of Americas ETF Client at JP Morgan Asset Management

JP Morgan Asset Management has introduced GBP and EUR currency-hedged share classes for its long-short and managed futures ETFs. Bryon Lake, International Head of ETFs at JPMAM, said, “Currency hedging can help investors mitigate the impact of foreign exchange movements on their investment returns. Having access to home currencies, via these currency-hedged share classes, should help clients meet both their operational and/or legal requirements.”

BlackRock introduces currency-hedged share class on iShares Nasdaq 100 ETF

Sep 12th, 2018 | By
BlackRock unveils new $ and € high yield corporate bond ETFs

BlackRock has launched the iShares Nasdaq 100 UCITS ETF EUR Hedged (NQSE GY) on Xetra, offering currency-hedged exposure to the well-known Nasdaq 100 Index.

WisdomTree adds currency-hedged share classes to CoCo bond ETF

Aug 28th, 2018 | By
BlackRock introduces GBP-hedging on ESG corporate bond ETFs

WisdomTree has introduced a medley of currency-hedged share classes on the London Stock Exchange, Xetra and Borsa Italiana for its WisdomTree AT1 CoCo Bond UCITS ETF. The new share classes offer a degree of exchange rate risk mitigation between the currency denomination of fund’s underlying holdings and the base currency of the share class – US dollars, pound sterling, or euros.

WisdomTree adds currency hedging to smart beta commodity ETF

Aug 21st, 2018 | By
WisdomTree brings currency hedging to its smart beta broad commodity ETF

WisdomTree has introduced a new currency-hedged share classes for its WisdomTree Enhanced Commodity UCITS ETF. The new share classes help to mitigate currency risk between the US dollar-denominated futures contracts and the euro or pound sterling.

SSGA introduces currency-hedged share classes for convertible bond ETF

Jul 24th, 2018 | By
SSGA introduces currency-hedged share classes on SIX Swiss Exchange and Borsa Italiana for convertible bond ETF

State Street Global Advisors has introduced euro and Swiss franc currency-hedged share classes for its global convertible bond ETF on Borsa Italiana, SIX Swiss Exchange and Deutsche Börse.

Nikko to launch yen-hedged S&P 500 ETF in Japan

Jul 19th, 2018 | By
Nikko launches yen-hedged DJIA ETF in Japan

Nikko Asset Management is set to list a new ETF on Tokyo Stock Exchange that will provide exposure to the S&P 500 Index while hedging currency exposure between the yen and the US dollar.

Invesco cross-lists AT1 bond ETF onto Borsa Italiana

Jul 18th, 2018 | By
Ossiam cross-lists carbon-reduced euro government bond ETF on Borsa Italiana

Invesco has cross-listed the Invesco AT1 Capital Bond UCITS ETF and its euro-hedged share class on Borsa Italiana under the tickers AT1 IM and XAT1 IM respectively.

Invesco lists euro-hedged share class of AT1 CoCo bond ETF on Xetra

Jul 2nd, 2018 | By
Invesco announces changes to ETF line-up

Invesco has listed a euro-hedged share class of its recently launched AT1 CoCo bond ETF on Deutsche Börse’s Xetra and Frankfurt exchanges.

DWS introduces euro-hedged share class for Xtrackers Stoxx Europe 600 ETF

Jun 26th, 2018 | By
Amundi expands Prime suite with ultra-short euro govies ETF

DWS has introduced a new currency-hedged share class for its Stoxx Europe 600 ETF. Listed on Deutsche Börse’s Xetra exchange, the Xtrackers Stoxx Europe 600 EUR Hedged UCITS ETF (XSXE GR) offers euro-hedged exposure to pan-European stocks across 17 generally developed market countries. Currency hedges within the share class minimise the effect of fluctuations between non-euro denominated constituents and the euro.