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Crypto Can’t Beat Gold as an Inflation Hedge, Says Barrick Boss

  • Price risk for gold ‘is on the upside,’ says CEO Bristow
  • Gold’s status as a store of value under threat from Bitcoin
Precious Metals at Pro Aurum KG as Gold, Silver Hit Record Highs
Photographer: Andreas Gebert/Bloomberg

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The world’s second-biggest gold miner is confident prices will hold firm this year, if not rise, as investors use the metal rather than cryptocurrencies to hedge against inflation and jewelry demand picks up.