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Gold is typically seen as only a safe-haven store of wealth, but Frank Holmes says the view of gold as an under-performer is wholly erroneous. See how gold became the second-best performing asset since 1999 in this week’s News to Know.

With gold riding a nine-month high and posting gains for the fourth straight month, many analysts have focused on how the metal has outperformed virtually every other asset. Yet to Forbes contributor Frank Holmes, recent buying by central banks is perhaps the most sensational story related to the metal. Find out why in this week’s Your News to Know.