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 $47.92B. The average expense ratio is 0.45%. Currency Hedged ETFs can be found in the following asset classes:

  • Equity
  • Commodities
  • Fixed Income
  • Currency

The largest Currency Hedged ETF is the Vanguard Total International Bond ETF BNDX with $25.05B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best performing Currency Hedged ETF was the RWGV at 41.08%. The most-recent ETF launched in the Currency Hedged space was the Global X Thematic Growth ETF GXTG in 10/25/19.

Top ETF Performers

CLIX ProShares Long Online/Short Stores ETF 9.03%
RWGV Direxion Russell 1000 Growth Over Value ETF 8.66%
GXTG Global X Thematic Growth ETF 6.80%
RWCD Direxion MSCI Cyclicals Over Defensives ETF 6.23%
SBUG iPath Silver ETN 5.87%

Bottom ETF Performers

DXJS WisdomTree Japan Hedged SmallCap Equity Fund -2.35%
GRN iPath Series B Carbon ETN -2.25%
DXJ WisdomTree Japan Hedged Equity Fund -0.76%
DXGE WisdomTree Germany Hedged Equity Fund -0.52%
HFXJ IQ 50 Percent Hedged FTSE Japan ETF -0.52%

Top Creations

BNDX Vanguard Total International Bond ETF 748.55
IAGG iShares Core International Aggregate Bond ETF 101.33
DBEF Xtrackers MSCI EAFE Hedged Equity ETF 53.30
IHDG WisdomTree International Hedged Quality Dividend Growth Fund 44.59
HFXI IQ 50 Percent Hedged FTSE International ETF 36.36

Top Redemptions

DBEU Xtrackers MSCI Europe Hedged Equity ETF -48.41
DXJ WisdomTree Japan Hedged Equity Fund -27.67
DDWM WisdomTree Dynamic Currency Hedged International Equity Fund -10.65
DBJP Xtrackers MSCI Japan Hedged Equity ETF -8.66
RWCD Direxion MSCI Cyclicals Over Defensives ETF -4.92

AUM Winners

DJCB ETRACS Bloomberg Commodity Index Total Return ETN Series B 156.49%
HAUD iShares Currency Hedged MSCI Australia ETF 104.52%
BGRN iShares Global Green Bond ETF 41.82%
RYLD Global X Russell 2000 Covered Call ETF 26.25%
HEWL iShares Currency Hedged MSCI Switzerland ETF 23.16%

AUM Losers

RWGV Direxion Russell 1000 Growth Over Value ETF -48.89%
RWDE Direxion MSCI Developed Over Emerging Markets ETF -20.94%
RWVG Direxion Russell 1000 Value Over Growth ETF -19.37%
RWLS Direxion Russell Large Over Small Cap ETF -16.37%
RWSL Direxion Russell Small Over Large Cap ETF -14.01%

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