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Indian Rupee plunges; Signs of a currency in crisis

Indian Rupee: Oh so not sexy In this posting “Why should individuals invest in foreign currency?“, one of the reasons for an individual to hold foreign currencies is to protect and diversify. This is because a currency can lose value very quickly during a crisis

Why should individuals invest in foreign currency?

What is an investment in a foreign currency? Can individuals do it? A foreign currency investment usually looks at long term plans or expectation of a long term outcome. Unlike trading in currency or more commonly known as forex trading which is very short term