CURRENCY RISK News & Analysis
The Aussie dollar is tipped to keep depreciating. Is this an opportunity for investors?
Mark LaMonica, CFA | 20 October 2023
Currency movements can erode or boost returns. Here’s what to consider.
Lewis Jackson | 18 June 2021
The Australian dollar is tipped to flirt with five-year highs this year, writes Nicki Bourlioufas.
Nicki Bourlioufas | 11 January 2021
These fears are not new—and right now, there is no alternative, writes Yan Barcelo.
Yan Barcelo | 23 September 2020
The success of a hedging strategy depends on getting the direction of a currency right.
Nicki Bourlioufas | 21 September 2020
Hedging may help further protect against a fluctuating dollar if you're buying currency to help ride out market volatility.
Nicki Bourlioufas | 01 April 2020
A fall in the Australian dollar magnifies returns when international assets are converted into local currency. Conversely, a rise in the Aussie would...
Nicki Bourlioufas | 18 February 2020
Any decline towards US62c could further enhance the gains on offshore assets, which experts claim offer greater diversity than the limited choice of...
Nicki Bourlioufas | 02 December 2019
Now could be the time for investors to consider whether hedging offshore investments is the best approach, with expectations the Australian dollar...
Nicki Bourlioufas | 22 July 2019
Investors are prone to sticking to equities in their own country but many of the historical arguments for home bias no longer hold water, argues...
Ben Johnson, CFA | 14 June 2019