WisdomTree Launches Asia Local Debt ETF

March 17, 2011 (PLANSPONSOR.com) - WisdomTree has launched the WisdomTree Asia Local Debt Fund (ALD).

ALD is designed to provide exposure to Asian debt denominated in local currencies, excluding Japan, and has an expense ratio of 0.55%. The fund currently has $145 million in assets. It is an actively managed ETF.   

“We are excited to launch the Industry’s first Asia Local Debt ETF and believe the capital surpluses and strong growth and yield potential of the Asian economies make for an attractive fixed income offering,” said Bruce Lavine, WisdomTree President & COO, in a press release.  

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