Currency Hedged ETF Overview

Many investors underestimate the impact that currency fluctuations can have on total returns. But today currency-hedged ETFs are providing investors with ways to reduce the currency risk in their investments. Keep up-to-date on the latest in currency-hedged ETF trends and education and find your ETF with our ETF screener.

With 69 ETFs traded in the U.S. markets, Currency Hedged ETFs gather total assets under management of $39.85B. The average expense ratio is 0.45%. Currency Hedged ETFs can be found in the following asset classes:

  • Equity
  • Fixed Income
  • Commodities
  • Currency

The largest Currency Hedged ETF is the Vanguard Total International Bond ETF BNDX with $19.89B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best performing Currency Hedged ETF was the GLDW at 31.26%. The most-recent ETF launched in the Currency Hedged space was the Global X Russell 2000 Covered Call ETF RYLD in 04/17/19.

TOP ETF PERFORMERS

GLDW SPDR Long Dollar Gold Trust 8.56%
GLDW SPDR Long Dollar Gold Trust 8.56%
BGRN iShares Global Green Bond ETF 3.25%
BGRN iShares Global Green Bond ETF 3.25%
IAGG iShares Core International Aggregate Bond ETF 3.05%

BOTTOM ETF PERFORMERS

RWED Direxion MSCI Emerging Over Developed Markets ETF -11.04%
RWED Direxion MSCI Emerging Over Developed Markets ETF -11.04%
HEWI iShares Currency Hedged MSCI Italy ETF -9.96%
HEWI iShares Currency Hedged MSCI Italy ETF -9.96%
HEWW iShares Currency Hedged MSCI Mexico ETF -8.99%

TOP CREATIONS

BNDX Vanguard Total International Bond ETF 666.36
BNDX Vanguard Total International Bond ETF 666.36
IAGG iShares Core International Aggregate Bond ETF 54.76
IAGG iShares Core International Aggregate Bond ETF 54.76
DBEF Xtrackers MSCI EAFE Hedged Equity ETF 25.51

TOP REDEMPTIONS

HEDJ WisdomTree Europe Hedged Equity Fund -166.31
HEDJ WisdomTree Europe Hedged Equity Fund -166.31
DXJ WisdomTree Japan Hedged Equity Fund -152.58
DXJ WisdomTree Japan Hedged Equity Fund -152.58
HEWJ iShares Currency Hedged MSCI Japan ETF -34.68

AUM WINNERS

HEWU iShares Currency Hedged MSCI United Kingdom ETF 63.87%
HEWU iShares Currency Hedged MSCI United Kingdom ETF 63.87%
RYLD Global X Russell 2000 Covered Call ETF 27.54%
RYLD Global X Russell 2000 Covered Call ETF 27.54%
HAUZ Xtrackers International Real Estate ETF 16.68%

AUM LOSERS

HEWY iShares Currency Hedged MSCI South Korea ETF -38.47%
HEWY iShares Currency Hedged MSCI South Korea ETF -38.47%
EUFX ProShares Short Euro -18.85%
EUFX ProShares Short Euro -18.85%
DBGR Xtrackers MSCI Germany Hedged Equity ETF -17.09%

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