scorecardresearchGold is a natural hedge but why has it failed to perform this year?

Gold is a natural hedge but why has it failed to perform this year?

Updated: 20 Sep 2022, 12:57 PM IST
TL;DR.
In times of economic uncertainty, major central banks tend to adopt an accommodative stance keeping interest rates lower to boost liquidity in the market.
India is one of the largest buyers and consumers of gold in the world.

India is one of the largest buyers and consumers of gold in the world.