26 Aug '11, 9pm

Gold shining brightly amid uncertainty: China is now poised to overtake India as the world's leading gold retail...

Hans Sennholz, the renowned economist, remarked that "No other commodity enjoys as much universal acceptability and marketability as gold." Many investors are again considering gold as a safe haven investment after recent financial market volatility. Physical gold started this year priced at US$1,415 per ounce. By early this month, it moved above US$1,750 per ounce, on heightened risk aversion. Year-to-date, physical gold has outperformed other asset classes, returning 21.03 per cent against equities' performance of -9.95 per cent and bonds' performance of 6.48 per cent. We expect the price of physical gold to remain strong based on negative real interest rates, increased central bank buying, buoyant retail investment demand and possible additional monetary stimulus measures. In recent months, many central banks have kept interest rates below the inflation rates of their r...

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