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  • Investment

Are Safe Havens Safe?

Dates Fri. June 21, 2013  Time 19:00 - 20:30
Targets CFA Society of Japan Members / Candidate Members / CFA Candidates / All others
Participants 28
Panelists Mr. Robert I. Webb (Paul Tudor Jones II Research Professor at the McIntire School of Commerce at the University of Virginia, Editor of the Journal of Futures Markets)
Organizer CFA Society Japan


Crises and sudden changes in risk appetite prompt periodic flights to safety and quality. This presentation discusses whether traditional safe havens such as gold, the Swiss franc, U.S. dollar and U.S. Treasury bonds are that safe. Numerous examples are given to illustrate key points.