INDUSTRY VOICE: Risk is rising late in the cycle. How should investors respond?
A lacklustre performance by gold and silver prices this year, despite multiple ongoing geopolitical issues, has renewed questions about the relevance of precious metals as a major investment class.
US small-cap funds among top ten
Favouring gold and government bonds
Removed from Adviser Centre recommended list
Gold prices set to soar
Combining multiple real assets
Boosting holdings amid UK doubts
With volatility returning to markets and inflation on the rise, can newer asset classes offer more protection for investor wealth?
Cooling late-cycle economy could rekindle gold interest
Brent crude up 7% this week
Indian funds struggled
The original hedge against uncertainty
Flagship Gold and Precious Metals fund
Potential for cashless society
Energy ETFs performed well
'The best time to buy insurance is when you don't need it': Managers increase gold weightings as 'double hedge'
Longest streak of gains since 2011
Four types of asset categories
China funds did well
In his outlook for 2018, Didier Saint-Georges, managing director at Carmignac, explains why investors should invest in gold as most other assets have the potential to be highly correlated if and when a market correction happens.