Gold and Brazilian equity funds were among the worst performing vehicles in August, as the continued strength of the US dollar weighed on returns, while US and technology names topped the charts.
According to figures compiled by Willis Owen using FE data, half of the ten worst-performing funds were precious metal or gold strategies, with the LF Ruffer Gold fund bottom of the table, dropping 12%...
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