VanEck ist ein globaler Investmentmanager mit Niederlassungen auf der ganzen Welt. Bitte wählen Sie Ihr Land und Ihren Anlegertyp aus, um Inhalte zu finden, die für Ihre Anlagebedürfnisse geeignet sind.
„Trends with Benefits“ ist ein Podcast von VanEck mit zukunftsorientierter Perspektive. Gastgeber Ed Lopez interviewt jede Woche einen Gast, um neue Denkansätze über die Märkte, das Investieren, die Arbeit und das Leben zu entdecken.
Bleiben Sie auf dem Laufenden über die neuesten Nachrichten, Pressemitteilungen und wichtigen Unternehmensinformationen von VanEck.
Hier finden Sie aktuelle Mitteilungen wie Aktionärsbekanntmachungen und Ergebnisse der Hauptversammlungen.
Hier finden Sie alle relevanten Dokumente zu den ETNs von VanEck wie KIDs, Prospekte und Endgültige Konditionen.
Hier finden Sie allgemeine rechtliche Richtlinien und Verfahren von VanEck, wie z.B. die Vergütungsrichtlinie oder das Beschwerdeverfahren.
Durch zukunftsorientierte, intelligent konzipierte aktive und ETF-Lösungen bieten wir Mehrwert schaffende Engagements in aufstrebenden Branchen, Anlageklassen und Märkten sowie differenzierte Ansätze für traditionelle Strategien.
Die Investmentteams von VanEck bieten aktive und passive Strategien mit überzeugenden Engagements, die durch gut konzipierte Investmentprozesse unterstützt werden. Die Kompetenzfelder des Unternehmens reichen von Kernanlagechancen bis zu spezielleren Engagements, um die Diversifikation des Portfolios zu verbessern.
Suchen Sie nach den aktuellen Stellenangeboten und Karrieremöglichkeiten bei VanEck. Bewerben Sie sich heute und treten Sie unserem wachsenden Team in Europa bei.
Hier finden Sie die VanEck-Kontaktdaten für alle europäischen Länder. Wenn Sie Fragen zu unseren ETFs und aktiv gemanagten Fonds haben, wenden Sie sich bitte an uns.
Gold is inextricably linked to festive events. Whether it's the jewels at an Indian wedding, the golden watch at a farewell after many years of loyal service, the shiny teeth of the rapper who gets his first gold record or the peak on your Christmas tree. Gold is everywhere. Gold is timeless.
But 2020 has been a special year for the precious metal, which reached a record price above $2,000 a troy ounce in August before falling back. Mounting uncertainty drove gold’s epic rally, before the rising prospects of a Covid-19 vaccine took the wind out of it in the early autumn (see figure 1).
Source: Bloomberg, VanEck. Past performance is no guarantee for future results.
The extraordinary trials of 2020 serve as a reminder that gold has always played an important part in investment portfolios. Historically, in times of crisis it has moved in the opposite direction to stocks and shares, cushioning a portfolio against losses (see figure 2). Indeed, since ancient times it has acted as a store of value: a hedge against times of turmoil. There is no guarantee, though, that it will continue to fulfill this role in the future.
Source: VanEck. Past performance is no reliable indicator for the future.
Should governments’ unprecedented measures to boost economies worldwide – through monetary easing and fiscal spending – stoke inflation, then gold would once more prove its worth in a time of profound economic change. When inflation rises, so gold prices tend to follow suit. Right now, there are plenty of respected economic commentators who think we are about to head into a period of unexpectedly high inflation, a marked change from the low inflation we have become used to.
At VanEck, we believe that gold currently looks attractive. Demand for the yellow metal is rising from multiple sources: central banks (especially from emerging markets) are stocking up their gold reserves, consumers are buying more of it and there’s a burgeoning need for making high-tech electronics. By contrast, supply is limited and new deposits are being uncovered more slowly than existing mines are being depleted. Joe Foster, our gold strategist and portfolio manager, recently reiterated his view that gold could trend to $3,400 an ounce in the coming years (up from $1,815 as of 1/12/2020). This might be a conservative forecast considering the 180% rise in gold since the Global Financial Crisis.
So, how to invest in gold? Too often investors associate gold investing with buying physical gold. An alternative is to buy stocks in gold mining companies, also referred to as ‘gold stocks’.
This approach has three advantages over buying physical gold:
As with all investments, diversification is advisable. A single gold mining stock might own just one mine, which could unexpectedly exhaust its deposits or run into some kind of operating difficulty. Far better to diversify across a large number of gold stocks.
The VanEck Vectors Gold Miners UCITS ETF does this for you, investing in more than 50 of the world’s largest gold mining firms. Alternatively, if you share my colleague Joe’s highly bullish view on the gold price, you could consider the VanEck Vectors Junior Gold Miners UCITS ETF. This ETF invests in the 80 gold stocks that are still in the exploration phase, so called ‘junior gold miners’, prioritizing the most liquid, These young firms benefit most from rising gold prices, as they only start to turn a profit once the gold price reaches a specific level. You should realise, though, that these ETFs are highly volatile and are concentrated in only a single sector.
Even though the promise of vaccines make Christmas the most cheerful time of 2020, gold has not lost its luster. Not only does its shine always brighten up this festive season, but it can serve as a useful hedge in an investment portfolio as economies strive to return to normal in the year ahead.
For informational and advertising purposes only.
This information originates from VanEck (Europe) GmbH which has been appointed as distributor of VanEck products in Europe by the Management Company VanEck Asset Management B.V., incorporated under Dutch law and registered with the Dutch Authority for the Financial Markets (AFM). VanEck (Europe) GmbH with registered address at Kreuznacher Str. 30, 60486 Frankfurt, Germany, is a financial services provider regulated by the Federal Financial Supervisory Authority in Germany (BaFin). The information is intended only to provide general and preliminary information to investors and shall not be construed as investment, legal or tax advice. VanEck (Europe) GmbH and its associated and affiliated companies (together “VanEck”) assume no liability with regards to any investment, divestment or retention decision taken by the investor on the basis of this information. The views and opinions expressed are those of the author(s) but not necessarily those of VanEck. Opinions are current as of the publication date and are subject to change with market conditions. Certain statements contained herein may constitute projections, forecasts and other forward looking statements, which do not reflect actual results. Information provided by third party sources are believed to be reliable and have not been independently verified for accuracy or completeness and cannot be guaranteed. All indices mentioned are measures of common market sectors and performance. It is not possible to invest directly in an index.
All performance information is historical and is no guarantee of future results. Investing is subject to risk, including the possible loss of principal. You must read the Prospectus and KIID before investing.
No part of this material may be reproduced in any form, or referred to in any other publication, without express written permission of VanEck.
© VanEck (Europe) GmbH