Broad commodities is often cited as one of the few asset classes that’s a useful inflation hedge. Raw material costs are a key driver of prices, after all. So it makes sense that commodity investments should offer some protection against the wealth-stripping effects of inflation.

There’s plenty of work by US researchers that supports this position, too. But does it hold true for UK investors?

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