02.09.2016 - Ways to invest in gold, albeit at your own peril
There are myriad ways to invest in the current 'gold rush' but do not presume it to be the holy grail of investing. In the wake of the Brexit vote, investors seeking safe-haven asset classes have their work cut out. Equity markets have seen extreme volatility, low interest rates have destroyed returns for those wanting the safety of cash savings, and foreign exchange plays remain far from predictable. Meanwhile, commodities remain among the worst performing asset classes. That's excepting one particular commodity – gold – with the shiny yellow metal soaring by nearly 30% from the start of 2016 to date in dollar terms, rising from $1,050 (£793, €942) an ounce to about $1,350 an ounce...............................................Full Article: Source
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