Digital Assets Report

12.00pm – Registration

12.15pm – Introduction by Michael Geister, Senior German & Austrian Sales Executive, ETF Securities

12.20pm – The Investment Case for Gold
• Why Gold? Its Role in an Investment Portfolio
• Long Run Supply and Demand Fundamentals
• Recent Price Drivers
o The Dollar
o Inflation Concerns
o Official Sector Purchases
o The Search for Diversification and Portfolio Insurance
• Summary and Conclusions
• Question and Answer Session

Guest Speaker: Rozanna Wozniak, Investment Research Manager, World Gold Council

1.00pm – Will the FIFA World Cup Impact Metal Prices?
• Electricity Supply & Demand
• Load Shedding and the Impact on Metal Prices
• Question and Answer Session

Shamim Mansoor, Precious Metals Sales, ETF Securities

1.15pm – The Gold Standard
• Is the ETC 100% Physically Backed?
• Is it Allocated?
• Compliance with London Bullion Market Association (LBMA) Good Delivery Standards
• Transparency
• Segregation of Duties
• No Credit Risk
• Track Record
• Question and Answer Session

Michael Geister, Senior German & Austrian Sales Executive, ETF Securities

1.30 – Lunch and Networking Session