The world’s financial system and fiat currency model entail flaws that require prudent precautionary measures.
Precious metals are an important asset allocation in portfolios today.
Through its unique network, UNIKOM AG
offers services related to purchase of precious metals (gold, silver, palladium and platinum) and their physical storage
within the tax-free areas of Switzerland.
There are manifold ways
of acquiring, keeping and selling precious metals. Today, a multitude of programs are being created, even by mainstream
institutions. However, the majority of these programs – ETFs, metal accounts, certificates etc. – do not provide for
PHYSICALLY ALLOCATED, GUARANTEED STORAGE.
Such programs may be fine for certain kinds of actively managed mandates, where more frequent buying and selling of
precious metals is part of the strategy. But they are not the right option for a “NEST-EGG” allocation or for medium
to long-term trend allocations.
Several issues, such as government confiscation, geopolitical risk management, bull market price peaks, make it a
necessity to hold precious metals in physical allocated format.
Common nonsense: “But gold does not pay an interest...”
Yes, gold and other precious metals have been shunned as investments by the mainstream financial services arena, and
truly still are. There is much more money for banks and brokers to be made with stocks, bonds and structured products.
Precious metals, particularly gold, are acquired and stored for years. No turnover, no interest, little profits for the
We take a different position: EVERYONE should have a minimum allocation in precious metals. Most of all, we are convinced
that in face of intrinsic flaws in fiat currency systems and decades of soft monetary policies, it is a must to keep a
nest-egg of physical gold in a secure location.
History testifies to the fact that gold is the only true store of value. And, having PHYSICAL gold stored in a safe
storage facility within a safe jurisdiction is not an option but a mandatory element of any solid wealth management plan.
Five Reasons to Invest in Precious Metals with UNIKOM AG
You have access to all major precious metals
investments: gold, silver,
platinum and palladium; metals can be bought in USD, CHF or EUR.
You own the actual physical metals, not a simple
“claim”; an international
selection of bullion and bars is available.
The metals are stored in a safe storage facility
within tax-free areas of
Switzerland, optimizing your costs when buying metals other
(e.g. VAT does not apply); while gold is exempt from VAT in Switzerland.
You can take delivery (worldwide) of your metals
at any time; no waiting
periods apply as the metals are physically stored for you at all times.
Privacy and confidentiality by Swiss standards,
based on properly defined,
Selecting the best possible location to deposit your assets and safe-keep your precious metals is a critical decision
in your overall wealth preservation strategy. For many investors, Switzerland is at the top of the list.
We at UNIKOM AG welcome the opportunity to offer our clients a solid and reliable solution to address
precisely that challenge.