Currency as an Asset Class and Forward Rate Bias: Perspectives from Asia and Europe

In this interview, Neil Record discusses currency as an asset class, especially from the viewpoint of investors in Asia. Topics covered include an explanation of forward rate bias and how related indices are created and the effect the Chinese RMB peg has on forward rate bias.

Please e-mail us your webcast comments and suggestions.


Photo of Neil Record

Neil Record is chairman, CEO, and founder of Record Currency Management. Previously, he held positions with Mars Inc. and the Bank of England.  He is the author of Currency Overlay, which in 2003 was the first book on this specialized topic, and numerous articles on currency and other risk management topics. Mr. Record holds an MA from Oxford University and an MSc from University College, London.

This information is accurate as of the date of recording.



  • Performance Measurement and Evaluation
  • Portfolio Management
  • Risk Management
  • Private Wealth Management
  • Economics

Price (USD)

Members: FREE
CFA Program Candidates: FREE
Standard Rate: FREE
University: FREE


Length : 14min
Posted : 9/14/2010
Recorded On : 3/25/2010
CE Credits : .5 CE
Formats :
  • Audio Webcast