Not only gold attracts investors as a "safe haven." Alternative anti-crisis "paradise" in the current situation - it is also the second -State US debt - for AMarkets materials.
The fund specializing in long Treasuries, iShares 20+ Year Treasury ETF (ticker TLT), this year attracted a record amount of money investors - more than any other ETF on the market. We are talking about $ 2.9 billion - that's 30% of the total assets of the fund. This fund excitement not seen since 2002. From 1 January to funds tied to Treasuries, it has invested a total of $ 12 billion. This, incidentally, is 3 times more than was invested in the same period in funds tied to gold.
Recommendation to buy Treasuries yield major banks such as Deutsche Bank. Nevertheless, there is a risk that the rally in Treasuries is running out. For example, Nomura Foundation and Citigroup analysts have already closed their earlier recommendation to buy Treasury debt. This is due to a decrease in the projected increase in the possibility of Fed rate until the end of the year. The risks that inflation will rise, respectively, are reduced .