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Insights • Mar 30, 2016
We believe that while hedging currency exposure can be a source of alpha for more tactical investors, for long term strategic investors, ... By Jay Jacobs, CFA
Insights • Mar 9, 2016
For this post, I interviewed Justin Sibears, Managing Director and Portfolio Manager at Newfound Research. Justin shared his thoughts on the topic ... By Jay Jacobs, CFA
Investing involves risk, including the possible loss of principal. In addition to the normal risks associated with investing, international investments may involve risk of capital loss from unfavorable fluctuation in currency values, from differences in generally accepted accounting principles or from economic or political instability in other nations. Emerging markets involve heightened risks related to the same factors as well as increased volatility and lower trading volume. Narrowly focused investments and investments focusing on a single country may be subject to higher volatility. There are additional risks associated with investing in base and precious metals as well as their respective mining industries. Investments in smaller companies typically exhibit higher volatility.
Shares are bought and sold at market price (not NAV) and are not individually redeemed from the funds. Brokerage commissions will reduce returns.
Carefully consider the funds’ investment objectives, risk factors, charges, and expenses before investing. This and additional information can be found in the funds’ summary or full prospectus, which may be obtained by calling 1-888-493-8631 or by visiting globalxetfs.com. Please read the prospectus carefully before investing.
Global X Management Company LLC serves as an advisor to the Global X Funds. The funds are distributed by SEI Investments Distribution Co. (SIDCO, 1 Freedom Valley Drive, Oaks, PA, 19456), which is not affiliated with Global X Management Company LLC or Mirae Asset Global Investments.
Scientific Beta, MSCI, S&P, NASDAQ and FTSE indexes have been licensed by ERI Scientific Beta, MSCI, Standard & Poor’s, NASDAQ OMX and FTSE, respectively, for use by Global X Management Company LLC. Global X Funds are not sponsored, endorsed, issued, sold, or promoted by these entities, nor do these entities make any representations regarding the advisability of investing in the Global X Funds. Neither SIDCO, Global X nor Mirae Asset Global Investments are affiliated with these entities.