In late January, Deutsche Bank rolled out three additions to its roster of currency-hedged ETFs. As of the end of the month, the ETF provider had a family of 11 currency-hedged ETFs, providing exposure to various countries and regions.
The new funds and their expense ratios are:
- db X-trackers MSCI South Korea Hedged Equity Fund (DBKO), 0.58 percent
- db X-trackers MSCI Mexico Hedged Equity Fund (DBMX), 0.50 percent
- db X-trackers MSCI All World ex US Hedged Equity Fund (DBAW), 0.40 percent
Currency hedging offers investors some protection against the fluctuations of a foreign currency against the U.S. dollar.