Commentary

Gold's perfect storm is brewing

While equity markets were being battered by uncertainty last month, one asset outperformed most others - gold.

Since United States-China trade tensions escalated sharply in May, global equities have been flat and gold is up 10 per cent.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on July 01, 2019, with the headline 'Gold's perfect storm is brewing'. Print Edition | Subscribe