February 27, 2017

WisdomTree Announces Three Additional ETFs have Filed Notification with the Financial Services Agency of Japan (FSA)

Making Available the First U.S. Bond ETF Focused on High Yield to Japanese Retail Investors

NEW YORK, Feb. 27, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- WisdomTree Investments, Inc. (NASDAQ:WETF), an exchange-traded fund ("ETF") and exchange-traded product ("ETP") sponsor and asset manager, today announced that three additional ETFs have recently filed notification with the Financial Services Agency of Japan (FSA).

The three newly notified ETFs offer differentiated foreign fixed income solutions to retail investors in Japan at a time when many Japanese investors are looking to diversify with foreign bonds for additional income and return potential. The newly notified funds include:

  • The WisdomTree Negative Duration High Yield Bond Fund[*] (HYND) a high-yield bond strategy designed to provide investors with a means of investing in a rising U.S. interest rate setting while still generating income from high yield corporate bond exposures.
  • The WisdomTree Barclays Yield Enhanced U.S. Aggregate Bond Fund[†] (AGGY) which offers investors access to core fixed income by looking within the Bloomberg Barclays U.S. Aggregate Index (Agg) universe to enhance income.
  • The WisdomTree Interest Rate Hedged High Yield Bond Fund[‡] (HYZD) which can help investors reduce the interest rate risk of their overall portfolio while supplementing income levels.

Previously Notified Funds

TickerFund Name
DLNWisdomTree LargeCap Dividend Fund
DONWisdomTree MidCap Dividend Fund
DESWisdomTree SmallCap Dividend Fund
DGRWWisdomTree U.S. Quality Dividend Growth Fund
DGRSWisdomTree U.S. SmallCap Quality Dividend Growth Fund
EUDGWisdomTree Europe Quality Dividend Growth Fund
DGSWisdomTree Emerging Markets SmallCap Dividend Fund
DGREWisdomTree Emerging Markets Quality Dividend Growth Fund
DYLSWisdomTree Dynamic Long/Short U.S. Equity Fund
DYBWisdomTree Dynamic Bearish U.S. Equity Fund
DFJWisdomTree Japan SmallCap Dividend Fund
DXJFWisdomTree Japan Hedged Financials Fund
DXJHWisdomTree Japan Hedged Health Care Fund
DXJRWisdomTree Japan Hedged Real Estate Fund
DXJCWisdomTree Japan Hedged Capital Goods Fund
DFEWisdomTree Europe SmallCap Dividend Fund
DEWWisdomTree Global High Dividend Fund
GULFWisdomTree Middle East Dividend Fund
DXJSWisdomTree Japan Hedged SmallCap Equity Fund
EPIWisdomTree India Earnings Fund
DXJWisdomTree Japan Hedged Equity Fund
HEDJWisdomTree Europe Hedged Equity Fund
DEMWisdomTree Emerging Markets High Dividend Fund
DHSWisdomTree High Dividend Fund
ELDWisdomTree Emerging Markets Local Debt Fund

About WisdomTree
WisdomTree Investments, Inc., through its subsidiaries in the U.S., Europe, Japan and Canada (collectively, "WisdomTree"), is an exchange-traded fund ("ETF") and exchange-traded product ("ETP") sponsor and asset manager headquartered in New York. WisdomTree offers products covering equities, fixed income, currencies, commodities and alternative strategies. WisdomTree currently has approximately $43.3 billion in assets under management globally.  

WisdomTree® is the marketing name for WisdomTree Investments, Inc. and its subsidiaries worldwide.

* Formerly WisdomTree BofA Merrill Lynch High Yield Bond Negative Duration Fund
 Formerly WisdomTree Barclays U.S. Aggregate Bond Enhanced Yield Fund
 Formerly WisdomTree BofA Merrill Lynch High Yield Bond Zero Duration Fund 

Contact Information: 

Media Relations
WisdomTree Investments, Inc. 
Jessica Zaloom / Melissa Chiles
+1.917.267.3735 / +1.917.267.3797
jzaloom@wisdomtree.com / mchiles@wisdomtree.com 

Investor Relations
WisdomTree Investments, Inc. 
Jason Weyeneth, CFA
+1.917.267.3858
jweyeneth@wisdomtree.com


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