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Bonds vs Gold – 5 Factors affecting Gold Price and their Current Potential

June 26, 2020 Ex-Banker on Wheels 0

While most risk assets buckle under the strain of the Coronavirus, Gold continues to shine brightly as the haven of last resort. The yellow metal is up 12% this year, outperforming all other major asset classes globally. How long can it last and what are the signs that you need to rebalance into other asset classes? Is now a good time to buy Gold? Understand what drives Gold Prices! We analyze all factors: Bond Yields, USD, Growth, Inflation and Tail Risks.

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What to expect from Best US Treasury Bond ETFs in 2020

May 20, 2020 Ex-Banker on Wheels 2

If you had Treasury ETFs in your portfolio going into 2020, well done! The YTD Returns range from low single digits for Short Term US Treasury ETF to over 30% for long term treasury bond ETF and have performed remarkably well during the Coronavirus Bear Market. However, the current situation is somewhat asymmetric. Read what are the risks.