Finance

JPMorgan not leaving physical commodities: report

Cecilia Jamasmie | November 3, 2014
JPMorgan not leaving physical commodities: report

The U.S. largest bank still plans to perform"traditional” activities in commodities such as financing, hedging, trading warrants on the London Metal Exchange and the vaulting of precious metals.

VIDEO: Axel Merk, Peter Schiff discuss contrarian investing

Peter Schiff - SchiffGold | November 13, 2014

Merk, a one-time Swiss resident, also provides insight into the Swiss Gold Initiative at the end of November.

Rocks to riches with Thomas Schuster

The Gold Report | November 13, 2014

The key to finding gold is understanding the rocks. Thomas Schuster is a geologist and mining analyst with a deep understanding of where the gold hides.

Peter Schiff - Euro Pacific Capital

It's the economy, and they're not stupid

The sharp rebuke to the Obama administration delivered by the mid-term elections should not be construed as an endorsement of the GOP, which remains as unpopular as ever.

INFOGRAPHIC: a history of notable stock bubbles

Visual Capitalist | October 29, 2014
Soap bubbles on blue sky

Asset bubbles go as far back as finance and speculation themselves. In the past, there have been bubbles in everything from tulips to railroads that have made or broke fortunes.

Citibank acquires Deutsche commodities trading book

Cecilia Jamasmie | October 21, 2014
Citibank acquires Deutsche commodities trading book

Tough regulations and worries about reputation have made trading commodities a source of worries for bank bosses.

Gold benefits from market uncertainty

GoldMoney | October 17, 2014
Resource market in good shape feat

After a prolonged period of low volatility as funds invested in ever-greater risk, markets have snapped and volatility has jumped.

Peter Schiff - Euro Pacific Capital

Governments need inflation, economies don't

In an article in the UK's Telegraph on October 10, veteran economic correspondent Ambrose Evans-Pritchard laid bare the essential truth of the nearly universal current embrace of inflation as an economic panacea.

Catalyst check: natural resources watchlist at three months

The Gold Report | October 6, 2014

In June the Gold Report Publisher, Jason Mallin, asked a panel of experts picking a portfolio of stocks with upside potential for the 2014 Streetwise Reports Natural Resources Watchlist. Here's the result.

The sound money business: four years past and future forecast

Peter Schiff - SchiffGold | October 3, 2014

I have reason to believe that over the next four years, gold and silver investors will witness shocking macroeconomic events that put to rest any doubts about the importance of having sound money in every portfolio.

Visual Capitalist

INFOGRAPHIC: The history of currency in 10 different countries

Visual Capitalist | October 2, 2014
PNG: The gold producing country nobody was talking about, until now

There are almost 200 fiat currencies today. Here is a quick snapshot of ten significant countries and their history with currency.

Peter Schiff - Euro Pacific Capital

Economic atonement

Increasingly, economists are calling the tune to which businesses and consumers dance.

Demand for physical gold remains strong as bullion banks suppress prices.

David Levenstein | September 30, 2014

September has been a poor month for precious metals. Gold is down 5.2%, despite it being gold’s strongest month from a seasonal perspective.

Jay Taylor urges investors to stay liquid for the coming gold boom

The Gold Report | September 29, 2014
What’s next for gold?

Jay Taylor doesn't beat around the bush—he believes the price of gold is being suppressed to support the U.S. dollar and underwrite American foreign policy.

$1200 for gold underpinned by physical demand

GoldMoney | September 28, 2014

This week saw gold rally $15 to $1233 on Tuesday before sliding to $1207 yesterday morning, then rallying in the afternoon.

Valuing gold and turkey farming

GoldMoney | September 26, 2014

Today’s financial markets are built on the sand of unsound currencies.

Low metal prices put chill on global mineral exploration

Cecilia Jamasmie | September 24, 2014
Low metal prices put chill on global mineral exploration

Fresh data suggests it is still too early to celebrate a recovery in the sector.

Despite growing risks it's still Janet Yellen's market

The current stock market is earning a deserved reputation as being coated in Teflon. Bad or disappointing news just doesn't appear to stick, and has done nothing to slow the market's upward trajectory.

Will Canadian regulators be able to avoid the final fatal crash of the TSX Venture Exchange?

Dr. Volkmar Hable | September 2, 2014

The last 3 years have seen a meltdown in the TSX-V share values that brought it right back to where it started almost 10 years ago.

How is Doug Casey preparing for a crisis worse than 2008?

The Mining Report | September 2, 2014
doug casey 333

He and his fellow millionaires are getting back to basics.

Gold: The thin end of the wedge

Bob Kirtley - Gold-Prices.biz | September 2, 2014

Gold had a horrendous year in 2013 disappointing many of its supporters; however, 2014 started brightly bringing with it much hope for an attempt at achieving new record highs.

Gold seasonality chart points to strong gains Sept through February

Gold Stock Bull | September 2, 2014

The month of September has historically been the strongest for precious metals. Since the start of the current bull market, gold has averaged a gain of 2.6% during the month of September.

CFR recommends policy shift that is very bullish for gold

Gold Stock Bull | August 27, 2014

The “Foreign Affaird” publication of the influential and policy-setting Council of Foreign Relations made an announcement that could have huge ramifications for monetary policy going forward.

Will there be a ‘New Gold Rush?’ — Ian Gordon, Longwave Analytics

Sprott Group | August 26, 2014

Ian Gordon created Longwave Analytics, which studies the Longwave principle, by which economies obey long-term cyclical trends of expansion and contraction.

The game of politics and why it is imperative to hold gold and silver

David Levenstein | August 26, 2014

We are experiencing some very strange times. People are turning on one another over everything from race and religion to socio-economic status. Governments are waging wars against not just foreign governments, but their own citizens resulting in standoffs in suburban streets!

Michael Fowler: Juniors and midtiers poised for M&A-fueled breakout once gold recovers

The Gold Report | August 25, 2014
Juniors and Midtiers Poised for M&A-Fueled Breakout Once Gold Recovers

Michael Fowler, senior mining analyst with Toronto-based Loewen, Ondaatje & McCutcheon, says majors need development-stage companies with high-grade, near-term production assets

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