The price is right for inflation

Over the past five years chasing yield has been the goal for most institutional and retail investors, with inflation a consideration mainly for insurers and pension funds. But the inflation issue has now become important at both the high-net-worth and retail level. Some investors are buying products that offer them a simple multiple of inflation. But most are playing the theme via other asset classes. They may be investing in commodities that are viewed as drivers of inflation, or in emerging