Richard Willsher is a freelance journalist specialising in finance.
If you need a reasonably risk-averse option for your investment portfolio then gold may be the answer. But how will it function in terms of yield, and as part of the current economic climate? Richard Willsher examines what the future holds for gold
Two men meet at a crossroad. One asks directions from the other who tells him which way he should go but adds, "I wouldn't start from here though." This might be an analogy for investing in gold right now.