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10/24 6:05pm ET

CurrencyShares® British Pound Sterling Trust (FXB)

Data as of Oct 24
 +0.64 / +0.41%
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.

No recent news for CurrencyShares® British Pound Sterling Trust.


1 month-1.65% 3 years-0.06%
3 months-5.33% 5 years-0.62%
1 year-0.87% Since inception-0.56%
Data through 10/25/2014

Quote Details

Previous close$157.49
Open day’s range157.79 – 158.14
Net asset value (NAV)158.06 (10/24/2014)
Daily volume43,675
Average volume (3 months)48,929
Data as of 3:59pm ET, 10/24/2014

Peer Comparisonvs. Single currency ETFs

Performance 5-yr return-0.62%-0.58%
Expense Gross exp ratio0.40%0.43%
Risk 5 year sharpe ratio0.030.04
Net assets$87.7M$75.9M
Average market cap----
Average P/E----
Dividend / Share--0.23%


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