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Actually, gold RISES after rate hikes begin

If you believe that history is any guide at all when it comes to monetary policy, the dollar and gold, then this may be of interest to you… Gold has been in a death spiral of late based on the twin fears of rising rates and a dollar at decade highs. According to HSBC’s FX…

The Riskalyze Report: Advisors Raise Cash

At the request of so many investment advisors, my friends at Riskalyze share the big trends in the assets going into and coming out of advisor portfolios every week. The underlying data is aggregated from hundreds of thousands of client accounts across the $44 billion and counting that advisors manage on the Riskalyze platform*. I…

The Worst Month for Commodities Since Lehman

S&P Dow Jones Indices has a thing on commodity prices at their blog, Indexology, that is sure to raise some eyebrows. July 2015 is shaping up to be the seventh worst month for the GSCI index of 24 commodities in recorded history. The index is down 13.59% month-to-date, a feat it has only achieved in six…