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WisdomTree Rolls Out Dividend-Growth ETF

Barclays launches 2 ETNs, more details on WisdomTree's proposed risk-weighted ETF index partner, Arrow files for 3 actively managed ETFs, ProShares drafts an actively managed CDS ETF, Krane proposes 2 China A-shares funds, and IndexIQ files for 4 additional actively managed ETFs.

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On May 22, WisdomTree launched its first passively managed exchange-traded fund that offers exposure to companies with the strong potential for dividend growth.

WisdomTree U.S. Dividend Growth Fund (DGRW) tracks a fundamentally weighted, WisdomTree-managed index of 300 companies that are found in the broader WisdomTree Dividend Index with the best combined rank of growth and quality factors, such as return on equity, return on assets, and long-term earnings growth expectations. WisdomTree deems these factors to be associated with a heavier-than-normal potential for future dividend growth. 

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