Friday, July 24, 2020

Gold and Negative Real Interest Rates

Yesterday the FT's Colby Smith flagged this story:

Before I saw it drop out of the feed.
Which has the FT's natural resources editor off and a'tweetin':

June 2013
Real Interest Rates and Gold
June 2013
Barron's on Gold and Real Interest Rates
August 2013
Gold and Real Rates: "What Determines the Return on Gold?"
April 2016
Why Is Gold Up In 2016? It's Probably Just Negative Real Interest Rates In the U.S.

Meanwhile ZeroHedge (buy gold) is awaiting the arrival of the Robinhood gang.