Phil Oakley 

Alpha: Phil Oakley's shares round-up 18 October

Alpha: Phil Oakley's shares round-up 18 October

Currency movements haven't helped the Fantasy Sipp portfolio, which includes US companies and UK-listed dollar earners. The pound has risen against the US dollar on hopes of a Brexit breakthrough, which has a translation effect on the value of shares and company profits. However, the Fantasy Sipp selects companies with the hallmarks of quality as long-term holds and when it comes to exchange rates, you have to take the rough with the smooth.

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