Daily Archives: November 5, 2016


Should you worry about currencies when investing internationally?

It seems that many currencies have been extremely volatile this year, case in point the pound. Within the space of the past 12 month, it has traded in the range of 0.65 – 0.82 to the US dollar. This is a massive 26% trading range! Whilst a wide trading rage might be normal for currencies of developing economies, it is very rare for the best currencies. And the GBP is not alone. Safe haven currencies like the the Japanese Yen and Swiss Franc have all traded in a wide range against the dollar. Yes you may say that the dollar has been volatile as opposed to the rest but as […]