Author: Mark O'Byrne

22
Feb
2017

Gold To Gain from Rising Inflation and Real Chinese Gold Demand Higher Than “Official”

Frank Holmes joins Lawrie Williams, Koos Jansen and many others in questioning the “official” Chinese gold demand numbers. Real gold demand is likely much higher than the official numbers by Frank Holmes Inflation just got another jolt, rising as much as 2.5 percent year-over-year in January, the highest such rate since March 2012. Led by higher […]

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21
Feb
2017

Russia Gold Buying Returns In January – Buys One Million Ounces

Russia Gold Buying Returns In January – Buys One Million Ounces Russia gold buying returned in January with the Russian central bank buying a very large 1 million ounces or 37 metric tonnes of gold bullion. The increase in the gold reserves came after Russia did not buy a single ounce in December – a move […]

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20
Feb
2017

Gold Is The “Ultimate Insurance Policy” As “Grave Concerns About Euro” – Greenspan

“The eurozone isn’t working …” warns Greenspan “I view gold as the primary global currency” said Greenspan “Significant increases in inflation will ultimately increase the price of gold” “Investment in gold now is insurance…” Source: Getty Alan Greenspan, the former head of the Federal Reserve has warned that the euro may collapse, saying that he has […]

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17
Feb
2017

Central Bank Wants Every Citizen To Own 3.5 Ounces of Gold

Central bank governor has “dream” for every citizen to own at least 100 grams of gold bullion Governor of Central Bank of Kyrgyzstan said the central bank had sold around 140 kilos of gold bullion to the domestic population already Central Asian country’s central bank continues to diversify into gold bullion “Gold can be stored for a […]

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15
Feb
2017

Silver Price To Surge As “Investors and Users Fighting Over Available Physical Supplies”

Silver Price To Surge As “Investors and Users Fighting Over Available Physical Supplies” One of the world’s foremost silver analysts Theodore Butler has elaborated on another “powerful” bullish factor which “screams at us to buy silver”. Mr. Butler is one of the leading experts on the silver market and he elaborates on his very positive outlook […]

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13
Feb
2017

French Election Could See Euro Break Up – New Global Crisis

David McWilliams, economist, writer and journalist, has warned that the coming French election may lead to the euro breaking up and that Ireland should have a ‘plan B’ and ‘print punts’ in order to be ready for the collapse of the “single currency.” David McWilliams at Ireland’s Banking Inquiry McWilliams writes This time last year, only […]

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08
Feb
2017

Gold Buying Russia To Intensify Reserve Diversification On Trump ‘Unpredictability’?

Gold Buying Russia To Increase Diversification On Trump ‘Unpredictability’? Russia’s massive and increasing gold bullion reserves are kept in tightly-guarded locations across Russia due to the fear of sanctions and the ‘unpredictability’ of Donald Trump according to The Sun and Russia Beyond The Headlines. Russia increased their gold reserves by a very large 199.1 tonnes […]

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07
Feb
2017

Gold Prices Rising Suggest “Impending Market Volatility”

Gold prices rising & up 6.6% YTD Signal “impending market volatility” World has never been more uncertain (see chart) Fear in Wall Street versus Fear in Washington Price of ‘plunge protection’ rising even as VIX remains low Smart money diversifying into gold Important to watch rising gold and rising bond yields  Gold may prove the […]

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06
Feb
2017

London Gold Bullion Banks To “Open Vaults” In Transparency Push

London Gold Bullion Banks To “Open Vaults” In Transparency Push London’s gold bullion market, which is centuries old, is said to be seeking transparency with plans to reveal how much gold bullion is held in vaults in and around London city according to gold bullion banks. These include gold bullion bars held and controlled by the […]

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31
Jan
2017

Precious Metals As Safe Havens – Reassessing Their Role

Precious Metals As Safe Havens – Reassessing Their Role New research confirms that not just gold but also the other precious metals –  silver, platinum and palladium bullion – act as safe havens, especially from ‘Economic Policy Uncertainty.’ This is something that is particularly prevalent today due to the ‘Hard Brexit’ impact on the UK and […]

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