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Gold an imperfect inflation hedge, says HSBC

Investors looking to buy into gold as a hedge against inflation may be disappointed by bullion’s historical performance at similar key economic moments in 2011 and 1980.

Gold an imperfect inflation hedge, says HSBC Gold an imperfect inflation hedge, says HSBC Gold an imperfect inflation hedge, says HSBC Gold an imperfect inflation hedge, says HSBC Gold an imperfect inflation hedge, says HSBC

Can gold protect against inflation?

When gold pushed to $2,069 an ounce in early March this year following Russia's invasion of Ukraine, it moved into the vicinity of the inflation-adjusted peaks of January 1980 and August 2011, notes

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