Devaluation jitters around the world have ETF investors scrambling to hedge their foreign-exchange bets, and BlackRock, WisdomTree and Deutsche Bank are obliging them.
Currency-hedged ETFs allow you to invest in foreign markets while neutralizing the impact of changes in currency values. This can be a smart move given the greenback's recent upward trajectory.
Jesse Clinton, a financial advisor at Snowden Lane, says that it's the perfect time to profit from a covered call strategy.
The VIX, or the so-called fear index, spiked above 40 in August, yet it has since fallen to 23 as the market’s turbulence has subsided.