GOLD AND PLAT­INUM SEE­SAW

Finweek English Edition - - TECHNOLOGY -

Gold and plat­inum are both cur­rently trad­ing be­low $1 600 and within a dol­lar or two or of each other. The dif­fer­ence is that gold has been fall­ing since it peaked in Au­gust 2011 (as the US got down­graded) while plat­inum has been climb­ing ever so slowly. We’ve long ad­vo­cated a po­si­tion in the plat­inum ETF, but what of gold at th­ese lev­els? The gold an­swer really de­pends on your view of the bull mar­ket un­der way in the US, if you think it’ ll con­tinue gold will sink fur­ther as in­vestors shun the safe haven sta­tus of gold in

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