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Ukraine Currency Collapses Nearly 70% Against Gold In 4 Months

Today’s AM fix was USD 1,299.25 EUR 937.48 & GBP 771.89 per ounce. Yesterday’s AM fix was USD 1,299.00, EUR 938.58 & GBP 773.03 per ounce.

Gold rose $0.20 or 0.015% yesterday, closing at $1,303.10/oz. Silver gained $0.05 or 0.25% yesterday to $19.67/oz.


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Bail-Ins Approved By EU Yesterday - Deposits Over €100,000 Vulnerable

Today’s AM fix was USD 1,299.00, EUR 938.58 & GBP 773.03 per ounce. Yesterday’s AM fix was USD 1,311.50, EUR 950.43 & GBP 784.06 per ounce.

Gold dropped $23.80 or 1.79% yesterday, closing at $1,302.90/oz. Silver lost $0.37 or 1.85% yesterday to $19.62/oz.


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85% of Pension Funds Will Go Bust Within 30 Years

Today’s AM fix was USD 1,311.50, EUR 950.43 & GBP 784.06 per ounce. Yesterday’s AM fix was USD 1,324.50, EUR 958.05 & GBP 792.21 per ounce.

Gold rose $8.90 or 0.68% yesterday, closing at $1,326.70/oz. Silver rose $0.04 or 0.2% yesterday to $19.99/oz.

Gold fell from a three week high today on speculation that very tentative signs of an improving U.S. economy will curb demand for the safe haven. A report yesterday showed U.S. retail sales increased more in March than economists forecast.


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Palladium, Gas And Wheat Surge On Russian Supply Fears

Today’s AM fix was USD 1,324.50, EUR 958.05 & GBP 792.21 per ounce. Friday’s AM fix was USD 1,317.25, EUR 948.62 & GBP 785.71 per ounce.

Gold dropped $0.20, or 0.015%, by close of trading on Friday to $1,317.80/oz, but showed a gain of 1.10% on the week. Silver lost $0.10 on Friday, closing at $19.95/oz with a 0.5% loss on the day but a small gain of 0.05% on the week.


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Prepare For Dollar Collapse With 10% To 33% Allocation To Gold - Rickards

Today’s AM fix was USD 1,317.25, EUR 948.62 & GBP 785.71 per ounce. Yesterday’s AM fix was USD 1,321.50, EUR 953.19 & GBP 787.73 per ounce.

Gold gained $6.90 or 0.53% yesterday to $1,318/oz. Silver rose $0.17 or 0.86% to $20.05/oz.


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Bail-In Regime Facing Increasing Opposition In EU

Today’s AM fix was USD 1,321.50, EUR 953.19 & GBP 787.73 per ounce. Yesterday’s AM fix was 1,309.75, EUR 949.92 & GBP 782.74 per ounce.

Gold rose $2.30 or 0.18% yesterday to $1,308.80/oz. Silver lost $0.13 or 0.65% to $19.88/oz.


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Gold and Oil Rise As U.S. - Russia Relations Deteriorate Sharply

Today’s AM fix was USD 1,309.75, EUR 949.92 & GBP 782.74 per ounce. Yesterday’s AM fix was USD 1,314.75, EUR 955.14 and GBP 786.90 per ounce.

Gold rose $12.30 or 0.95% yesterday to $1,308.80/oz. Silver gained $0.13 or 0.65% to $20.01/oz.


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UK Accounting “Radical Overhaul” Turns UK Into Nation Of Savers … Instantly

Today’s AM fix was USD 1,314.75, EUR 955.14 and GBP 786.90 per ounce. Yesterday’s AM fix was USD 1,299.00, EUR 946.93 and GBP 783.76 per ounce.

Gold fell $7.00 or 0.54% yesterday to $1,296.50/oz. Silver slipped $0.06 or 0.3% to $19.88/oz.  


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UK Government Powers To Confiscate Deposits Faces Backlash

Today’s AM fix was USD 1,299.00, EUR 946.93 and GBP 783.76 per ounce. Friday’s AM fix was USD 1,293.50, EUR 943.75 and GBP 780.02 per ounce.

Gold climbed $17.20 or 1.34% Friday to $1,303.50/oz. Silver rose $0.10 or 0.5% yesterday to $19.94/oz.   Gold and silver were both up for the week 0.84% and 0.76% respectively.


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Faber On Gold Manipulation, Fed Gold and Importance Of Not Storing Gold In U.S.

Today’s AM fix was USD 1,293.50, EUR 943.75 and GBP 780.02 per ounce. Yesterday’s AM fix was USD 1,287.25, EUR 935.09 and GBP 775.13 per ounce.

