CurrencyShares® British Pound Ster ETF (FXB)

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135.48 +0.07  +0.05% NYSE Arca Mar 16, 20:00 Delayed 2m USD
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FXB Performance

  Total Return (Price) Total Return (NAV) Cat. Total Return (NAV) % Rank in Cat. (NAV)
1M -0.51% -0.89% -- --
3M 4.58% 4.44% -- --
6M 2.51% 2.22% -- --
YTD 3.26% 2.83% -- --
1Y 12.47% 12.11% -- --
3Y -2.37% -2.37% -- --
5Y -1.91% -1.99% -- --
10Y -3.64% -3.70% -- --
As of March 16, 2018. Returns for periods of 1 year and above are annualized.

FXB Asset Allocation

Type % Net % Long % Short
Cash 100.0% 100.0% 0.00%
Stock 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
Bond 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
Convertible 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
Preferred 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
Other 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
As of Feb. 28, 2018
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FXB Top 0 Holdings

Symbol Name % Weight Price % Chg
Holdings Data Unavailable

FXB Basic Info

Broad Asset Class Alternative
Broad Category Alternative
Category Name Single Currency
Prospectus Objective Worldwide Bond
Fund Owner Firm Name Guggenheim Investments
Benchmark Index
WM/Reuters GBP Closing Spot Rate TR USD

FXB Manager Info

Name Tenure
Management Team 11.54 yrs

FXB Net Fund Flows

1M 6.743M
3M -33.02M
6M -52.18M
YTD -20.00M
1Y -121.53M
3Y 147.53M
5Y 133.07M
10Y 103.63M
As of Feb. 28, 2018

FXB Risk Info

Beta (5Y) 0.455
Max Drawdown (All) 41.21%
Historical Sharpe (10Y) -0.3214
Historical Sortino (All) -0.1976
30-Day Rolling Volatility 7.87%
Daily Value at Risk (VaR) 1% (All) 1.66%
Monthly Value at Risk (VaR) 1% (All) 9.42%

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FXB Attributes

Key Dates
Inception Date 6/21/2006
Termination Date
Last Annual Report Date 10/31/2017
Last Prospectus Date 2/8/2013
Exchange Traded Share Yes
Exchange Traded Note No
Enhanced Index Fund No
Index Fund Yes
Inverse Fund No
Leveraged Fund No
Fund of Funds No
Currency Hedged Fund No
Synthetic Replication Fund No
Has Dividend Investment Plan No
General Availability
Available for Insurance Product No
Available for Retirement Plan No
Available for RRSP No

FXB Excel Add-In Codes

  • Name: =YCI("FXB","name")
  • Broad Asset Class: =YCI("FXB", "broad_asset_class")
  • Broad Category: =YCI("FXB", "broad_category_group")
  • Prospectus Objective: =YCI("FXB", "prospectus_objective")

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