2. The db X-trackers MSCI Japan Hedged Equity ETF (DBJP | B-53) is up 44.3 percent year-to-date
DBJP is a direct competitor to WisdomTree’s DXJ, and like DXJ, has also been riding the rising tide of Japanese equities.
The fund tracks a currency-hedged version of the popular MSCI Japan Index, the same index underlying the hugely popular iShares MSCI Japan ETF (EWJ |B-96), which has more than $13.5 billion in total assets.
DBJP now has over $251 million tied to its currency-hedged portfolio.