WisdomTree Insights

The WisdomTree Japan Hedged Equity Index (WTIDJH) seeks to provide exposure to Japanese equity markets while mitigating exposure to fluctuations of the yen versus the U.S. dollar. Hyun Kang outlines the changes made to the Index in its recent rebalance. 
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Japanese markets have piqued interest this year due to yen weakness and the Bank of Japan’s commitment to accommodative monetary policy. Brian Manby discusses Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida's thoughts and shares how our Japan Hedged Equity Fund (DXJ) is well positioned in the current market environment.
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When the European Central Bank hiked rates in July, the Bank of Japan became one of only two central banks in the world with a negative deposit rate. Bradley Krom takes a closer look at the drivers of return in Japanese markets.
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Can a weakening yen continue to bolster Japanese equity markets? Brian Manby outlines why the answer may be yes, if historical relationships remain intact.  

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After a bold move from ¥103 per dollar to ¥138 in less than two years, the Japanese yen suddenly finds itself at a weakness level not seen since 1998. Jeff Weniger discusses the currency’s moves and what it means for investors.

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The Japanese equity and currency markets have become interesting again. Jeremy Schwartz discusses the latest movements in the markets and how investors can gain exposure to Japanese dividend-paying companies.
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