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blog.milesfranklin.com / By Bill Holter / April 9th, 2014
I listened to an interview yesterday by Greg Hunter of Jim Willie. Of particular interest to me was what Willie said beginning at “38 minutes” into the interview. He claims that Russia and China will present “gold backed” currencies this year and that there will also [...]
gata.org / By Shahbaz Rana / Fri, 2014-04-04 04:57
ISLAMABAD, Pakistan — Pakistan has refused to sell gold worth $2.7 billion, citing national security reasons, as the International Monetary Fund pushes Islamabad to convert the precious metal into cash to build foreign currency reserves, the global lender’s report revealed Friday.
The gold price didn’t do much during Far East trading on their Thursday, but was up a couple of bucks by the London open. The selling began at the point—and the low of day came shortly after 12 o’clock noon BST. [...]
goldmoney.com / By Alasdair Macleod / 28 March 2014
The correction in the gold price continued this week, falling another $40 to a low of $1290 yesterday. In all, gold has retraced nearly half this year’s rise and silver has retraced most of its rise since end-January, with the gold/silver ratio increasing to over 65 [...]
news.goldseek.com / By: David Chapman / 28 March 2014
The above chart had always been interesting. The chart compares the US debt limit with the rise in debt and the rise in the price of gold. As the US debt limit was increased and the US debt grew, gold prices appeared to move in lockstep. [...]
ingoldwetrust.ch / by Koos Jansen on March 27, 2014 at 1:17 am
I probably missed this story because I didn’t have blog when this came out in 2011, but apparently the official gold reserves of the United States are being audited every year. I thought the last audit was done in 1974, based on [...]
usatoday.com / By Eric McWhinnie / March 22, 2014 12:03 p.m
Discussions involving gold hoarders tend to generate images of the stereotypical nervous Nellie hiding out somewhere in the wilderness. Uncivilized and irrational, they count their so-called barbaric stacks of gold, which are located next to a lifetime supply of canned goods. While this portrayal [...]
As the dust settles in Kiev, another money trail has been revealed…
According to reports out of Kiev (see links below), the US has quietly transfers 33 tons of Ukrainian gold out of the country and back to vaults in the US. Presumably, this sovereign wealth transfer [...]
zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / 03/10/2014 21:55 -0400
A curious story, and one which should be taken with a mine of salt, has surfaced out of the pro-Russian newspaper Iskra, which reports – so far on an entirely unsubstantiated basis – that last Friday, in a mysterious operation under the cover [...]
Could an announcement about huge new Chinese gold reserves be the next trigger for higher gold prices? Chinese gold buying has been on a roll over the past year and it would come as no great surprise to many in the industry.
Bloomberg’s Olivia Sterns and Bloomberg Industries’ Kenneth Hoffman [...]
The gold price didn’t do much when Far East trading began on their Thursday—and shortly after trading began, the price started drifting quietly lower. The low tick came shortly after 8:30 a.m. GMT in London—and it began to rally quietly from [...]
Frankfurt (dpa) – The 300 tons of gold that Germany is bringing home from a New York strongroom is being transported little by little and will take until 2020 to complete, the German central bank said Thursday.
Emotions have regularly flared in Germany about why 45 per cent of the country‘s [...]
zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / 01/23/2014 08:15 -0500
Over the past year India’s attempt to impose price controls on gold imports has only achieved one thing: forced citizens to find ever newer and more creative means of smuggling gold. It has gotten so bad Indians are now smuggling the yellow metal through Pakistan, on [...]
Gold prices rose today after the falls this week led to bargain hunting. Gold rose in price after CNBC reported that India’s Congress President Sonia Gandhi has sought a lowering of import duty on gold.
The People’s Bank of China website reports China’s gold reserves [...]
The Internet is abuzz with rumours that China may be about to reveal its new official gold reserves with a total of up to 5,000 tonnes way above its previous 2009 tally of 1,054 tonnes. Last week the world’s second largest economy pumped in $42 billion to shore up [...]
zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden on 01/19/2014 19:00
The topic of China’s below the radar accumulation of gold is nothing new: first revealed here in September 2011as part of a Wikileaks intercept, watchers of Chinese gold imports have been stunned by the ravenous pace with which Chinese customers have been gobbling up both domestic and [...]
jessescrossroadscafe.blogspot.com / Jesse / 16 JANUARY 2014
This is what China is willing to officially report, that they have expanded their official gold reserves by 76%, to 2,710 tonnes. China is now behind the US and Germany, which say that they hold 8,133.5 and 3,391.3 tonness respectively. China has already surpassed Italy [...]
ingoldwetrust.ch / by Koos Jansen on January 10, 2014 at 6:16 pm
Only 11 % of Dutch official gold reserves, which is 613 tons in total, is stored in Amsterdam. The rest is held abroad; 20 % in Ottawa, 20 % in London and 49 % in New York. Because of my believe gold will [...]
silverdoctors.com / BY THE DOC / DECEMBER 31, 2013
In the end-stages of 2013, in between December 16th and 20th, the “Chinese Aunties” have withdrawn 55 tons of gold from the vaults of the Shanghai Gold Exchange. That’s more than the official gold reserves of Finland and most likely more than what has been globally [...]
peakprosperity.com / by Alasdair Macleod / Friday, December 6, 2013, 12:53 AM
The history of gold’s flight to the developing world
Western central banks have tried to shake off the constraints of gold for a long time, which has created enormous difficulties for them. They have generally succeeded in managing opinion in the developed [...]
Swiss ministers are opposing a plan to haul back the country’s gold reserves stored abroad.
The seven-member ruling Federal Council, which includes the president, agreed Wednesday that it opposes the popular referendum expected to go before voters within several years. A “yes” vote would ban the Swiss [...]
"Many gold bugs readily admit silver to be more depressed than gold. Ted Butler stated long ago that not even gold has a users association. The fact of the existence of this group is another of many proofs that synthetic money creators hate and fear silver even more than their loathing for gold." - Charles Savoie