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Don’t hedge currency risk – embrace it

The Financial Times reported Tuesday that the FTSE index group has created an index of eleven currencies and two commodities for use by investors to hedge against currency and inflation risk. The “Wealth Preservation Unit” includes the world’s seven largest currencies and those of Brazil, Russia, India and China, as well as a 4.5 percent weighting in gold and oil.

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