Commodities: Portfolio diversification with the building blocks of our daily lives
Over the course of history, investors have often been tempted to believe that “this time it’s different”. However, one constant has been the utilization of commodities as a key tool for diversification. A basket of commodities has the potential to protect investors’ portfolios against a multitude of macroeconomic risks. In this webcast, Steve Dunn, CIMA®, Head of Exchange Traded Funds, Stan Kiang, Director of Strategic Accounts, and Robert Minter, CFA, CMT, CAIA, Commodities Investment Strategist, will speak on behalf of Aberdeen Standard Investments to discuss why we believe commodities are a critical component of a well-balanced investment portfolio. In addition to providing an outlook for commodities, this webinar will lay out the fundamentals underlying the need for a longer-term, strategic allocation. This webcast is eligible for Continuing Education (CE) Credit.
Learning Objectives: This webcast provides key insights and actionable strategies for diversifying with commodities. Some of the topics that will be addressed include:
- Key catalysts. for investing in commodities
- How high fees can derail the goals of commodities investors
- The importance of transparent and rules-based commodity exposure