Inflation down, gold up” isn’t something you are likely to hear in the near future, but that doesn’t necessarily make it untrue. UK consumer-price inflation was reported at 0% for February but at the same time gold priced in British … Read More
After 2013 belonged to equities and gold prices sank, 2014 saw a split between the US and the rest of the world thanks to the rising dollar. Gold gained over 6% in 2014 for UK investors as the FTSE All … Read More
Highlights from last week in gold. Gold dumps 3.5% only to spike then drop back on airliner horror… Janet Yellen shares her stock tips, investors buy bonds… Pound tops 6-year highs after London house prices show fastest rise ever… India’s … Read More
India loves gold so much, the government last year slammed the door on new imports to try and stem the country’s huge trade deficit. It worked, at least on paper. India’s current account deficit fell 65% between 2013 and 2014. … Read More
Tedious Shocker for Financial Boredom In the markets this week… Gold & silver do their job, rise as stock markets fall… Gold ATM does its job again, wins a little PR for coin shop… New York police do their job, … Read More
Week’s highlights Gold and silver rise for the week vs. Dollar… ECB fails to devalue the Euro, QE next… World stockmarkets hit new record highs regardless… London Fix – Priceless Irony The race is on then to replace London’s Silver … Read More
This week’s highlights. Gold falls 2% to 16-week low of $1261 per ounce… Silver holds steadier, keeps flattening above $19… Asia & European equities struggle to follow Wall Street’s new record highs… Dollar pushes Euro to 15-week low, Sterling tests … Read More
The Eurozone central banks, plus Switzerland, have signed a new gold sales agreement. It will start running when the current deal expires in September. The deal was first signed in September 1999, after the UK Treasury had dumped half the … Read More
FOR A NATION where gold investment and ownership matters so very much, politicians in India have gone awful quiet about its de facto ban on gold imports during the current national elections. Finally ending in Varanasi on Monday after four … Read More
The week’s highlights Wall Street hits record, gold cuts 2014 gain to 6%… US Fed tapers again yet Dollar also slips… Silver tanks and rallies, but trades 2% down for 2014… Sterling jumps as housing, spending jump back to 2007… … Read More
Adrian Ash is head of research at BullionVault, the physical gold and silver exchange for private investors online. Formerly head of editorial at the UK's largest publisher of regulated financial advice, he has been writing daily on the gold market since 2003.
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