The share market rout that took place last week, hit almost everything. It’s a frustrating event and there’s no-where to hide from such a collapse. No one is spared. Well almost no one. Just because heavy selling engulfed global stock markets it doesn’t mean you can’t make money in a falling market. In this article we’ve found a security that rises when markets fall. We think investors should consider this investment as a hedge to protect on the downside. You’re probably wondering how to profit in a down market? And no it’s not gold or bitcoin. One option is the BetaShares Australian Equities Strong Bear Hedge Fund. Quite a mouthful. Put simply, the fund provides investors with a simple way to profit from, or protect against, a declining Australian sharemarket. It’s exactly what investors needed two weeks ago. A security that seeks to generate “magnified” returns that are negatively correlated to the returns of the ASX 200 Accumulation Index. Notice the word magnified? This fund uses shorting to magnify gains in a down market. It magnifies ‘short’ exposure to the market. And yes of course the opposite is true. This product isn’t the best in a bull market because losses are magnified. To invest in the product simply use ticker code BBOZ.AXW.…

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