Budget 2020

How gold, silver performed during the week ending November 19, 2020

The scope and attractiveness of alternative investments is increasing. Here’s a weekly tracker of returns from such investments.

But don’t compare these with returns from traditional investments since the proportion and purpose of alternative investments is vastly different.


Gold prices fell a bit as the dollar strengthened, due to economic optimism triggered by Covid vaccine.


Being a more volatile bullion, silver fell by more than 2% during the past week.


WTI Crude

Crude oil moved up by 1.7% in the last week as the hope of Covid vaccine nullified the fear generated by spiralling cases.



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