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Old 01-23-2006, 06:01 PM   #1
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FXE/NYSE allows you to buy a index that will track the Euro versus the $US.

It is an easy way to get foreign currency exposure, especially if you believe the US $ will continue to weaken.

No more than 5 to 10% of Investable Assets.
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Re: Euro Exposure
Old 01-23-2006, 06:43 PM   #2
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Re: Euro Exposure

I don't think I'd buy it as an investment but it might be a good way for me to hedge my travel expenses (i.e. spend USD when the dollar is strong or sell down FXE when the dollar is weak).

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Old 01-24-2006, 06:38 AM   #3
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Re: Euro Exposure

What's in this trust? Euros in a deposit account somewhere, or derivatives (knowing Rydex)? Looks more like a vehicle for speculation than investing.
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