goldcore.com / By Mark O’Byrne / January 9, 2013
“Pension money invested in bullion is ‘peanuts’ at the moment,” Toshima said. “If 1 percent of their total assets shift to the metal, the gold market would explode.”
As Japanese pension funds shift to the yellow metal, many pension funds internationally will follow – both corporate and state.
While pension funds internationally manage assets in the trillions, gold remains a tiny market and above ground refined investment grade gold an even smaller market.