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Gold in Australian dollars ended April slightly over AUD 3,000 after recently hitting a record of almost AUD 3,040. Here we discuss what exactly supported the local gold price.
What are SMSF trustees saying about gold?
Recently the Australian Shareholders Association (ASA) invited The Perth Mint to host a webinar for its members entitled Gold - Where to next?
Why gold can be a low cost investment
Gold can be a very cost-effective asset class to include in investment portfolios, with storage fees lower than the management costs of most other asset classes.
What managed money gold positions might be telling us
Investors who are looking to own precious metals like gold as long-term investments typically access the market in one of three main ways.
What is gold to silver ratio trading?
In this article, we discuss what is the gold to silver ratio and why it's important consideration for precious metal investors.
Monetary stimulus fuels gold rally
A review of the gold market in April 2020.
Gold has delivered strong long-term returns
In the first three months of 2020 the price of gold rose by 4% in USD terms, and almost 20% in AUD terms.
Watch this ratio as gold market volatility escalates
The S&P 500 to Gold ratio measures how many troy ounces of gold you could purchase with one 'share' of the S&P 500.
Gold as a hedge against financial calamity
Our Senior Investment Manager, Jordan Eliseo tests the validity of the idea that gold can be regarded as ‘insurance’ against financial calamity.
Why is gold the best portfolio hedge when equities fall?
The Perth Mint's Jordan Eliseo outlines reasons why gold should perform well as global events such as COVID-19 start to impact equities.