Thu, Oct 2, 2014
A A A
Welcome kbr175@gmail.com
RSS

Commodities Briefing - Categorized | Financial, Market Moves more

Commodities: How the credit crunch has turned the equities relationship on its head

Posted on 29 July 2013

A report by the Bank for International Settlements (BIS) released last week defies conventional wisdom to suggest commodities do not diversify investments at all. A new study released last week is causing a bit of a buzz in commodity markets.
Traditional wisdom dictates that investing in commodities is supposed to act as a portfolio “hedge” and reduce overall volatility. However, the report by the Bank for International Settlements (BIS) released last week suggests commodities do not actually diversify investments at all. “The popular view that commodities are to be included in one’s portfolio is not grounded,” said the study, by Marco J. Lombardi and Francesco Ravazzolo………………………………………..Full Article: Source


 Article link

This post was written by:

VRS - who has written 37241 posts on Opalesque Commodities Briefing.


Contact the author

Comments are closed.

banner
October 2014
S M T W T F S
« Sep    
 1234
567891011
12131415161718
19202122232425
262728293031