currency fluctuation

How do currency fluctuations affect your investment portfolio?

One of the advantages of our modern day is the ability to invest around the world, thereby enjoying exposure to companies and regions that were previously not available to us. It is important, however, to understand that once you invest outside the borders of Canada you take on an additional risk — being currency risk. If you are investing in the US, Europe or Asia, the mangers you hire have to keep an eye on the currencies of these […]