Don’t ditch the insurance policy

MoneyWeek cover illustrationThe crisis is over and the economic recovery seems to be picking up speed. Does that mean the case for holding gold is finished? We wouldn’t be so hasty.

If you’ve read MoneyWeek for any length of time, you’ll know that we think most investors should have a chunk of their long-term savings – between 5% and 10% – in physical gold. As an asset class, gold works well to diversify your risk.

In other words, it tends to move in the opposite direction [...]

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