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Russia and Mexico Both Buy Nearly $1 Billion Worth of Gold in March

Gold’s London AM fix this morning was USD 1,638.75, EUR 1,244.68, and GBP 1,014.83 per ounce. Yesterday's AM fix was USD 1,632.00, EUR 1,240.97 and GBP 1,014.42 per ounce.


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Gold Prices Hover, Trading Sluggish Ahead of Fed Meeting

Gold’s London AM fix this morning was USD 1,632.00, EUR 1,240.97, and GBP 1,014.42 per ounce. Friday's AM fix was USD 1,640.00, EUR 1,246.30 and GBP 1,018.25 per ounce.

Silver is trading at $31.29/oz, €23.80/oz and £19.43/oz. Platinum is trading at $1,564.50/oz, palladium at $664/oz and rhodium at $1,350/oz.

Gold gained $1.20 or 0.07% in New York and closed at $1,642.00/oz on Friday. Gold initially traded sideways in Asia and then took a dip downward to $1,631.37. A slight bounce now shows gold near $1,632.69 in European trading. 


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Silver Seen Over $40/oz in 2012 – Store of Value Remains Undervalued

Gold’s London AM fix this morning was USD 1,640.00, EUR 1,246.30, and GBP 1,018.25 per ounce. Yesterday's AM fix was USD 1,642.00, EUR 1,249.91 and GBP 1,022.73 per ounce.

Silver is trading at $31.78/oz, €24.10/oz and £19.73/oz. Platinum is trading at $1,578.00/oz, palladium at $659.90/oz and rhodium at $1,350/oz.


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Gold Still a Long Term Hedge and Less Volatile than Equities - WGC

Gold’s London AM fix this morning was USD 1,642.00, EUR 1,249.91, and GBP 1,022.73 per ounce. Friday's AM fix was USD 1,646.50, EUR 1,258.41and GBP 1,030.80 per ounce.

Silver is trading at $31.57/oz, €24.06/oz and £19.69/oz. Platinum is trading at $1,582.50/oz, palladium at $657.20/oz and rhodium at $1,350/oz.


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Central Banks Favour Gold as IMF Warns of “Collapse of Euro” and “Full Blown Panic in Financial Markets”

Gold’s London AM fix this morning was USD 1,646.50, EUR 1,258.41, and GBP 1,030.80 per ounce. Friday's AM fix was USD 1,652.00, EUR 1,255.51 and GBP 1,035.54 per ounce.


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US Editor of The Economist: “Paper Dollar” and “Paper Euro” Will “Debase” in a “Big Way”

Gold’s London AM fix this morning was USD 1,652.00, EUR 1,255.51, and GBP 1,035.54 per ounce. Friday's AM fix was USD 1,648.25, EUR 1,266.03 and GBP 1,040.69 per ounce.

Silver is trading at $31.72/oz, €24.15/oz and £19.88/oz. Platinum is trading at $1,568.68/oz, palladium at $650.20/oz and rhodium at $1,350/oz.


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Gold Consolidating Over €1,200/oz As Spanish 10 Year Hits 6.15%

Gold’s London AM fix this morning was USD 1,648.25, EUR 1,266.03, and GBP 1,040.69 per ounce. Friday's AM fix was USD 1,670.50, EUR 1,269.86 and GBP 1,048.91 per ounce.

Silver is trading at $31.48/oz, €24.16/oz and £19.87/oz. Platinum is trading at $1,571.50/oz, palladium at $638/oz and rhodium at $1,350/oz. 


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Gold To Repeat April, May and Q2 / Q3 2011 Gains in 2012?

Gold’s London AM fix this morning was USD 1,670.50, EUR 1,269.86, and GBP 1,048.91 per ounce. Yesterday's AM fix was USD 1,655.50, EUR 1,261.33 and GBP 1,039.04 per ounce.

Silver is trading at $32.39/oz, €24.53/oz and £20.27/oz. Platinum is trading at $1,597.50/oz, palladium at $644/oz and rhodium at $1,350/oz. 


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IMF: Gold Is Scarce “Safe Asset” And “Growing Shortage of Safe Assets”

 

Gold’s London AM fix this morning was USD 1,655.50, EUR 1,261.33, and GBP 1,039.04 per ounce. Yesterday's AM fix was USD 1,654.00, EUR 1,261.63 and GBP 1,040.25 per ounce.

Silver is trading at $31.56/oz, €24.01/oz and £19.78/oz. Platinum is trading at $1,583.75/oz, palladium at $637.50/oz and rhodium at $1,350/oz. 


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Chinese Gold Imports From Hong Kong Rise Nearly 13 Fold – PBOC Likely Buying Dip Again

Gold’s London AM fix this morning was USD 1,654.00, EUR 1,261.63, and GBP 1,040.25 per ounce. Yesterday's AM fix was USD 1,643.75, EUR 1,255.92 and GBP 1,037.72 per ounce.

Silver is trading at $31.66/oz, €24.08/oz and £19.87/oz. Platinum is trading at $1,591.50/oz, palladium at $636.30/oz and rhodium at $1,350/oz. 


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Japan Keeps Interest Rates Below 0.1% - Further Debasing Japanese Yen

Gold’s London AM fix this morning was USD 1,643.75, EUR 1,255.92, and GBP 1,037.72 per ounce. Thursday's AM fix was USD 1,622.50, EUR 1,239.21 and GBP 1,022.82 per ounce.

