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Do investors need to worry about currency wars?

Since 1994, China has pegged its currency to the US dollar, barring a three-year gap from 2005 to 2008, in which the renminbi was allowed to appreciate.


CURRENCY wars have become a regular feature in headlines, but what exactly is a currency war, and how will it affect you as an investor? The summer months of 2015, and August in particular, were unsettling for investors.

The sharp selloff in equity markets and volatility