Commodities are a unique asset class and one of the earliest forms of investment.

One of the main advantages of commodity investments is that returns are regularly independent (not correlated) of standard stock and bond market investments and portfolios.



Our commodity risk-based strategies combine savvy trend-following models with our intuitive commodity market risk ratings to smart risk-based investment strategies, trusted for almost two decades.

We designed these strategies to reduce overall portfolio risk and boost a diversified portfolio’s total returns.

You can find an overview of our risk-based investment strategies at


Currently, we publish a commodity risk-based strategy only for spot gold. It is one of the most used commodities to diversify risk in times of global turmoil.

Since 2011 we have provided a gold risk strategy based on our gold risk rating and trend following components.

Historical data for the (spot) gold risk strategy is available at

A complete list of all published risk-based market strategies is available at

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Gold risk-based strategy and performance
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For many centuries gold has been one of the archetypes of investing and saving. One of the main supportive arguments for gold investments is the potential protection against hyperinflation and severe global recessions. The advantage is the potential diversification that gold can offer to a diversified portfolio. Investors often invest in gold when bond and stock prices are declining to protect their portfolios.

To make gold investments profitable, you need to know when is the right time to sell or buy gold. Please find more details on our risk-based investment strategy at our how it works overview.

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