03
Dec
2015

Brexit: Was The Iron Lady’s Warning of EU ‘Superstate’ Correct?

Britain is continuing to debate its role and its participation within the European Union in preparation for a major vote on whether to leave the union altogether. There are indications that the referendum – known as Brexit – is likely to be held in 2016. It could be argued that Britain was always a reluctant […]

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03
Dec
2015

Breaking Gold News and Commentary (03 December, 2015)

IMPORTANT NEWS Gold slumps to 2010 lows on U.S. rate hike prospects – Reuters Gold Gets Next Slam as Assets in Top ETP Sink Most Since `11 – Bloomberg Gold Reels as Most Accurate Forecaster Says Liftoff Near Certain – Bloomberg Why Bankruptcy Might Be the Mining Industry’s Last Best Hope – Bloomberg India government official floats […]

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02
Dec
2015

Breaking Gold News and Commentary (02 December, 2015)

Photo: MoneyWeek IMPORTANT NEWS Gold Stabilizes In Asia Trade – WSJ Asia stocks wary, dollar knocked after weak U.S. data – Reuters Gold settles lower as investors look for hints on Fed decision – MarketWatch Manufacturing in U.S. Unexpectedly Shrinks Most Since June 2009 – Bloomberg Hedge funds have never bet this much on a falling […]

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01
Dec
2015

Breaking Gold News and Commentary (01 December, 2015)

Norway’s vast petroleum fund is ditching bonds for London property (Photo: The Telegraph) IMPORTANT NEWS Gold rallies 1 percent on short covering, drop in dollar – Reuters U.S. Mint American Eagle gold coin sales surge, silver at record – Reuters U.S. platinum jewelry imports surge in Q3; gold, silver also up – Reuters China boosts gold […]

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30
Nov
2015

Breaking Gold News and Commentary (30 November, 2015)

Black Friday sales in Manhattan Photo: Reuters/Andrew Kelly IMPORTANT NEWS Gold prices under pressure as dollar climbs – The Bullion Desk Gold Heads for Worst Month Since 2013 as Central Banks Diverge – Bloomberg Gold poised for worst monthly dip in 2-1/2 years – Reuters Holiday shopping unlikely to cheer many investors – Reuters IMF to make Chinese yuan […]

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27
Nov
2015

Breaking Gold News and Commentary (27 November, 2015)

IMPORTANT NEWS Gold close to lowest in nearly six years on stronger dollar – Reuters Gold flat as US celebrates – Proactive Investors Indian gold demand seen falling to 8-year low in festive quarter – Reuters Gold Trades Sideways in Asia – WSJ Gold Heads for Sixth Weekly Decline as Fed Rate Decision Looms – Bloomberg IMPORTANT ANALYSIS The falls […]

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26
Nov
2015

Breaking Gold News and Commentary (26 November, 2015)

IMPORTANT NEWS Most U.S. Stocks Gain With Dollar on Strong Data as Oil Climbs – Bloomberg Gold ends lower as U.S. data maintains rate-hike expectations – MarketWatch Sell gold because of Draghi? That’s ridiculous – CNBC Gold inches down, as mixed data provides few clues on rate hike timing – Investing.com The gold that’s as light as AIR: New […]

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25
Nov
2015

Breaking Gold News and Commentary (25 November, 2015)

A total of 4,166 Roman coins found in excellent condition in Ueken, Switzerland (AFP Photo) IMPORTANT NEWS Gold rises 1 percent on softer dollar, Turkey-Russia tensions – Reuters Gold Ends Higher As Middle East Tensions Spur Haven Demand – WSJ Gold extends gains on geopolitical tensions but US rate view drags – Reuters Asia Stocks Slip as Syria Angst Buoys Gold; […]

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24
Nov
2015

Breaking Gold News and Commentary (24 November, 2015)

Richard Russell, Dow Theory Letters (Photo: Bloomberg/Family photo) IMPORTANT NEWS Gold, silver, platinum at multi-year lows on robust dollar, Fed view – Reuters Gold Falls on Stronger Dollar, Negative Sentiment – WSJ Gold posts lowest close since February 2010 – MarketWatch Gold drops towards 6-year low on dollar, US rate hike view – Reuters Richard Russell, Publisher of Dow […]

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23
Nov
2015

Breaking Gold News and Commentary (23 November, 2015)

IMPORTANT NEWS Gold extends losses on US rate hike view, stronger dollar – Reuters Gold ends lower, logs fifth weekly loss in a row – MarketWatch Copper Slumps Below $4,500, Nickel Plunges 5% as Metals Slide – Bloomberg Gold Drops on Outlook for Rates as Silver Slumps to Six-Year Low – Bloomberg Hedge Funds Are Back to […]

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