"... Gold saved his life, George Gero
on how it can save yours from the coming volatility..."
"... George Gero
, managing director of RBC Wealth Management,
warns investors that more volatility will hit the markets. Gero’s history with gold dates back to his youth, when as a political refugee in Europe in 1945 he was able to escape with the help of gold coins. “As a young child, at the age of two, in Hungary I was an enemy of the state for having been born in England and having a background of Jewish parents. Later on, the Jesuits saved my life, I was in a Jesuits boys’ home for some time. My father had been in Portugal, he was a banker, and gold coins and gold bars helped save our lives because my mother and my sister and I were able to get out of Hungary in 1945 with gold coins at the border,” Gero said. ..." https://www.kitco.com/news/video/show/Kitco-NEWS/2926/2020-08-06/This-investors-life-was-saved-by-gold-and-now-he-warns-of-market-volatility#_48_INSTANCE_puYLh9Vd66QY_=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.kitco.com%2Fnews%2Fvideo%2Flatest%3Fshow%3DKitco-NEWS
"... It’s been a banner year for gold.
The precious metal hit yet another all-time high on Thursday as worries around Covid-19's economic impact persisted. Gold is up more than 36% year to date and about 40% since it bottomed in mid-March.
Gold ETFs have also been surging in popularity. SPDR Gold Shares (GLD), the largest fund backed by physical gold in the world, was the most popular gold ETF in the month of July, pulling in more than $3 billion in assets...." https://www.cnbc.com/2020/08/06/gold-all-time-highs-best-etfs-for-metals-gold-mining-silver.html
"... TORONTO, Aug. 06, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Sprott Inc. (“Sprott” or the “Company”) (NYSE/TSX: SII)announced today that its Board of Directors has declared a dividend of US$0.23 per common share, payable on September 1, 2020 to shareholders of record at the close of business on August 17, 2020....". Well at least some of my shares are performing well! https://www.globenewswire.com/news-release/2020/08/06/2074486/0/en/Sprott-Inc-Declares-Second-Quarter-2020-Dividend.html