Silver is trading at $31.58/oz, €24.15/oz and £19.95/oz. Platinum is trading at $1,605.00/oz, palladium at $636.20/oz and rhodium at $1,350/oz. 


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Jim Rogers “I Will Buy More” Gold – Still Long Term Bullish

Gold’s London AM fix this morning was USD 1,622.50, EUR 1,239.21, and GBP 1,022.82 per ounce. Yesterday's AM fix was USD 1,631.75, EUR 1,239.65 and GBP 1,027.75 per ounce.

Silver is trading at $31.36/oz, €24.00/oz and £19.80/oz. Platinum is trading at $1,595.75/oz, palladium at $635.80/oz and rhodium at $1,350/oz. 


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Gold Down 2% On FOMC Minutes – Fundamental Support From Negative Real Interest Rates

Gold’s London AM fix this morning was USD 1,631.75, EUR 1,239.65, and GBP 1,027.75 per ounce. Yesterday's AM fix was USD 1,674.75, EUR 1,254.03 and GBP 1,044.17 per ounce.

Silver is trading at $32.01/oz, €24.31/oz and £20.16/oz. Platinum is trading at $1,622.20/oz, palladium at $640/oz and rhodium at $1,350/oz. 


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Gold Coins (US Mint) In Q1 2012 Show "No Hysteria and No Bubble"

Gold’s London AM fix this morning was USD 1,674.75, EUR 1,254.03, and GBP 1,044.17 per ounce. Yesterday's AM fix was USD 1,664.00, EUR 1,246.16 and GBP 1,037.54 per ounce.

Silver is trading at $32.95/oz, €24.70/oz and £20.58/oz. Platinum is trading at $1,657.25/oz, palladium at $655/oz and rhodium at $1,350/oz. 


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BRICs Bank To Rival World Bank and IMF and Challenge Dollar Dominance

Gold’s London AM fix this morning was USD 1,664.00, EUR 1,246.16, and GBP 1,037.54 per ounce. Friday's AM fix was USD 1,655.75, EUR 1,245.86 and GBP 1,041.22 per ounce.

Silver is trading at $32.41/oz, €24.29/oz and £20.21/oz. Platinum is trading at $1,634.50/oz, palladium at $651.96/oz and rhodium at $1,350/oz. 


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Gold Rises and Silver Surges In Q1 2012 - Fiat Currency Devaluation Continues

Gold’s London AM fix this morning was USD 1,660.75, EUR 1,245.31, and GBP 1,038.68 per ounce.

Yesterday's AM fix was USD 1,655.75, EUR 1,245.86 and GBP 1,041.22 per ounce.

Gold fell $3.00/oz or 0.18% in New York yesterday and closed at $1,660.10/oz. Gold traded sideways in Asia prior to seeing a slight climb to $1,665.55/oz in late Asian trading and is now trading in Europe near $1,662.65/oz.


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Iran Oil Flow Slows, Price Fears Rise – Risk of War to Support Gold

Gold’s London AM fix this morning was USD 1,655.75, EUR 1,245.86, and GBP 1,041.22 per ounce. Yesterday's AM fix was USD 1,677.00, EUR 1,255.62 and GBP 1,052.00 per ounce.

Silver is trading at $31.84/oz, €23.97/oz and £20.05/oz. Platinum is trading at $1,630.20/oz, palladium at $639./oz and rhodium at $1,350/oz. 


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Goldman Gold Bullish: $1785/oz in 3 Months; $1,840/oz in 6 Months and $1,940/oz in 12 Months

Gold’s London AM fix this morning was USD 1,677.00, EUR 1,255.62, and GBP 1,052.00 per ounce. Yesterday's AM fix was USD 1,694.00, EUR 1,266.54 and GBP 1,059.55 per ounce.

Silver is trading at $32.51/oz, €24.36/oz and £20.42/oz. Platinum is trading at $1,630.50/oz, palladium at $644./oz and rhodium at $1,425/oz. 


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Gold Nears $1,700/oz After Bernanke QE Hints, OECD $1.3 Trillion Eurozone ‘Firewall’ and Despite Indian Gold Strike

Gold’s London AM fix this morning was USD 1,694.00, EUR 1,266.54, and GBP 1,059.55 per ounce. Yesterday's AM fix was USD 1,658.00, EUR 1,255.02 and GBP 1,047.91 per ounce.

Silver is trading at $33.07/oz, €24.77/oz and £20.72/oz. Platinum is trading at $1,656.75/oz, palladium at $660./oz and rhodium at $1,425/oz. 

Gold rose 1.76% in New York yesterday and closed at $1,693.47/oz. Gold traded sideways during Asian trading and then buying in Europe drove it to over $1,696/oz.


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Gold Bar (1 Kilo) Filled With Tungsten Found in UK

Gold’s London AM fix this morning was USD 1,658.00, EUR 1,255.02, and GBP 1,047.91 per ounce.

Friday's AM fix was USD 1,651.00, EUR 1,246.04 and GBP 1,040.85 per ounce.

Gold rose 1.23% in New York on Friday and closed at $1,666.22/oz. Gold rose sharply at the open in Asia before determined selling at the $1,670/oz level saw gold fall. Weakness continued at the open in Europe which has gold now trading at $ 1,657.80/oz.