Investors have piled into gold ETFs this year, flocking to the so-called safe-haven asset as the coronavirus pandemic rages on. Worldwide, holdings in gold ETFs gained to 3,365.6 tons Monday, Bloomberg reported. That surpassed the number of tons held by Germany. Only the US government, which holds more than 8,000 […]
Gold soared as high as $US1,611.10 per ounce on Wednesday as traders migrate from virus-exposed assets to traditional safe havens. The precious metal is just a slight jump away from passing its February 8 intraday high and hitting its loftiest levels in seven years. The coronavirus outbreak has weighed on […]
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With the October 17 debt ceiling deadline fast approaching and uncertainty about when the Fed will begin tapering its monthly $US85 billion asset purchase program, some investors are looking for safe haven to protect their wealth from rapid depreciation. But Marc Faber, author of “The Gloom Boom And Doom Report,” […]
[credit provider=”flickr / Maximilian Paradiz” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/maxorz/3634768110/”] Gold bulls often argue that the yellow metal will only go up as long as central banks continue to employ easy monetary policy.However, this thesis has been around so long that it might not even work anymore.
[credit provider=”Wikimedia Commons” url=”http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:9.000919_Pattaya_streetscene5.jpg”] HOUSTON — On the outskirts of the city, a two-story lodge with a wraparound porch is largely hidden on a 110-acre site in the woods. Horses graze in front of the building, and a volleyball court and educational centre stand behind. Down winding paths, are a […]
[credit provider=”WhiteHouse.gov” url=”http://www.whitehouse.gov/photos-and-video/photogallery/g20-summit-los-cabos-mexico”] Natixis, the French investment bank and asset manager, is tackling the question: which countries’ bonds are really risk-free?It considers five criteria it says are necessary for a bond to play a “risk-free” role in an investor’s portfolio, and the U.S. is near the bottom of the list.
SocGen investment strategist Dylan Grice does not think “safe-haven” assets are very safe.
[credit provider=”moneyshow.com” url=”http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3VsujxbQjvM&feature=related”] Dennis Gartman On Gold: ‘Safe Havens Do Not Fall 7% In Two WeeksWachtel on Gartman: Real Market Experts Understand Gold Is Not A Safe Haven Asset, Dennis, Please Read