Investing in gold
Gold is the only stable and universal value for many centuries. After investing in physical gold, you get the opportunity to accept the precious metal in your possession or leave its in escrow with the bank. Therefore you'll be able to manage your own possession independently and control its without the assistance of intermediaries.
The investors' interest in gold as a key element of insurance against risks successfully grows in modern society.
- The demand for gold is always growing.
- Physical value.
- High liquidity.
- Guarantee of capital maintenance.
A differential characteristic of investing in physical gold is the asset ownership actually but not virtually. Any virtual instrument can be compared with an imaginary or conditional. It is no secret that a lot more gold is sold in the world than it actually is at the global financial market. In other words, if you don't control of storing gold, you will not be able to be completely assured that you really own the gold.
The physical gold can be used as a pledge for credit lines. It is one more advantage over the "paper gold".
- High level of security.
- Timely delivery.
- Safe keeping.
- Access to portfolio - 24/7.
Based on the above, one active guarantor of your savings with complete independence from anyone's obligations is the possession of gold in physical form.
The amount of gold reserve by countries
Gold reserve of the countries shapes a policy for maintenance of the economy and establishment of trade relations with other countries. The main role of a large amount of reserved gold is to encourage economic independence.