Bitcoin And Gold - The Hedge Against Economic Turmoil?


The unease over an upcoming worldwide recession caused by political unrest has the outcome of pushing people to look at investing in assets which are seen as safe-havens for storing value. While traditional assets are widely at the despair of macroeconomics or global political scenarios, Gold and Bitcoin markets look to be the way for people to hedge themselves against economic turmoil.

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-Adolf Hitler, 10.12.1940, Borsigwerke - Berlin

btw: th US Dollar has also no gold standard anymore since Nixon released the Dollar from gold at the 15.08.1971. The problem here is: what give the dollar now a value?