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Fed Hikes: Hedge Your Rate Bets for 2017
How to Invest in a Rising Rates Environment
Yes, the BOJ Is Also Working to Push the Yen Down (Not Just the Fed)
The Right Time for Dynamic FX Hedging
In early January 2016, WisdomTree launched a set of Funds that we consider to be the future of international equity portfolio management: a family of ETFs that incorporate a dynamic element to the management of currency risk.
Utilities vs. Financials: A Rising Rates Story
One of biggest drivers of performance in 2016 has been declining interest rates and all the ramifications across markets and sectors geared both positively and negatively to falling interest rates. Sectors that typically benefit from falling rates tend to be more defensive, higher-dividend-yield sectors often referred to as “bond-like” sectors because of their sensitivity to interest rates. Utilities fit this bill well and have been one of the strongest performers in early 2016. That is, until July 8.