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British Pound Forex (FX:GBP) Seasonal Chart

British Pound Forex (FX:GBP) Seasonal Chart

The above chart represents the seasonality for British Pound Forex (FX:GBP) for the past 20 years.

  • Date range: January 1, 1990 to December 31, 2009
  • Type: Forex – US (USD per GBP – the amount of USD that may be purchased by 1 GBP)
  • Symbol: FX:GBP

British Pound Forex (GBP) Seasonality

Analysis has revealed that with a buy date of November 15 and a sell date of August 3, investors have benefited from a total return of 40.09% over the last 10 years. This scenario has shown positive results in 7 of those periods.

Conversely, the best return over the maximum number of positive periods reveals a buy date of October 23 and a sell date of October 29, producing a total return over the same 10-year range of 8.33% with positive results in 10 of those periods.

The buy and hold return for the past 10 years was 0.07%.

**Results shown are compounded 

How to Invest

iPath GBP/USD Exchange Rate ETN (Public, NYSE:GBB)Info – The GBP/USD exchange rate is a foreign exchange spot rate that measures the relative values of two currencies, the British pound and the U.S. dollar. When the British pound appreciates relative to the U.S. dollar, the GBP/USD exchange rate (and the value of the Securities) increases; when the British pound depreciates relative to the U.S. dollar, the GBP/USD exchange rate (and the value of the Securities) decreases. The GBP/USD exchange rate is expressed as a rate that reflects the number of U.S. dollars that can be exchanged for one British pound in the interbank market for settlement in two days. Expense Ratio: 0.40%

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