Gold fell $3.70 or 0.29% yesterday to $1,286.30/oz. Silver slipped $0.12 or 0.6% yesterday to $19.84/oz.  

Gold in U.S. Dollars, This Week - (Thomson Reuters)


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Banks Risk "Bail-In" - New Rating Agency

Today’s AM fix was USD 1,287.25, EUR 935.09 and GBP 775.13 per ounce. Yesterday’s AM fix was USD 1,284.00, EUR 930.91 and GBP 771.26 per ounce.

Gold climbed $9.50 or 0.74% yesterday to $1,290.00/oz. Silver rose $0.15 or 0.76% yesterday to $19.96/oz.  

Gold in Euros, January 2008 to April, 3, 2014 - (Thomson Reuters)


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Faber - “How Could You NOT Own Gold?”

Today’s AM fix was USD 1,284.00, EUR 930.91 and GBP 771.26 per ounce. Yesterday’s AM fix was USD 1,286.50, EUR 932.45 and GBP 772.67 per ounce.

Gold fell $2.80 or 0.22% yesterday to $1,280.50/oz. Silver rose $0.02 or 0.1% yesterday to $19.81/oz.


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UK Budget Allows Bank Accounts To Be Raided

Today’s AM fix was USD 1,286.50, EUR 932.45 and GBP 772.67 per ounce. Yesterday’s AM fix was USD 1,294.00, EUR 939.86 and GBP 777.78 per ounce.

Gold fell $9.40 or 0.73% yesterday to $1,283.30/oz. Silver remained unchanged at $19.79/oz.   


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Dr Marc Faber: Entering Terminal Phase Of Fed Bubbles

Today’s AM fix was USD 1,294.00, EUR 939.86 and GBP 777.78 per ounce. Friday’s AM fix was USD 1,295.75, EUR 944.15 and GBP 779.68 per ounce.


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Fed Stress Tests “Rattle Banks Around The World”

Today’s AM fix was USD 1,295.75, EUR 944.15 and GBP 779.68 per ounce.  Yesterday’s AM fix was USD 1,295.00, EUR 942.09 and GBP 779.14 per ounce.

Gold fell $8.50 or 0.65% yesterday to $1,292.50/oz. Silver remained unchanged at $19.75/oz.  

Gold in U.S. Dollars, 1 Month - (Thomson Reuters)


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UK Housing Boom Could Turn To Bust … Again

Today’s AM fix was USD 1,295.00, EUR 942.09 and GBP 779.14 per ounce. Yesterday’s AM fix was USD 1,314.50, EUR 952.74 and GBP 794.98 per ounce.

Gold fell $10.80 or 0.82% yesterday to $1,301.00/oz. Silver slipped $0.25 or 1.25% at $19.75/oz.      


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Russia Raises Gold Holdings By 7.247 Tonnes To Over 1,040 Tonnes In February

Today’s AM fix was USD 1,314.50, EUR 952.74 and GBP 794.98 per ounce. Yesterday’s AM fix was USD 1,314.75, EUR 951.82 and GBP 796.87 per ounce.    

Gold climbed $2.30 or 0.18% yesterday to $1,311.80/oz. Silver rose $0.02 or 0.1% at $20.00/oz.


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Iraq Buys Massive 36 Tonnes Of Gold In March

Today’s AM fix was USD 1,314.75, EUR 951.82 and GBP 796.87 per ounce. Yesterday’s AM fix was USD 1,322.00, EUR 960.34 and GBP 801.94 per ounce.    

Gold dropped $23.40 or 1.76% yesterday to $1,309.50/oz. Silver fell $0.31 or 1.53% at $19.98/oz.

Gold in U.S. Dollars, 5 Year - (Thomson Reuters)


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Gold Analysts Bearish This Week - Most Bearish Since 2009

Today’s AM fix was USD 1,322.00, EUR 960.34 and GBP 801.94 per ounce. Friday’s AM fix was USD 1,338.50, EUR 970.21 and GBP 810.57 per ounce.           

Gold rose $5.90 or 0.44% Friday to $1,332.90/oz. Silver remained unchanged at $20.29/oz. Gold and silver were both down for the week at 3.48% and 5.23% respectively.


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EU Agrees Banking Union - Bail-Ins Cometh ...

Today’s AM fix was USD 1,338.50, EUR 970.21 and GBP 810.57 per ounce.  Yesterday’s AM fix was USD 1,327.00, EUR 962.64 and GBP 802.78 per ounce.    

Gold dropped $2.30 or 0.17% yesterday to $1,327.00/oz. Silver fell $0.28 or 1.36% to $20.29/oz.

Gold in U.S. Dollars, 5 Days - (Bloomberg)