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Adam Perlaky

Adam Perlaky

Manager of Investment Research

World Gold Council

Adam joined the World Gold Council in early 2017 and works in investment research. Most recently, he was a managing director and head of ETF Research for Market Realist, a financial technology company. Before that, he was the Chief Strategist at New Albion Partners, a boutique investment brokerage firm.  Adam spent over a decade as a hedge fund portfolio manager and trader with a focus on derivatives and volatility strategies.

Adam studied at Pomona College in California where he earned a double major in Economics and Psychology.

Adam Perlaky
Manager of Investment Research
World Gold Council

Despite last week’s selloff, market shifts could bode well for gold prices

The stock market embraced the weakest one-week performance since the financial crisis last week on the back of growing concerns of the continued spread of the coronavirus across the globe. Despite the risk off-moves, gold was lower by more than 3% last week, which is historically unusual during these types of movements. There are a few potential reasons for the weakness.