Investments in tangible assets protected by the renewable energies Act (EEG) each investment is subject to specific risks. Even savings deposits at banks, which are protected by the deposit protection fund, are subject to the risk of inflation. The same goes for government bonds of the Federal Republic of Germany. When the currently moderate inflation, savers year after year suffer a loss of value of your deposits. In the case of hyper-inflation or a euro currency cut, these deposits could be completely worthless or at least lose much of your value.
Many investors therefore choose an investment in tangible assets. (Not to be confused with Dankse Bank!). Especially gold and silver experienced a real boom in the last few months of the euro crisis. However, no warranty offers also precious metals for preserving the value based on the purchase price. The gold and Silperpreis is strongly driven by speculation and no one knows whether investors paid much too high a price not today a. So 10% the price of silver fell in the past week! The purchase of precious metals as a pure investment is now pure Speculation.
Productive assets can offer more security, which are not traded on the stock exchange, for example, investments in. Power plants this occupy a special position, funded by the renewable energy sources Act (EEG) because you receive State-guaranteed feed-in tariffs over twenty years. But even these investments are subject to various risks and must therefore be considered. Typical risks that investors should be aware of, is the creation and the port risk, financing and refinancing risk, added political and economic risks of foreign holdings. Wind power Fund risk wind weak years etc. With solar panels or solar Fund, however special guarantees and opportunities facing the risks. In particular the protection against inflation, hyperinflation and currency risks. Power must always be purchased. Energy prices inflation drivers are often and get the fastest.