iShares Currency Hedged MSCI Japan ETF company info

What does iShares Currency Hedged MSCI Japan ETF do?
iShares Currency Hedged MSCI Japan ETF (NYSEARCA:HEWJ) focuses on providing exposure to Japanese equities while mitigating the risks associated with fluctuations in the Japanese yen relative to the US dollar. This unique investment strategy aims at delivering returns that correspond to the performance of the MSCI Japan 100% Hedged to USD Index. The fund's operations involve investing in a broad range of sectors encompassing Japan's diversified market, with a significant emphasis on hedging currency exposure to protect against the volatility of currency exchange rates. Through this approach, iShares Currency Hedged MSCI Japan ETF strives to offer investors a comprehensive access to Japanese stocks, minimizing the impact of currency movements on their investments. The primary objective is to cater to investors seeking to tap into the potential of Japan's economy while seeking to reduce the potential risks posed by currency fluctuations.
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Company Snapshot

Is iShares Currency Hedged MSCI Japan ETF a public or private company?

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Ownership
Public

What sector is iShares Currency Hedged MSCI Japan ETF in?

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Sector
ETF

Where is the head office for iShares Currency Hedged MSCI Japan ETF?

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Head Office
San Francisco, United States

What year was iShares Currency Hedged MSCI Japan ETF founded?

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Year Founded
2014
What does iShares Currency Hedged MSCI Japan ETF specialise in?
/Currency Hedging /Investment Management /Japan Exposure /Equity ETF /Risk Management /Asset Allocation

What are the products and/or services of iShares Currency Hedged MSCI Japan ETF?

Overview of iShares Currency Hedged MSCI Japan ETF offerings
Provides exposure to Japanese equities while mitigating currency fluctuations between the US dollar and the Japanese yen.
Seeks to track the investment results of an index composed of large- and mid-capitalization Japanese equities.
Offers potential diversification benefits to a portfolio by including international stocks hedged against currency risks.
Employs derivatives and other strategies to hedge currency exposure, aiming to protect against currency losses.
Accessible through a low-cost, liquid, and exchange-traded structure, making it suitable for various types of investors.
Periodically rebalances to maintain alignment with the target index and optimal currency hedge ratio.