The Most Important UK Election of the Century So Far

There’s only one story in the UK this morning – it’s the day Britain goes to the polls. It’s no exaggeration to say that this election is probably the most important of the century so far. If the ruling Conservative party wins a clear majority, then some form of Brexit is almost certain to go ahead.

If the Conservatives fail to win a majority, then, depending on the final makeup of any government, Brexit will likely be delayed or even derailed, with a second referendum or even outright cancellation on the cards.

In the run up to this election, polls have so far suggested that a majority for the Conservative party is the most likely outcome. But if the last four years or so have taught us anything at all, it’s that the “most likely” outcome is not always the one that wins out on the day.

The polls open at 7am and close at 10pm, at which point we will get an exit poll, which could be market moving.

Sign up to Money Morning daily email


NEWS & COMMENTARY

Gold little changed as U.S. tariff deadline approaches

United Kingdom votes to decide the fate of Brexit, again

Sterling derivative markets flash red as British election gets underway

Swiss National Bank indicates negative rates to stay for long haul

Saudi Aramco shares surge 10% as historic IPO begins trading (valuation of $1.88 trillion) 
 
 After year of living dangerously, Fed likely to signal time to lay low

The Fed is expected to hold rates steady and vow to keep short-term lending markets stable

Repo rupture at year-end could lead to ‘QE4’ – Credit Suisse analyst 


GOLD PRICES (USD, GBP & EUR – AM/ PM LBMA Fix)

11-Dec-19 1468.05 1466.80, 1116.89 1112.71 & 1324.92 1322.47
10-Dec-19 1464.45 1464.95, 1112.25 1112.04 & 1322.69 1322.26
09-Dec-19 1463.60 1461.70, 1112.04 1111.48 & 1323.09 1320.06
06-Dec-19 1474.85 1459.65, 1122.80 1112.40 & 1328.54 1320.25
05-Dec-19 1474.60 1475.95, 1122.76 1122.31 & 1329.65 1329.54
04-Dec-19 1475.85 1475.10, 1131.53 1125.94 & 1332.54 1327.89
03-Dec-19 1470.40 1477.30, 1132.50 1136.78 & 1328.51 1333.12
02-Dec-19 1457.50 1461.15, 1130.00 1130.05 & 1323.26 1321.17
29-Nov-19 1456.35 1460.15, 1129.55 1131.32 & 1323.24 1327.42
28-Nov-19 1457.55 1454.65, 1127.27 1127.35 & 1323.60 1321.84



Watch Our Latest Video Update Here


SIGN UP FOR OUR AWARD WINNING MARKET UPDATES HERE


Mark O'Byrne

Also on news-goldcore-com

Videos

Gold Mining Operation Supply Issues Points to a Sustained Bull Market for Gold

What could send gold to $5000 per ounce?

Is it Good to Buy Gold Now?

Blog posts

Gold as a Currency- Interactive Gold Charts

Gold has a long history as a currency and as part of the monetary system. The use of gold as a currency dates back to 600 BC in what is present-day Turkey. Coins were first made of electrum – which is an alloy made up of gold and silver, with trace amounts of other metals. […]

READ MORE

Gold Mining Operation Supply Issues Points to a Sustained Bull Market for Gold

David Garofalo, the Ex Goldcorp CEO and the man that presided over its $32bn merger with Newmont mining is the guest on GoldCore TV this week. He discuss how the growing supply and demand imbalances in the market point to the potential for a prolonged bull market for gold. Watch the Video to Learn More Make […]

READ MORE

Is Gold Still a Safe Haven Asset?

Another strike against Bitcoin this week. We discuss bitcoin often because it has been touted as an alternative to gold in many circles. Many of these claims are unsubstantiated and some are outright false. Also, as long-term physical metals investors, we care enough to tackle these falsehoods head on. Commercials are circulating from crypto companies […]

READ MORE

Featured

Silver – 7 Reasons it is Still Set to Soar

READ MORE

Gold, the Tried-and-True Inflation Hedge for What’s Coming!

READ MORE

How High is Too High for Rising Government Bond Yields?

READ MORE
Newsletter
Category
Archives
Popular

No posts available

Videos

Gold Mining Operation Supply Issues Points to a Sustained Bull Market for Gold

What could send gold to $5000 per ounce?

Is it Good to Buy Gold Now?

Blog posts

Gold as a Currency- Interactive Gold Charts

Gold has a long history as a currency and as part of the monetary system. The use of gold as a currency dates back to 600 BC in what is present-day Turkey. Coins were first made of electrum – which is an alloy made up of gold and silver, with trace amounts of other metals. […]

READ MORE

Gold Mining Operation Supply Issues Points to a Sustained Bull Market for Gold

David Garofalo, the Ex Goldcorp CEO and the man that presided over its $32bn merger with Newmont mining is the guest on GoldCore TV this week. He discuss how the growing supply and demand imbalances in the market point to the potential for a prolonged bull market for gold. Watch the Video to Learn More Make […]

READ MORE

Is Gold Still a Safe Haven Asset?

Another strike against Bitcoin this week. We discuss bitcoin often because it has been touted as an alternative to gold in many circles. Many of these claims are unsubstantiated and some are outright false. Also, as long-term physical metals investors, we care enough to tackle these falsehoods head on. Commercials are circulating from crypto companies […]

READ MORE

Featured

Silver – 7 Reasons it is Still Set to Soar

READ MORE

Gold, the Tried-and-True Inflation Hedge for What’s Coming!

READ MORE

How High is Too High for Rising Government Bond Yields?

READ MORE