Currency Manager Merk Finds Success With ‘Actively Managed Quant Fund’
When it comes to currency funds, a little id goes a long way.
Axel Merk Predicts Japan as Next Crisis, Yellen as Next Fed Chief
The world according to Axel Merk? 'Scary,' says global currency fund manager at a roundtable discussion hosted by Merk Funds’ president.
What’s Behind Gold’s Sudden Turnaround?
Two new analyses argue for a revival in gold, one based on technical indicators tracing the ‘smart money’ and the other adducing the broad economic factors at work, such as an increasingly dovish Fed.
Gold Gets Blamed for Record Commodity ETP Outflows
A sharp decline in the price of gold and large outflows from gold ETPs caused commodity ETP assets to drop to their lowest level since Q2 2010, says ETF Securities.
Why Axel Merk Owns Gold
Because the road to hell — a road stretching from the Fed to the Eurozone to the U.K. to Japan — is paved with good intentions, he says.
7 Reasons Gold Is Falling: Currency Manager Merk
A gold brick is still a brick, and hurts just as much when it falls on your foot, Axel Merk says.
Currency Manager Merk on Cyprus and Why PIMCO’s El-Erian Is Wrong
Merk doesn’t buy the PIMCO chief's argument that time will heal the crisis.
Inflation Boogeyman Will Strike Suddenly—Be Prepared: Merk, Goolgasian
Someday, in the possibly near future, you will suddenly be paying $10 for a gallon of milk and wondering how it happened so fast.
Global Investing and Election: 6 Key Strategies by 6 Top Analysts
To sort out the pros and cons of international investing this election season, AdvisorOne went straight to the source for some of the best commentary from thought leaders in asset management.
Currency Manager Axel Merk Talks Money as Inflation Hedge
“It’s still an asset class investors are not sufficiently looking at,” says Merk, president and CIO of Merck Investments.