According to www.24hgold.com in the last 52 weeks (April 25th, 2010 - 2011), gold has risen 32.67%. A nice return for an American investors, however, for a Swiss investor this is not quite true. Gold has risen a mere 8.84% indicating a 23.83% loss of value from the USD.
As you can see from the table below is a combination between a rush and a hold up!
|Gold Price Change April 25th 2010 - 2011 in local currency|
|USD Hold Up||23.83%||17.99%||16.91%||9.15%||6.37%|