The International Precious Metals Fund is an actively managed portfolio of precious metals like gold, silver, platinum and palladium, it uses mining stocks and rare metals to maximize performance opportunities. The fund generally follows an “active” investment approach and tries to protect his funds in falling markets. The main goal of the fund is long-term capital growth. Investments are done in physical metals or physically backed investment products as well as worldwide companies engaged in the extraction and mining of precious metals. Investment decisions are based on a combination of fundamental and technical analysis. By investing in the International Precious Metals Fund investors shall have an efficient and better alternative to a pure “passive” investment in gold and participate from additional performance potential of all precious metals.