Managers are backing gold as their safe haven of choice at the start of 2018 as a way of protecting portfolios from event risk and rising inflation expectations, which could pose a threat to the bull run for equity markets.
Gold kicked off 2018 with its longest streak of gains since 2011, rising for eight consecutive days to $1,316 an ounce by 2 January. This was its highest level since 15 September, which was seen at...
The US dollar is close to peaking and the risks now seem to be on the downside.
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