28.10.2011 - Gold offers excellent protection as alternative asset
In the current economic environment, low real yields around the globe incentivise investors to look for additional sources of return, while increased uncertainty and market volatility have increased the importance of risk management, according to a latest update from the World Gold Council (WGC). A distinct allocation to gold within a portfolio including alternative assets such as private equity, hedge funds, real estate and commodities, can preserve capital and reduce risk without diminishing long-term returns, concludes this latest research from the World Gold Council...............................................Full Article: Source
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