It is not quite the billionaire John Paulson, one of the most famous gold "bull", reduced the share of the largest ETF fund, which trades the metal as much as 37% in the last quarter - by AMarkets materials.
Share in result decreased from 9.23 million shares to 5.8 million shares. Gold rose more than 13% in 2016 - is the most successful in the current year in the asset Bloomberg Commodity Index of raw materials group. However, the ratio of metal to mixed. Gold abruptly began to lose the love of investors since 2011. It will take again a few years, so that investors have realized that this is the best defensive asset. And at the same time, the global economy does not get tired to send dangerous signals to the hour of triumph for the yellow metal.
? What are the signals
, for example, according to Zerohedge, imports to China reduced the interval of 15 consecutive months - just think! How is there to say about the recovery of the global economy! Even more statistic: Orders for US industrial companies fell 14 months in a row. "Leisure" (lifestyle) is an American figure Restaurant Performance Index dropped to lows of 2008. Freight index Baltic Dry Index fell for the first time in its history, it has fallen below the historic low - below 300. 35% of the total amount of oil and gas companies in the world are currently on the verge of bankruptcy. In the first quarter of 2016 the gold price rise - it is the best gains over the past 30 years.