Factors in FX: A Positive Asset Class in 2018

Presented by

Gregg Guerin, Senior Product Specialist & Anthony Beevers, Portfolio Manager

About this talk

Many investment professionals are aware of factors and their presence and effect on the equity markets. However, factors are not bound by asset class and some of the same factors that exist in equity markets are also present in other asset classes, such as the FX markets. 2018 was a year where almost every asset class had negative returns, however currencies chosen using certain factors actually produced positive returns. Portfolio Manager Anthony Beevers will provide a detailed Market review of how certain factors affected the FX markets in 2018, and how that translated into a positive total return.
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