Gold as a Tool for Hedging Financial Risks

T. L. Ischuk, D. V. Zhilkin, T. Yu Aikina

Результат исследований: Материалы для журналаСтатья

2 Цитирования (Scopus)


The article discusses gold as a protective asset, which claims to be a high-efficiency tool for hedging financial risks. In the introductory part the general characteristics of hedging as a method of full or partial risk elimination is given, and the main known types of risk hedging typical for a financial asset portfolio holder are considered. Further, dynamics of the world prices for gold is analyzed in a historical retrospective, whereby the conclusion is drawn on a tendency of this asset to grow during the periods of financial instability, and also if new financial assets appear. In the final part of the article the assessment of gold as a tool for hedging financial risks is given.

Язык оригиналаАнглийский
Номер статьи012085
ЖурналIOP Conference Series: Earth and Environmental Science
Номер выпуска1
СостояниеОпубликовано - 11 окт 2016


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Environmental Science(all)
  • Earth and Planetary Sciences(all)