Gold: Buffett versus Einhorn

By Gareth Brown in our one-man Vienna office I promise I won’t be writing about the shiny yellow metal often. Let’s just say I’ve made my views in the past and I disagree with my boss. I’m only posting because I recently came across a comment from David Einhorn (whose Greenlight Capital holds gold) that made me laugh. It’s a thinly-veiled response to comments by Warren Buffett about the uselessness of gold and includes similarly quirky statistics on the uselessness of cash: “The debate around currencies, cash, and cash equivalents continues. Over the last few years, we have come to...

By Gareth Brown in our one-man Vienna office

I promise I won’t be writing about the shiny yellow metal often. Let’s just say I’ve made my views in the past and I disagree with my boss.

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