Currency hedging: Myths exposed

Wednesday, March 20, 2019 | 4:00pm ET / 1:00pm PT

       
Luke Oliver
Head of ETF Capital Markets
DWS
Jason Chen
U.S. Product Strategy
DWS
Sean Edkins
Head of ETF Sales & Strategic Partnerships
DWS
David Armstrong - Moderator
Editor-in-Chief
WealthManagement.com

Anyone investing internationally is effectively making two investments — one in the foreign equity itself and the other in the exchange rate value of that investment. Potentially, international equity gains can be limited — or even become losses — by exchange rate risk.

The good news is that a currency hedging strategy may mitigate this risk. Please join our experts on this WealthManagement.com webinar for an important look at:

  • Misconceptions vs. realities of hedging
  • Current levels for the major currencies
  • Why an uncorrelated currency can still raise volatility
  • Strategic hedging vs. tactical hedging
  • The Xtrackers approach

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