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English definition of “currency risk”

currency risk

noun [C or U]
 
 
(also foreign currency risk)
FINANCE the risk that an investment in a foreign currency or exports to a foreign country might lose value if the currency of that country loses its value: Because the fund is denominated in sterling, there's no currency risk.
(Definition of currency risk from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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