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Gold Rises $40 As Markets Fall Sharply - Safe Haven "Tipping Point"?

Gold’s London AM fix this morning was USD, EUR, and GBP per ounce. Yesterday's AM fix was USD 1,548.75, EUR 1,244.98, and GBP 995.41 per ounce.

Gold rose 0.38% or $6.00 in New York yesterday and closed at $1,564.80/oz. However the 0.38% gain does not convey the positive price action. This saw gold fall initially in unison with risk assets such as equities and commodities - including oil.


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Gold Capped $1,580 - Another Concentrated Burst Of Selling On High Volume

Gold’s London AM fix this morning was USD 1,548.75, EUR 1,244.98, and GBP 995.41 per ounce. Yesterday's AM fix was USD 1,573.75, EUR 1,254.48, and GBP 1,003.67 per ounce.

Silver is trading at $27.75/oz, €22.39/oz and £17.87/oz. Platinum is trading at $1,416.25/oz, palladium at $597.75/oz and rhodium at $1,275/oz.

Gold fell 0.89% or $14.00 in active trading yesterday and closed at $1,558.80/oz. Gold fell marginally in Asia but remains in a tight range. In European trading gold is hovering near the $1,550/oz level.  


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Risk Of Bank Runs And Forcible FX Conversion of Savings Deepens

Gold’s London AM fix this morning was USD 1,573.75, EUR 1,254.48, and GBP 1,003.67 per ounce. Yesterday's AM fix was USD 1,579.00, EUR 1,255.67, and GBP 1,006.63 per ounce.

Silver is trading at $28.36/oz, €22.71/oz and £18.16/oz. Platinum is trading at $1,440.75/oz, palladium at $603.60/oz and rhodium at $1,275/oz.


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Company Announcement

Dear Clients,

I would like to inform you of some important changes here at GoldCore.

I shall be assuming the role of Chief Executive Officer of GoldCore. Mr David Russell has stepped down as our Managing Director in order to pursue new interests.

Naturally we are all sad to see David's departure. David has been instrumental in managing GoldCore successfully over the past four and half years and has contributed to GoldCore becoming the international success story it is today.


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Gold Bar Demand in China Surged 51% to 213.9 Tons In 2011

Gold’s London AM fix this morning was USD 1,579.00, EUR 1,255.67, and GBP 1,006.63 per ounce. Friday's AM fix was USD 1,560.50, EUR 1,240.66, and GBP 996.04 per ounce.

Silver is trading at $28.65/oz, €22.86/oz and £18.33/oz. Platinum is trading at $1,442.50/oz, palladium at $592.60/oz and rhodium at $1,275/oz.

Gold rose $13.30 or 0.85% in New York on Friday and closed at $1,572.80/oz. The higher close Friday was not enough to prevent a lower week for gold which was down 1.2% for the week.


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Bank of Russia To Buy “Considerable Figure" Of Gold Tonnage in 2012

Gold’s London AM fix this morning was USD 1,560.50, EUR 1,240.66, and GBP 996.04 per ounce. Yesterday's AM fix this morning was USD 1,558.50, EUR 1,239.27, and GBP 993.62 per ounce.

Silver is trading at $28.30/oz, €22.60/oz and £18.13/oz. Platinum is trading at $1,430.00/oz, palladium at $588.70/oz and rhodium at $1,275/oz.


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Central Banks Still Significant Buyers On Gold Dip

Gold’s London AM fix this morning was USD 1,558.50, EUR 1,239.27, and GBP 993.62 per ounce. Yesterday's AM fix this morning was USD 1,555.00, EUR 1,229.44, and GBP 989.56 per ounce.

Silver is trading at $28.12/oz, €22.46/oz and £18.01/oz. Platinum is trading at $1,430.25/oz, palladium at $591.80/oz and rhodium at $1,275/oz.


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Gold Bubble? Demand Data Continues To Show No Bubble

Gold’s London AM fix this morning was USD 1,555.00, EUR 1,229.44, and GBP 989.56 per ounce. Yesterday's AM fix this morning was USD 1,575.75, EUR 1,233.95, and GBP 998.76 per ounce.

Gold fell $26.20 or 1.64% in New York yesterday and closed at $1,566.80/oz. Gold fell in Asia and those falls continued in Europe where gold has been trading in a $16 range.


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Swiss Parliament Examines ‘Gold Franc’ Currency Today

Gold’s London AM fix this morning was USD 1,575.75, EUR 1,233.95, and GBP 998.76 per ounce. Yesterday's AM fix this morning was USD 1,590.25, EUR 1,245.20, and GBP 1,005.34 per ounce.

Silver is trading at $28.18/oz, €22.18/oz and £17.94/oz. Platinum is trading at $1,462.00/oz, palladium at $607.10/oz and rhodium at $1,275/oz.


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Why Has Gold Fallen In Price And What Is The Outlook?

Gold’s London AM fix this morning was USD 1,590.25, EUR 1,245.20, and GBP 1,005.34 per ounce. Friday's AM fix was USD 1,588.00, EUR 1,251.08 and GBP 1,005.13 per ounce.


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Bloomberg Interview GoldCore on Chinese and Global Gold Demand

Gold’s London AM fix this morning was USD 1,588.00, EUR 1,251.08, and GBP 1,005.13 per ounce. Yesterday's AM fix was USD 1,547.00, EUR 1,217.44and GBP 974.00 per ounce.

