Volatility Hedged Equity ETFs invest in equities as well as volatility derivatives. By investing partially in volatility, these ETFs offer a downside hedge for their equity exposure, but it should be noted that this hedge hinders performance in a bull market for equities.
Quick Category Facts
- Count: 24 ETFs are placed in the Volatility Hedged Equity ETFdb Category.
- Expense Ratio: Range from 0.12% to 0.70%
- Average Expense Ratio: 0.31%
- Issuers with ETFs in this Category include:
Fidelity, First Trust, Franklin Templeton Investments, Global X, Hartford Funds, Invesco PowerShares, Legg Mason, OppenheimerFunds, State Street SPDR
As of 04/20/2018