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11/21 2:02pm ET

CurrencyShares® British Pound Sterling Trust (FXB)

Data as of 1:40pm ET
 -0.48 / -0.31%
Today’s Change
Today|||52-Week Range

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.


1 month-1.74% 3 years-0.86%
3 months-6.31% 5 years-1.56%
1 year-3.10% Since inception-0.88%
Data through 11/15/2014

Quote Details

Previous close$154.24
Open day’s range153.76 – 154.09
Net asset value (NAV)153.75 (11/14/2014)
Daily volume16,478
Average volume (3 months)44,932
Data as of 1:40pm ET, 11/21/2014

Peer Comparisonvs. Single currency ETFs

Performance 5-yr return-1.56%-0.58%
Expense Gross exp ratio0.40%0.43%
Risk 5 year sharpe ratio-0.080.01
Net assets$62.9M$77.9M
Average market cap----
Average P/E----
Dividend / Share--0.23%


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