Are commodities as an asset class sustainable?
Commodities form an important asset class in investor portfolios as they can act as a diversifier compared with other financial assets such as equities or bonds.
In addition, they are one of the few assets that can provide a hedge against rising inflation. This explains the asset class’s traction with investors in recent months. However, investors mindful of ESG considerations may wonder whether they should include commodities in their portfolios. We provide our insights on this oft -debated question.
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