Category Archives: Gold Markets

The Case For Gold In Switzerland

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Switzerland is known for producing quality products, if its Swiss made then you expect it to be the best thing in the world. There is are Swiss watches, Swiss cheese, Swiss chocolate and Swiss gold. A lot of people don’t know that gold is the biggest export product in Switzerland but it has been since

Why do countries hoard gold

Countries may have moved away from the gold standard but many central banks still hold significant reserves of this precious metal. Central banks are always looking to increase their gold and add millions worth of gold bullion to their reserves. If central banks are hoarding so much gold this begs the question why would banks

Are We Ready For A Global Gold Deficit

The global demand for gold as a safe haven is growing but gold is increasingly being used in other industries like jewellery and electronics. Tons of gold bars and gold coins are bought every day but few people ever stop to think about how much more gold we can expect to get from this planet.

Gold In 2019 And Beyond

Gold has come a long way in the investment world. It is loved by both ordinary people and global power brokers. It has been considered as a long term investment for those who want to build a strong financial future especially in these uncertain times. 2018 has been particularly eventful with gold showing growth when

What the WGC thinks of gold in 2018

2018 is a good year for gold, That is what the World Gold Council (WGC) says. According to economic analysts, the S&P 500 struck an all-time highs but gold prevailed and finished stronger by 13.5%. This is the biggest annual gain since 2010. Gold outperformed a lot of other major assets. The weak US Dollar,

Russian Gold Sales Soar As Country Works Towards Cutting Its Dependence On The U.S Dollar

Russia has been buying up gold, increasing its gold reserves since March 2015. Speculators have been throwing the idea that Russia is working towards decoupling its economy from the Dollar, especially with the growing tensions that America has had with other countries primarily because of the tariffs and economic sanctions. Russia was the third biggest

Demand from Rural India raises Perth Mint December Gold Sales

The year ended on a stronger note for gold. The demand for gold surged thanks in part to the high crop prices that farmers in rural India are getting for their produce. It’s clear that gold has a great influence on the economy of a country. According to the Economic Times of India, the demand

How the Trump-North Korea Situation is Stimulating Gold

In the last few weeks, there has been a lot of tension in the Pacific as the Trump Administration decided to mobilise military forces near to the Korean Peninsula, a region that has always been hot. It was clear from the beginning that Trump was going to have a very different approach regarding the US

PAMP: What You Need to Know About this World-Class Bullion Company

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If you have any interest in the gold industry and bullion world, it could be important to know about the biggest players in town. There are too many companies in this sector, so it’s paramount to filter those that make the most significant impacts on the market. One of them is PAMP, a precious metal

The Turkish Precious Metal Market

The precious metal market in turkey in 2012 aroused the interest of the world partly due to the demand stemming from the Turkish market which astounded traders coupled with a rumour that Turkey was prepared to trade the precious metal with crude oil from Iran despite international sanctions. This was seen as a defiant move