Mozambique Metals turned out to be the most profitable currency of 2017, reports Bloomberg.
According to him, the exchange rate of this currency grew over the year by 21% against the US dollar. It is followed by the Czech koruna and Polish zloty, whose rates grew by 18%.
In addition, the maximum profit of cryptocurrencies is noted. For example, bitcoin showed an increase of 1,500%. At the same time, analysts emphasize the riskiness of investing in cryptocurrency.
The worst investment option among currencies, experts recognized the Uzbek sum, which fell by 60%.
For owners of commodity assets, the most profitable investment was palladium, the rate of which grew by 54%. Copper and aluminum rose in price by 29%. But natural gas has fallen most of all – by 27.5% in 2017.
Among securities, the highest growth was shown by government bonds of Greece (about 60%), Belize (38.7%) and Argentina (30%). The most disadvantageous investment was Venezuelan government bonds (the fall was up to 55%).
Among stock indices, Ukrainian UX was the most profitable, with an increase of 80%. It is followed by Kazakhstan (64%) and Mongolia (63%). The last line in this list was taken by Pakistan, whose stock index fell 22%.