24
May
2016

World’s Largest Asset Manager Blackrock: “Perfect Time and Place” For Gold

The world’s largest asset manager, Blackrock Inc., has written a note about gold in which it suggests that this is the “perfect time and place” for gold due to “low and even negative yields, slow growth and potential signs of rising inflation.” BlackRock has over $4.6 trillion in assets under management and provides guidance to […]

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23
May
2016

Buy Gold As “Extremely Low-Risk Asset” – Rogoff Advises Creditor Nations

Buy gold as it is an “extremely low-risk asset” is the advice of Professor Kenneth Rogoff to emerging market, creditor nation central banks including the People’s Bank of China (PBOC). Rogoff believes that there is a good case to be made that emerging market central banks, such as the People’s Bank of China who have over $3.3 trillion […]

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20
May
2016

Buy Silver – “Best Precious Metals Trade”

  “Buy silver, sell gold” is the bold call of currency and money analyst Dominic Frisby in the latest edition of best selling Money Week. Frisby looks at the relative value of silver to gold and comes to the conclusion that silver is a better buy right now. We share his bullish view on silver […]

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19
May
2016

Bank Bail-Ins Pose Risks To Retail Investors and Depositors

Bank bail-ins pose risks to retail investors and especially savers throughout the western world. The new bail-in rules have been made operational since the beginning of this year in the EU and in many other countries, yet the risks and ramifications of bail ins have been largely ignored in most of the media. The Financial Times […]

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18
May
2016

Buy Gold and Silver Coins and Bars – Leading Irish Financial Adviser

Buy gold and silver coins and bars for delivery and storage has advocated a leading Irish financial adviser. Eddie Hobbs has given advice to his clients and says that they should buy silver and gold bullion in order to protect from the coming global financial crisis. In his most recent research report, ‘Outlook, May 2016’ he said […]

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17
May
2016

George Soros Buying Gold ETF, Sells Shares In Q1

George Soros, who once called gold “the ultimate bubble,” has resumed buying the gold ETF and shares after a three-year hiatus. Soros Gets Gold Badly Wrong In 2010 – Gold in USD (2009 to 2012) The billionaire investor yesterday disclosed that in the first quarter he bought 1.05 million shares in SPDR Gold Trust, the world’s […]

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16
May
2016

Hedge Funds Buy Silver As Silver Bullion Deficit Surges

– Hedge funds have taken a record net-long silver position – CFTC data shows – Precious metal surges 26% in 2016 on Fed, industrial & investment demand – Cumulative global silver bullion deficit surges on revised data Hedge Funds Keep Betting On Silver (Bloomberg) Gold up for 2nd day on China data, weaker stock markets […]

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13
May
2016

Ryanair CEO On BREXIT, Contagion, The EU and Gold

Michael O’Leary was forthright, opinionated and humorous as ever today at a Bloomberg News conference where he warned that Brexit could lead to contagion. The CEO of one of Europe’s largest airlines said that the airline would be unlikely to diversify into gold, as it is in his eyes a “risky asset.” Ryanair CEO, Michael O’Leary handed […]

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12
May
2016

Global Gold Investment Demand Surges Record 122% In Quarter 1, 2016

Global gold demand surged a record 21% and gold investment demand a record 122% in Q1, 2016 according to the World Gold Council who released their ‘Gold Demand Trends Q1 2016’ report today. The report is a leading industry resource for data and opinion on global gold demand. The quarterly publication examines demand trends by […]

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11
May
2016

Gold Bullion Is “Long Term Insurance Policy” – HSBC’s Steel

Gold bullion is a “long term insurance policy” according to James Steel, chief commodities analyst at HSBC, who spoke with Tom Keene about what’s driving gold markets on “Bloomberg Surveillance” yesterday. (Source: Bloomberg) In Bloomberg’s “Single Best Chart,” Keene displays inflation adjusted ‘London gold prices’ going back to 1950. Steel is cautious on gold in the short […]

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