BT Money Hacks Podcast: Currencies emerging as investors’ weapon of choice against inflation

Can currencies help investors hedge against inflation? PHOTO: BT GRAPHIC

Currencies seem to be emerging as the everyday investor’s weapon of choice in the battle to gain an edge, given current market conditions and macro economic considerations. 

Although foreign exchange trading carries a high level of risk that may not be suitable for all investors, currencies appear to be investors’ avenue to hedge against inflation in current markets. But what are the pitfalls and risks?

For more insights, correspondent Howie Lim speaks to Ashli Koe and Raphael Ng, fund managers, Salzworth Asset Management.

Highlights (click/tap):

02:15 Misconceptions about FX trading

04:13 Tips for newbie forex traders

09:30 Past performance doesn’t guarantee future returns

11:29 Tips for experienced forex traders

Produced by: Howie Lim ( and Claressa Monteiro

Edited by: Howie Lim

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