Silver is trading at $28.53/oz, €22.55/oz and £18.12/oz. Platinum is trading at $1,465.00/oz, palladium at $603.80/oz and rhodium at $1,300/oz.


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Gold Demands Trend (Q1 2012) - Enter The Dragon

Gold’s London AM fix this morning was USD 1,547.00, EUR 1,217.44, and GBP 974.00 per ounce. Yesterday's AM fix was USD 1,537.50, EUR 1,208.73 and GBP 966.31 per ounce.

Silver is trading at $27.48/oz, €21.77/oz and £17.43/oz. Platinum is trading at $1,443.50/oz, palladium at $592.90/oz and rhodium at $1,300/oz.


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Gold Demands Trend (Q1 2012) - Enter The Dragon

The World Gold Council has released the Q1 2012 Gold Demands Trend report.

Gold demand grew 16% over the past 12 months to 1,098 tonnes which had a value of just $59.7bn spent on gold in the entire world in Q1 2012.

While global demand was down 5% from the record high of Q4 2011, it was significantly higher than demand in Q1 2011 suggesting that demand may be consolidating at these higher levels.

Investment Demand


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Soros, PIMCO, Paulson, Texas Teacher Retirement Fund Buy Gold in Q1

Gold’s London AM fix this morning was USD 1,537.50, EUR 1,208.73, and GBP 966.31 per ounce. Yesterday's AM fix was USD 1,559.00, EUR 1,213.61 and GBP 969.95 per ounce.

Silver is trading at $27.33/oz, €21.59/oz and £17.24/oz. Platinum is trading at $1,427.50/oz, palladium at $592.60/oz and rhodium at $1,300/oz.


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Bundesbank Confirms German Gold Held By FED, BOE and Banque De France

Gold’s London AM fix this morning was USD 1,559.00, EUR 1,213.61 and GBP 969.95 per ounce.

Yesterday's AM fix was USD 1,563.00, EUR 1,213.79 and GBP 972.62 per ounce.


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Gold Negative YTD In Dollars But Bull Market Not Over - Morgan Stanley

Gold’s London AM fix this morning was USD 1,563.00, EUR 1,213.79 and GBP 972.62 per ounce.

Friday's AM fix was USD 1,580.75, EUR 1,221.69 and GBP 980.98 per ounce.

Gold fell $12.70 to close at $1,581/oz in New York on Friday. Gold has fallen again today and has now erased the gains for the year. Gold edged up in early Asian trading as bargain hunters lifted prices from four month lows, but gains were capped and prices gradually fell and falls continued in European trading.


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Gold ‘Will Go To 3,000 Dollars Per Ounce’ - Rosenberg

Gold’s London AM fix this morning was USD 1,580.75, EUR 1,221.69 and GBP 980.98 per ounce.

Yesterday's AM fix was USD 1,590.00, EUR 1,228.37, and GBP 987.39 per ounce.

Gold rose $3.00 or 0.18% in New York yesterday and closed at $1,594.00/oz. Gold ticked lower in Asia and in Europe and breached yesterday’s intraday low of $1,580/oz.


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Goldman Sees “Currency of Last Resort” Up 15 pc At $1,840/oz in 6 Months

Gold’s London AM fix this morning was USD 1,590.00, EUR 1,228.37, and GBP 987.39 per ounce. Yesterday's AM fix was USD 1,585.50, EUR 1,221.87 and GBP 984.17 per ounce.

Silver is trading at $29.13/oz, €22.60/oz and £18.15/oz. Platinum is trading at $1,492.73/oz, palladium at $612.20/oz and rhodium at $1,300/oz.

Gold fell $15.80 or 0.98% in New York yesterday and closed at $1,591.00/oz. Gold ticked higher in Asia but has drifted lower since Europe opened. Support is at yesterday’s intraday low of $1,580/oz.


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Demand in Asia and “Semi Official Buyer of Gold” On ‘Roubini Dip’

Gold’s London AM fix this morning was USD 1,585.50, EUR 1,221.87, and GBP 984.17 per ounce. Yesterday's AM fix was USD 1,627.00, EUR 1,250.77 and GBP 1,008.99 per ounce.

Silver is trading at $28.77/oz, €22.27/oz and £17.92/oz. Platinum is trading at $1,506.75/oz, palladium at $613.20/oz and rhodium at $1,300/oz.

Gold dropped $31.90 or 1.95% in New York yesterday and closed at $1,606.80/oz. Gold gradually fell again in Asian and European trading and looks set to test support at $1,580/oz.


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Turkey Exports “Massive Quantities Of Gold” to Iran and Arab Spring Nations

Gold’s London AM fix this morning was USD 1,627.00, EUR 1,250.77, and GBP 1,008.99 per ounce. Friday's AM fix was USD 1,629.50, EUR 1,240.20 and GBP 1,007.54 per ounce.

Silver is trading at $29.74/oz, €22.91/oz and £18.47/oz. Platinum is trading at $1,525.50/oz, palladium at $635.40/oz and rhodium at $1,350/oz.

Gold fell $3.70 or 0.23% in New York yesterday and closed at $1,638.70/oz. Gold started out sideways in Asia then gradually dropped lower and this weakness continued in early European trading.