Monthly Archives: October 2014

31
Oct
2014

Gold Falls, Stocks Record Highs as Japan Goes ‘Weimar’, “Here Be Dragons”

Stocks globally surged, while gold fell sharply today despite renewed irrational exuberance on hopes that the Bank of Japan’s vastly increasing money printing will fill some of the gaps left by the apparent end of Federal Reserve bond buying. 

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30
Oct
2014

Fed Ends QE? Greenspan Says Gold “Measurably” “Higher” In 5 Years

As expected, the Fed announced yesterday it would end its six year money printing and bond buying programme.

Given the fragile nature of the U.S. economy, Eurozone economy and indeed the global economy, Fed critics continue to believe that this may be a short term hiatus prior to a resumption of QE, if asset prices start to fall or economic growth falters.

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29
Oct
2014

U.S. Mint Gold Coin Sales Near 60,000 Ounces In October – Swiss Gold Initiative Leading To Increase In Demand?

The U.S. Mint has sold nearly 60,000 ounces of American Eagle gold coins so far in October due to increased global demand from store of wealth buyers as economic and geopolitical uncertainty increased.

With only three business days left until the end of October, the U.S. Mint has sold 59,500 American Eagle bullion one ounce gold coins. On a year-on-year basis, U.S. gold coin sales in October are up 21% from 48,500 ounces in October 2013.  

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28
Oct
2014

Omniscient Federal Reserve Captures The Capital Market, For Now. Gold Beckons.

A cursory glance at the various financial news media this morning shows nothing particularly unusual for these unusual times. The ECB have paraded a list for stress tested banks and the market shrugged. However, there is a disturbing thread running through most of the stories to which we have become immune but which would have been considered highly unusual at almost any time in the twentieth century. And that thread is the influence of the Federal Reserve in practically every key market in the world. 

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24
Oct
2014

Swiss ‘Yes’ and ‘No’ Gold Initiative Campaigns Compete at Launches in Bern

by Ronan Manly, GoldCore Consultant
Contents
– Introduction
– ‘Yes’ Campaign Launch
– Paper Decays, Gold Holds Its Value
– ‘No’ Campaign Launch – Alphabet Soup
– Unsaleable Gold Like an Unusable Fire Extinguisher?
– Swiss Electorate 5.2 Million
– Double Majority Including Cantons
– Referendas by the Dozen
– Sometimes There are Shock Results

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23
Oct
2014

Prepare for Global Gold Confiscation and Orwell’s 1984, Warns Rickards

Microchips embedded in the arms of citizens to track their activities, the total destruction of the middle classes and a cashless economy where an authoritarian state can freeze the accounts of dissenting citizens excluding them from all economic activity….. These are all part of the cheery scenario painted by the highly respected author and IMF-insider with connections to the Pentagon, Jim Rickards in his most recent article for Agora Financial.

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22
Oct
2014

India Gold Demand Surges 450% and Bank of Russia Demand At 15 Year High

Demand for gold continues to be robust and has indeed increased significantly in recent weeks despite gold’s most recent paper driven gold weakness.

Demand in China and India surged again and gold reserve diversification by the central bank of Russia hit a new record high in September as geopolitical tensions rose. 

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21
Oct
2014

First Swiss Gold Poll Shows Pro-Gold Side In Lead At 45%

The first poll of how the Swiss people will vote in the “Save Our Swiss Gold” initiative on November 30th shows that the Swiss are leaning towards voting for the pro-gold initiative. 

Gold Initiative Poll Results –  20 Minuten

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20
Oct
2014

Euro Risk Due To Possible Return of Italy To Lira – Drachmas, Escudos, Pesetas and Punts?

The European status quo and EU elites are becoming increasingly concerned by popular calls in Italy for Italy to leave the European Monetary Union and the euro "as soon as possible" and return to the lira. 


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17
Oct
2014

“Save Our Swiss Gold ” – Game Changer For Gold?

by Ronan Manly, GoldCore Consultant
Contents
– Foreword
– Introduction
– Success of Swiss People’s Party (SVP)
– Direct Democracy and Popular Initiatives
– Petition Filing
– Initiative Launch
– Motivation for the Initiative
– Gathering the People’s 100,000 Signatures
– Gold Initiative Gets Over 107,000 Signatures
– Selling The Swiss Family’s Gold 

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