26
Jan
2017

Switzerland’s Gold Exports To China Surge To 158 Tons In December

Switzerland’s Gold Exports To China Surge To 158 Tonnes In December Switzerland’s gold bullion exports to China saw a huge jump in December, climbing to 158 tons versus a much lower 30.6 tons in November –  a jump of 416%. According to Eddie van der Walt as reported on the Bloomberg terminal this morning, total Swiss […]

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25
Jan
2017

Blockchain – Central Banks Banking On It

Blockchain – Central Banks Banking On Blockchain “The root problem with conventional currency is all the trust that’s required to make it work. The central bank must be trusted not to debase the currency, but the history of fiat currencies is full of breaches of that trust …” Satoshi Nakamoto (Unknown person or persons who […]

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24
Jan
2017

Sharia Standard May See Gold Surge

Sharia Standard May See Gold Surge In Value “The introduction of a Sharia standard for gold will not only be good for investors but also for gold producing countries and even individual mining operations”, according to The National in an article published this morning. “The new Sharia gold standard is very important as it allows […]

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23
Jan
2017

Gold Price To 2 Month High As Fiery Trump Declares World Order

Gold price to 2 month high as fiery Trump declares New American Order – ‘Trumponomics’: Politics and economic policy in 140 characters – The ‘intelligence’ according to Trump – Trump, Putin and Russia – the great bromance – Trump – Bull in a China shop – Trade and currency wars with China and other nations – Trump – Fan of gold […]

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20
Jan
2017

Gold’s Gains 15% In Inauguration Years Since 1974

– Gold’s average gains in inauguration years of 15% since 1974 – First year of new President frequently a time of increased uncertainties and risks – Gold rose 30% in the 12 months after Obama inauguration – Massive political uncertainty – President’s conflict with the CIA – ‘Strong dollar policy’ to end as U.S. has $120 trillion […]

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19
Jan
2017

Turkey, ‘Axis of Gold’ and the End of US Dollar Hegemony

Turkey, Gold and US Dollar Hegemony Introduction Buy Gold and Lira, Sell Dollars To End “Economic Sabotage” – PM of Turkey Gold Imports to Turkey Surge 688% In December ‘Tough Turkey’ today Affinity for gold to save the day? Central bank gold demand Personal accumulation Country’s gold reserves Turkey Iran gold conduit Axis of Evil […]

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18
Jan
2017

Gold Up 5.5% YTD – Hard Brexit Cometh and Weaker Dollar Under Trump

GOLD PRICES UP 5.5% YTD – CONCERNS OF “CALAMITOUS SELF-HARM” TO EU FROM BREXIT AND TRUMP DOLLAR COMMENTS SUPPORT GOLD Gold prices extended their run of gains to a seventh session and added another $12 to $1,215 an ounce yesterday. Gold prices have consolidated on those gains today and are now up 5.5% in dollar and […]

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17
Jan
2017

Bitcoin and Gold – Outlook and Safe Haven?

Bitcoin and Gold – Outlook, Volatility and Safe Haven Diversification – Recent performance of Bitcoin and Gold – Price outlook – Bitcoin, China and capital flight – Exchanges of value? – Can bitcoin rival gold as a safe haven? – ‘Bitcoin vs Gold’ or ‘bitcoin and gold’? – Importance of diversification – Conclusion: A monetary and financial […]

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16
Jan
2017

Physical Gold Will ‘Trump’ Paper Gold

Physical Gold Market Will Trump Paper Gold John Hathaway of Tocqueville Funds says the physical gold market will defeat the paper gold market leading to a much higher price for the monetary metal in the coming months and years in his Tocqueville Gold Strategy Investor Letter (Fourth Quarter 2016 Investor Letter): Gold rose 8.5% for […]

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13
Jan
2017

Gold Lower Before Trump Presidency – Strong Gains Akin To After Obama Inauguration

Gold prices have had a good start to 2017 and has made gains in the majority of currencies, building on the strong gains seen in 2016. So far in 2017, gold is 3.5% higher in dollars, 2.3% higher in euros and 4% higher in sterling. Gold Annual Returns During First Four Years Of Obama Presidency – Goldprice.org […]

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