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Does Currency Hedging Reduce Volatility?

2018-09-13 seekingalpha
One of the main selling points for hedging currency exposure in foreign equities is a reduction in volatility.
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Is WisdomTree Japan SmallCap Dividend Fund (DFJ) a Hot ETF Right Now?

2018-08-30 zacks
A smart beta exchange traded fund, the WisdomTree Japan SmallCap Dividend Fund (DFJ - Free Report) debuted on 06/16/2006, and offers broad exposure to the Asia-Pacific (Developed) ETFs category of the market.
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Global ETFs' AUM Rises to $5.1 Trillion in July: What's Hot?

2018-08-16 zacks - 1
Amid both peaks and troughs, the ETF industry is seeing explosive growth thanks to its unique strategies, creativity, transparency, diversification benefits, enhanced tax competences, low turnover and of course low cost. Additionally, the novel concept that issuers are bringing in to the ETFs is attracting investors. That said, the industry has reached to new high of $5.12 trillion in AUM. As per ETFGI, global ETFs have gathered around $41.
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Is WisdomTree Japan SmallCap Dividend Fund (DFJ) a Hot ETF Right Now?

2018-08-07 zacks
The WisdomTree Japan SmallCap Dividend Fund (DFJ - Free Report) made its debut on 06/16/2006, and is a smart beta exchange traded fund that provides broad exposure to the Asia-Pacific (Developed) ETFs category of the market.
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Japan Monetary Policy Uncertainty Ends

2018-08-01 seekingalpha
On Monday, the Bank of Japan (BOJ) announced in a report "Strengthening the Framework for Continuous Powerful Monetary Easing" that its extraordinary policies will be maintained for an "extended period of time". During the past week, rumors and speculation about possible monetary policy changes at this week's BOJ meeting caused great uncertainty in Japan's fixed-income market. Much of the confusion related to the BOJ's yield curve control (YCC) policy, with commentators suggesting that greater flexibility may be allowed in the 10-year peg at 0.
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New JPMorgan Japan ETF Tops $1B in AUM

2018-07-24 zacks
The JPMorgan BetaBuilders Japan ETF (BBJP - Free Report) , launched on Jun 15, has been surging in popularity with its assets growing more than 10,900% over the past week. This is especially true, as the fund has amassed nearly $1.16 billion in AUM since Jul 13, sending its total AUM to $1.18 billion. With this, BBJP becomes the second-fastest ETF to reach the $1 billion milestone, only behind SPDR Gold Trust (GLD - Free Report) , which touched that level in three days, and ahead of the PIMCO Active Bond ETF (BOND - Free Report) , which did it in less than three months.
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Is WisdomTree Japan SmallCap Dividend Fund (DFJ) a Hot ETF Right Now?

2018-07-13 zacks
Making its debut on 06/16/2006, smart beta exchange traded fund WisdomTree Japan SmallCap Dividend Fund (DFJ - Free Report) provides investors broad exposure to the Asia-Pacific (Developed) ETFs category of the U.S. equity market.
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ETF Asset Report of Q2

2018-07-03 zacks
Geopolitical tensions, oil price movement and President Trump’s protectionist trade announcements hit the headlines in Q2. The President made impactful announcements pertaining to deregulations, trade relations with other countries and sanctions against countries like Iran and Venezuela.
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Top 5 Foreign ETFs of Q2

2018-07-02 zacks
The global market was subdued in the second quarter of 2018 due to trade war fears, a slowdown in activity and political crisis. Only Wall Street emerged a survivor as evident from a 4.42% three-month return by SPDR S&P 500 ETF (SPY - Free Report) .
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Is WisdomTree Japan SmallCap Dividend Fund (DFJ) a Hot ETF Right Now?

2018-06-18 zacks
Designed to provide broad exposure to the Asia-Pacific (Developed) ETFs category of the U.S. equity market, the WisdomTree Japan SmallCap Dividend Fund (DFJ - Free Report) is a smart beta exchange traded fund launched on 06/16/2006.
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Who Wins the 2018 World Cup of ETFs?

2018-06-14 zacks
The 2018 World Cup is starting today in Russia, with the host nation taking on Saudi Arabia. The biggest sporting event on planet will heat up over this month, with the champion being crowned on Jul 15, at the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow. The mega football event would drive economic growth across continents, especially in industrial spaces such as media, advertising, restaurants, hotels and airlines.
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ETFs to Watch Ahead of U.S.-North Korea Summit

2018-06-11 zacks
The United States and North Korea are gearing for the historic summit to be held in Singapore on Jun 12. U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un will discuss denuclearization.
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Japan As A Safe Haven

2018-06-06 seekingalpha
If the Japanese stock market is getting ready to move higher, EWJ could be the perfect play.
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Top and Flop ETFs as Trump Calls Off North Korea Summit

2018-05-27 zacks
After heightened political rhetoric, U.S. president Trump pulled out of the scheduled June meeting with North Korea’s Kim Jong Un. Strained relations between the United States and North Korea have been dominating the headlines for long. Late Tuesday, Trump commented that a planned historic meeting between the United States and North Korea may not take place if Pyongyang fails to comply with certain conditions (read: Quality ETFs in Focus on Dovish Fed).
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U.S. Auto Tariff Risk Put These ETFs and Stocks in Focus

2018-05-25 zacks
Adding fuel to the ongoing trade tensions, the Trump administration has initiated a national security investigation into auto imports that may result in fresh tariffs. And U.S. President Donald Trump’s urging that any deal would need “a different structure” has stirred global trade worries all over again.
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