• The World Bank is not even trying to hide it.   Why are global central banks buying gold in 2024?  Why are central banks an important force in driving gold to all-time highs?   We have called central bank de-dollarization and gold-buying one of the most important megatrends of our time.  Now a new World Bank publication spells out why this is happening, and it does so in a candid way that makes a powerful case for individuals to protect their wealth with gold. The Gold Investing Handbook for Asset Managers was authored by Kamol Alimukhamedov, Deputy Managing Director of the Central Bank of Uzbekistan.  From the introduction: In recent years, gold has regained its importance as a financial asset, with many investors using it as a hedge against inflation and market volatility. In addition, central banks and other financial institutions continue to hold significant amounts of gold as part of their reserve assets. The role of gold as a reserve […]