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 75 ETFs traded in the U.S. markets, Currency Hedged ETFs gather total assets under management of $37.44B. 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 $15.33B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best performing Currency Hedged ETF was the EUFX at 11.78%. The most-recent ETF launched in the Currency Hedged space was the Direxion MSCI Cyclicals Over Defensives ETF RWCD in 01/16/19.

TOP ETF PERFORMERS

HEWY iShares Currency Hedged MSCI South Korea ETF 8.33%
DBKO Xtrackers MSCI South Korea Hedged Equity ETF 7.92%
HEWC iShares Currency Hedged MSCI Canada ETF 7.22%
ASHX Xtrackers MSCI China A Inclusion Equity ETF 6.76%
DBAP Xtrackers MSCI Asia Pacific ex Japan Hedged Equity ETF 6.43%

BOTTOM ETF PERFORMERS

DXJF WisdomTree Japan Hedged Financials Fund -2.10%
HEWW iShares Currency Hedged MSCI Mexico ETF -0.84%
DDJP WisdomTree Dynamic Currency Hedged Japan Equity Fund -0.40%
RWED Direxion MSCI Emerging Over Developed Markets ETF --
RWDE Direxion MSCI Developed Over Emerging Markets ETF --

TOP CREATIONS

BNDX Vanguard Total International Bond ETF 410.38
IAGG iShares Core International Aggregate Bond ETF 151.48
HEWC iShares Currency Hedged MSCI Canada ETF 7.97
HEWY iShares Currency Hedged MSCI South Korea ETF 7.22
DDWM WisdomTree Dynamic Currency Hedged International Equity Fund 6.76

TOP REDEMPTIONS

DXJ WisdomTree Japan Hedged Equity Fund -393.48
HEDJ WisdomTree Europe Hedged Equity Fund -287.29
DBEF Xtrackers MSCI EAFE Hedged Equity ETF -192.19
HEZU iShares Currency Hedged MSCI Eurozone ETF -183.29
HEWJ iShares Currency Hedged MSCI Japan ETF -106.90

AUM WINNERS

DHDG WisdomTree Dynamic Currency Hedged International Quality Dividend Growth Fund 30.27%
RWGV Direxion Russell 1000 Growth Over Value ETF 24.19%
RWVG Direxion Russell 1000 Value Over Growth ETF 21.11%
BNDX Vanguard Total International Bond ETF 17.71%
RWUI Direxion FTSE Russell US Over International ETF 14.17%

AUM LOSERS

HFXJ IQ 50 Percent Hedged FTSE Japan ETF -71.15%
HEWW iShares Currency Hedged MSCI Mexico ETF -49.65%
FLEH Franklin FTSE Europe Hedged ETF -40.58%
USDU WisdomTree Bloomberg U.S. Dollar Bullish Fund -36.35%
DBKO Xtrackers MSCI South Korea Hedged Equity ETF -31.24%

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