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09/17 11:35am ET

CurrencyShares® British Pound Sterling Trust (FXB)

Data as of 11:20am ET
 +0.45 / +0.28%
Today’s Change
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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-2.83% 3 years+0.56%
3 months-4.60% 5 years-0.65%
1 year+1.42% Since inception-0.46%
Data through 09/17/2014

Quote Details

Previous close$160.03
Open day’s range160.47 – 160.82
Net asset value (NAV)159.45 (09/16/2014)
Daily volume32,266
Average volume (3 months)33,342
Data as of 11:20am ET, 09/17/2014

Peer Comparisonvs. Single currency ETFs

Performance 5-yr return-0.65%+1.31%
Expense Gross exp ratio0.40%0.43%
Risk 5 year sharpe ratio0.040.13
Net assets$73.5M$75.9M
Average market cap----
Average P/E----
Dividend / Share--0.23%


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