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Wednesday, January 29, 2014

Why your investment should have a silver lining

If you want to start investing in precious metals you should give Silver some due consideration. This info graphic outlines why ‘Your Investment Should Have a Silver Lining’. Gold investment has been the favoured and most popular option for many years; however, the current Gold cost makes it an investment out of reach for many. Silver Facts looks at some astonishing evidence in relation to Silver investment, for example did you know that if you invested in Silver in 2003 you would have received a 500% return on your investment. 

The next section of this infographic highlights ten reasons to invest in silver from the fact that it is not tied to any one currency and therefore can’t feel the effects of currency devaluation to Silver helping to diversify an investment portfolio, in turn reducing overall risk. The next section of this info graphic details the top 10 Silver producing companies of 2012, with Mexico coming out on top producing 162.2 million ounces in one year. Once you have made the decision to invest in Silver the three most popular forms people buy this precious metal in are Silver Rounds, Silver Bars and Silver Coins. Silver prices over the last 10 years have also risen steadily, which is another great reason why Silver is worth the investment. 

The final section of this info graphic looks at some of the many different uses of Silver, with wide industrial use and used in hundreds of thousands of industries some of these uses are more obvious than others. From jewellery to photography and chemical production to water purification Silver is a diverse precious metal. Read on to find out why Silver should be your next investment. 

 
The Troyounce
Silver investing hedges against inflation, loose monetary policy and market downcycles
Infographic courtesy of: The Troyounce