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2014-04-17

WisdomTree Investments, Inc.: WisdomTree Completes Investment to Create WisdomTree Europe

WisdomTree Takes Majority Stake in U.K. ETP Group Boost; WisdomTree and Boost Product Ranges to Serve European InvestorsNEW YORK and LONDON, April 17, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- WisdomTree
Investments, Inc. (Nasdaq:WETF), an exchange-traded fund ("ETF") sponsor and
asset manager, announced today that it has completed the acquisition of Boost
ETP, a UK-based exchange-traded product ("ETP") provider, in a move that
expands WisdomTree's footprint to Europe. WisdomTree will commence the
previously announced build-out of a local European platform to offer a select
range of UCITS ETFs under the WisdomTree brand and continue to manage and
grow the Boost lineup of short and leveraged fully collateralized ETPs under
the Boost brand.

"We are excited to deepen and expand our offerings as the world's eighth
largest ETF sponsor and look forward to serving the European market," said
WisdomTree CEO and President Jonathan Steinberg.

Hector McNeil and Nik Bienkowski, founders of Boost and veterans of Europe's
ETF industry, will serve as Co-CEOs of WisdomTree Europe. Messrs. McNeil and
Bienkowski added, "We look forward to continuing to grow the Boost ETP family
under WisdomTree and we are pleased to lead the platform for WisdomTree's
European ETF plans."

About WisdomTree

WisdomTree Investments, Inc. is a New York-based exchange-traded fund ("ETF")
sponsor and asset manager. WisdomTree currently offers 67 ETFs across
Equities, Fixed Income, Currency Income and Alternatives asset classes.
WisdomTree also licenses its indexes to third parties for proprietary
products and promotes the use of WisdomTree ETFs in 401(k) plans. WisdomTree
currently has approximately $33.1 billion in ETF assets under management.

WisdomTree(R) is the marketing name for WisdomTree Investments, Inc. and its
wholly owned subsidiary WisdomTree Asset Management, Inc. WisdomTree Asset
Management, Inc. is a registered investment advisor and is the investment
advisor to the WisdomTree Trust and the WisdomTree ETFs. The WisdomTree Trust
is a registered open-end investment company. Each WisdomTree ETF is a series
of the WisdomTree Trust.

CONTACT: WisdomTree Investments, Inc.
Stuart Bell / Jessica Zaloom
+1.917.267.3702 / +1.917.267.3735
sbell@wisdomtree.com / jzaloom@wisdomtree.com

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The issuer of this announcement warrants that they are solely responsible for the content, accuracy and originality of the information contained therein.
Source: WisdomTree Investments, Inc. via Globenewswire

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