Risk: Foreign Currency Effects on Foreign Investments Return

Below is my StashAway investment return on Friday, 23rd July 2021 denominated in US Dollars (USD). Total Investments (USD): $218.20Total Returns (USD)        :    -$2.61Current Value (USD)       : $215.59 As shown above, I’m currently making a loss of -$2.61 🙁 but what about my returns denominated in Malaysian Ringgit (MYR)? Total Investments (MYR): RM901.00Total […]

Choosing Either Monthly Or Lump-Sum Investment

In my previous post, I shared how lump-sum and monthly recurring investments can produce different returns. In this post, I will explore further but this time I will flip the chart (as shown below) to simulate a market downtrend scenario. Negative Investment Returns As expected, the returns will be in negative territory. But do notice […]