Gold: Global currencies and demand

Guest post from The Bullion Baron An interesting article was posted on Mineweb earlier this week comparing the performance of Gold over several currencies. The 4 currencies it was compared in were the US Dollar, Renminbi, Indian Rupee and Euro. With the growth of three tied so closely it was almost just a comparison of


Gold and Silver – to the moon Alice?

Comex gold futures prices closed sharply higher yesterday at a fresh all-time record high close of $1,431.20 an ounce. Silver also hit 31 year highs. The double crunch of very accomodative US monetary policy with inflation in most developed and all emerging economies plus the ongoing Arabian/oil revolution stand out as possible fundamental factors affecting