After a decade of near slumber, the resurgence across commodities has given investors renewed interest in the asset class. Whilst the current geo-political tensions and recession risk are having short-term ramifications, the long-term outlook for commodities remains bullish.
Gold has been resilient in the past quarter, trading in a narrow range despite the headwinds of a strong Dollar and rising interest rates. Where will it go next? Does the yellow metal have the mettle to deal with the unusual economic scenario we are entering?
Recession risks may traditionally weigh on commodities. But we live in an unusual time of supply shocks. Will commodities make a break from historical cyclical trends?
The world is in an energy crisis and the European Union is in the epicenter. Decades of over-reliance on Russia has left the block vulnerable and scrambling for resources as it tries to rapidly wean itself off. The energy crisis is destroying both supply and demand of commodities, so what should we expect going forward?
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