Gold and Cryptocurrencies In Times Of Crisis

Gold and Cryptocurrencies In Times Of Crisis

Daniel Lacalle 18/05/2020 7
Gold and Cryptocurrencies In Times Of Crisis

The case for gold remains. 

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In this video we explain:

  • Emerging Market rising demand as local currencies collapse.
  • Central banks buying gold to build reserves.
  • Gold as a de-correlated asset that works as a positive hedge to equities and bonds.

If you like gold, silver and palladium should be seen as attractive too.

Cryptocurrencies are slowly reaching mainstream appeal but still remain start-up currencies.

A version of this article first appeared here

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  • Ness Holt

    This is a major opportunity for cryptocurrencies to show to the whole world that they are not start-up currencies.

  • Patrick Walt

    Insightful read

  • Ian Scott

    Gold is my favourite investment during crises

  • Michael Oliver

    So on point !

  • David Kent

    Good stuff

  • Alister Brown

    I don't like crypto cause criminals are using it for dangerous purposes

  • Robert Hale

    Interesting analysis

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Daniel Lacalle

Global Economy Expert

Daniel Lacalle is one the most influential economists in the world. He is Chief Economist at Tressis SV, Fund Manager at Adriza International Opportunities, Member of the advisory board of the Rafael del Pino foundation, Commissioner of the Community of Madrid in London, President of Instituto Mises Hispano and Professor at IE Business School, London School of Economics, IEB and UNED. Mr. Lacalle has presented and given keynote speeches at the most prestigious forums globally including the Federal Reserve in Houston, the Heritage Foundation in Washington, London School of EconomicsFunds Society Forum in Miami, World Economic ForumForecast Summit in Peru, Mining Show in Dubai, Our Crowd in Jerusalem, Nordea Investor Summit in Oslo, and many others. Mr Lacalle has more than 24 years of experience in the energy and finance sectors, including experience in North Africa, Latin America and the Middle East. He is currently a fund manager overseeing equities, bonds and commodities. He was voted Top 3 Generalist and Number 1 Pan-European Buyside Individual in Oil & Gas in Thomson Reuters’ Extel Survey in 2011, the leading survey among companies and financial institutions. He is also author of the best-selling books: “Life In The Financial Markets” (Wiley, 2014), translated to Portuguese and Spanish ; The Energy World Is Flat” (Wiley, 2014, with Diego Parrilla), translated to Portuguese and Chinese ; “Escape from the Central Bank Trap” (2017, BEP), translated to Spanish. Mr Lacalle also contributes at CNBCWorld Economic ForumEpoch TimesMises InstituteHedgeyeZero HedgeFocus Economics, Seeking Alpha, El EspañolThe Commentator, and The Wall Street Journal. He holds a PhD in Economics, CIIA financial analyst title, with a post graduate degree in IESE and a master’s degree in economic investigation (UCV).

   

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