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Case for Gold: Portfolio Benefits of the Ultimate Currency
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This white paper focuses on the portfolio applications of gold: we analyze the benefits of adding gold to an investment portfolio. Notably, gold may help to:

  • Minimize downside deviations in the value of an overall portfolio
  • Reduce overall volatility
  • Enhance returns

Historically, adding a gold allocation has provided substantial enhancements to a portfolio's risk-return profile. Download our full White Paper to learn more.


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