Investing in Precious Metals Gold ,Silver, and Platinum Presented by: Amro Zakaria Abdu Managing Diretor – TradeSys Funds
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2000 - 2012 Platinum 413.70 – 1,562.00 (278%) Gold 283.00 – 1,651.00 (483%) Silver 5.37 – 30.93 (475%) Commodities and derivatives trading involves a substantial risk of loss and is not suitable for all investors. Past results are not indicative of future results.
A brief history of gold • Why now? • Supply & demand situation • Outlook for 2012 – 2013 • Q&A content
Why gold 1900 – 1970 1971 – 1980 1983 – 2000 2001 - 2012 Commodities and derivatives trading involves a substantial risk of loss and is not suitable for all investors. Past results are not indicative of future results.
China and Russian decided to settle bilateral trade in their own currencies. What will happen to their $$$ reserves. China, russia, and other brics
Inelasticity of supply Supply inflation is about 1.5% a year 2008-2009 an anomaly “Gold Peak” Theory Gold supply factors
How about silver? Commodities and derivatives trading involves a substantial risk of loss and is not suitable for all investors. Past results are not indicative of future results.
Photography Silverware Electrical and Electronics Medical uses (antiseptics) Silver uses
Auto catalysts & Fuel cells Hard disks LCD and high tech optics Petroleum refining Silicone products Medical Jewelry Platinum Uses