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Special Report: Currency - Behind the strong dollar

November 2016 (Magazine)By David Turner

Several factors have combined to boost the dollar’s performance, finds David Turner

EM rally greeted with caution

November 2016 (Magazine)By Ayse Ferliel Barounos

Emerging market currencies have been boosted recently by strong inflows from investors seeking higher returns. But Ayşe Ferliel Barounos finds not everyone expects the rebound to last 

Yen and renminbi: The big yen and yuan story

November 2016 (Magazine)By Christopher O’Dea

Policies being pursued by Japan and China for different reasons are behind the rising yen and the falling renminbi that are having significant effects on financial markets

Special Report: Currency - A dangerously underrated risk

November 2015 (Magazine)

Anthony Harrington finds that investors can easily overlook the foreign exchange risk that comes with investing outside of their own currency area

Debate: Is a world currency war ahead?

November 2015 (Magazine)

Yes, says Michael Howell, managing director of CrossBorder Capital As the world gets bigger it seems to become ever more volatile. So its financial markets ride an endemic eight or nine rollercoaster with dizzying, white-knuckle peaks occurring in 1972, 1981, 1989, 1998, 2007-08 and now maybe in 2015 too. 

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Monetary policy and currency wars index

DC schemes urged to consider currency hedging

Thu, 11 May 2017By

Sterling’s fall means trustees should now weigh strategic currency hedge, says Aon

Monetary policy and currency wars index

IFRS rejects call for guidance on foreign-currency discounting

Thu, 30 Mar 2017By

Committee recommends use of judgement when discounting using thinly-covered bond markets

Reykjavik, Iceland

Iceland’s pension funds free to invest abroad as restrictions lifted

Tue, 14 Mar 2017By

Funds indicate they will pace themselves in building up international assets

Monetary policy and currency wars index

Time to review currency hedges given volatility, say consultants

Wed, 25 Jan 2017By

Big movements in major currencies could be a chance to look again at hedges – but don’t try to time the market

Currency exchange board

Complementa: Swiss schemes increasing alternatives, FX hedging

Tue, 24 May 2016By

Consultancy’s risk study shows success of more ‘expensive’ strategies

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