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12/05 4:38pm ET

CurrencyShares® British Pound Sterling Trust (FXB)

124.21
Delayed Data
As of Dec 05
 -0.02 / -0.02%
Today’s Change
118.01
Today|||52-Week Range
149.23
-13.93%
Year-to-Date
FXB Regular Dividend: FXB began trading ex-dividend on 12/01/16. A $0.00 dividend will be paid to shareholders of record as of 12/05/16.

Investment Objective

The investment seeks to track the price of the British Pound Sterling, net of trust expenses. The fund seeks to reflect the price of the British Pound Sterling. The sponsor believes that, for many investors, the shares represent a cost-effective investment relative to traditional means of investing in the foreign exchange market.

British Pound Will Recoup All Post-Brexit Losses
Dec 01 / TheStreet.com - Paid Partner Content
UK Economy Continues to Grow Despite Brexit: ETFs in Focus
Nov 30 / Zacks.com - Paid Partner Content

Performance

1 month+2.75% 3 years-8.51%
3 months-4.99% 5 years-4.44%
1 year-15.59% Since inception-2.76%
Data through 12/03/2016

Quote Details

Previous close$124.23
Open day’s range123.96 – 124.39
Net asset value (NAV)123.55 (12/02/2016)
Daily volume46,486
Average volume (3 months)121,710
Data as of 3:59pm ET, 12/05/2016

Peer Comparisonvs. Single currency ETFs

 FXBCategory
Performance 5-yr return-4.44%-1.46%
Expense Gross exp ratio0.40%0.43%
Risk 5 year sharpe ratio-0.66--
Net assets$315.9M$80.3M
Average market cap----
Average P/E----
Dividend / Share--0.22%

Competitors

JYN iPath® JPY/USD Exchange Rate ETN
FXY CurrencyShares® Japanese Yen Trust
FXC CurrencyShares® Canadian Dollar Trust

Holdings

Top 5 Sectors
Portfolio weighting
Business service --
Consumer goods --
Consumer service --
Energy --
Financial service --
Top 10 Holdings
Portfolio weighting
Holdings not available.