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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

Gold rose over 4% last week, its largest move in over 3 years

Gold had its largest weekly move to the upside since April 2016 (LBMA 3.4%, XAU 4.3%) continuing its move higher for a fifth straight week–this was likely driven by the US dollar falling sharply (-1.4%) and the price of gold breaking out of the key technical resistance level of $1,365 (discussed in depth on Friday).