SSGA launches new currency-hedged global shares ETF on Xetra

State Street Global Advisors (SSGA) has launched the SPDR MSCI ACWI USD Hdg UCITS ETF on Xetra.

The new fund allows investors invest in an equity portfolio of medium-sized and large companies from 23 industrialised nations and 26 developing countries. 

In addition, the currency risk in relation to the dollar in shares of industrial companies is minimised.