Investor Insights - MSCI Minimum Volatility Hedged Indexes
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Tracking broad market returns with lower risk while seeking to remove the direct impact of currency.
MSCI originally introduced the industry’s first minimum volatility index, starting the practice of factor indexing.
Since then, the continued growth of global investing has pushed the importance of managing currency
exposures to the front of investors’ minds. MSCI’s Minimum Volatility 100% Hedged to USD indexes reflect the
coming together of these two important investment trends.