Currency Hedging: If you knew what we know – DWS – 6.21.18

Summary:

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Too many advisors dismiss hedging due to misconceptions or misinformation, but here are the facts:

  • It’s true – hedging can help shield against the eroding effects of currency fluctuations
  • It’s not that complicated
  • It’s not nearly as expensive as you might think

Join our experts for a look at:

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

And candid answers to your questions.

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Speakers:

Arne Noack
Exchange Traded Product Development for the U.S.
DWS

– Joined the Company in 2007. Prior to his current role, Arne was the Head of Exchange Traded Product Development for EMEA based in London.

– Previously, he was a member of the ETF structuring team of db X-trackers. Before that, he provided non-listed structured funds solutions for both institutional and private client distribution throughout Europe.

– BSc in Economics from Westfaelische Wilhelms-Universitaet Muenster.

Luke Oliver
Head of U.S. ETF Capital Markets
DWS

– One of the founding members of the U.S. exchange-traded products business, joining in 2009.

– Luke has been a prominent member of the team that manages 35 exchange-traded products and $13bn in assets under DBX Advisors, a Registered Investment Advisor. Mr. Oliver’s responsibilities have included portfolio management, product development and is now focused on running capital market liquidity for the growing U.S. business.

– Prior to joining the DBX business in 2009, Mr. Oliver worked in Deutsche Bank’s award winning Foreign Exchange business in both London and New York.

Host: George Rector
ETF Consultant
DWS

Overview:

Title: Currency Hedging: If you knew what we know
Date: Thursday, June 21, 2018
Time: 2:00 PM Eastern Daylight Time
Duration: 1 hour

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