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Roots in business since 1887, Muthoot Pappachan Group (MPG) activities include gold finance, financial services, consumer loans, hospitality,infrastructure, automotive, alternative energy.

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Gold investment

  1. 1. Gold investment
  2. 2. <ul><li>At a time when financial heavy weights are on the brink of a disaster, it seems natural that attention seems to have moved to the one currency that is in limited supply – Gold. </li></ul>
  3. 3. <ul><li>Gold investments have become more lucrative than any other time in history. Gold investment is a foundation asset within any investment portfolio. </li></ul>
  4. 4. <ul><li>In difficult times, investors seek to protect their assets in the form of gold investments </li></ul>
  5. 5. <ul><li>The stability that gold provides has remained constant for centuries. </li></ul>
  6. 6. <ul><li>In the fact that it has no default risk, gold investments offer investors a guarantee against drastic movements in value of asset classes. </li></ul>
  7. 7. <ul><li>Traditionally, investment portfolio’s have assets such as stocks and bonds. </li></ul>
  8. 8. <ul><li>Diversifying into gold investments can protect you against fluctuations in other asset classes as risk factors that affect gold are quite different from those that affect other assets. </li></ul>
  9. 9. <ul><li>Portfolios containing gold investments are more solid and less volatile. </li></ul>
  10. 10. <ul><li>Over the centuries Gold has acted as a hedge against inflation. Value and purchasing power of many currencies have declined in the past, mainly due to the rise in prices of goods and services </li></ul>
  11. 11. <ul><li>Investors often diversify their portfolios into investing in gold to counter the effects of inflation and currency fluctuation. </li></ul>
  12. 12. <ul><li>Gold and investments in gold have proven to be the most effective hedge against weaknesses in the dollar </li></ul>
  13. 13. <ul><li>The dollar is the world’s main trading currency and a rise or fall in dollar prices effects gold prices. At a time when the dollar is steadily weakening, gold investments are proving a hedge. </li></ul>
  14. 14. <ul><li>Gold is also less volatile than many other equity indices. It tends to behave more like a currency. To reduce risk in your portfolio investing in assets with low volatility is necessary </li></ul>
  15. 15. <ul><li>The price of gold swings in the demand and supply balance. </li></ul>
  16. 16. <ul><li>Even though the demand for gold and investments in gold has been soaring, long lead times in mining translates into inelastic production of gold </li></ul>
  17. 17. <ul><li>Investments in gold have shown a steady rise recently, fuelled by the rise in incomes of people in key world markets. </li></ul>
  18. 18. <ul><li>All these factors have contributed to gold investment being the most sought after investment in this century. </li></ul>
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