NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- On April 1, ETF investors will gain access to a new investment strategy for Japan when the WisdomTree Japan Total Dividend Fund (DXJ) begins hedging its yen exposure. This will allow foreign investors to invest in Japan as if they were domestic investors unconcerned about currency exchange rates.At a time when the Securities and Exchange Commission is increasing its scrutiny of ETFs that use of derivatives out of concern that they amplify risk, the revamped WisdomTree offering reminds investors that derivatives can also be used to reduce risk.
Japan ETF Will Hedge Currency Risk
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