30-second challenge: why I am buying gold and avoiding tech shares

Fund manager Alasdair McKinnon outlines his views on gold and tech shares, and makes the case for The Scottish Investment Trust in 30 seconds. 

In the fourth episode of our Inside Track series, we put the questions to Alasdair McKinnon, manager of The Scottish Investment Trust.

In the first video, Alasdair explains why he has been recently been increasing the trust’s exposure to gold. He also runs through why he is wary of tech shares, which over the past couple of years have proved popular with investors.    

Separately, he takes on our 30-second challenge, in which he makes the case for contrarian investing. 

For more Inside Track videos, please visit our YouTube page.

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