Arkadiusz Sieroń

Arkadiusz Sieroń is the author of Sunshine Profits’ monthly Gold Market Overview report, in which he keeps subscribers up-to-date regarding key fundamental developments affecting the gold market and helps them prepare for the major changes. Arkadiusz is a certified Investment Adviser, a long-time precious metals market enthusiast, and a Ph.D. candidate. He is also a Laureate of the 6th International Vernon Smith Prize.  You can reach Arkadiusz at Sunshine Profits’ contact page.

Gold is trading at high levels versus many other assets. What does this mean for the gold market? Platinum to Gold Ratio There is an old joke about two economists who meet on the street. One asks, “How’s your wife doing?” The other responds, “Relative to what?” Th
The price of gold has been rising recently despite some positive headlines on the U.S. economy. What does it mean for the gold market? Upward GDP Revision Real GDP growth for the fourth quarter was revised upward from 0.7 to 1.0 percent on an annual basis in the s
The annual meeting of the leaders of the world’s top economies has just ended. What does it imply for the gold market? G-20 Disappoints The weekend meeting of G-20 finance ministers and central bank governors disappointed the markets. Shares retreated in Europe an
Yesterday, the Shanghai Composite Index tumbled 6.4 percent. What does it imply for the gold market? Bears Strike Back The Shanghai Composite Index plunged 6.4 percent (187.47 points) on Thursday, hitting a three-week low. The decline practically erased a 10 pe
Business activity in the Eurozone hit a 13-month low in February. What does it imply for the gold market? Is Eurozone Recovery Over? According to Markit, business activity in the Eurozone grew at the slowest rate since January 2015. The flash Markit Eurozone PMI f
Over the weekend, David Cameron, British Prime Minister, announced a referendum to decide whether the UK should remain in the European Union. What does it mean for the gold market? EU-UK Deal David Cameron’s conservative party won the elections in 2015 promising t
Some economists call for the outright abolition of cash. What would it mean for the gold market? War on Cash Today, cash is under attack like never before. More and more countries are disallowing cash payments for lower and lower amounts. In Sweden, the progress t
According to the U.S. Department of Labor, the core Consumer Price Index (CPI) rose by 0.3 percent in January. Does it mean that inflation is rising, which would bring us closer to the next Fed hike? How can this data affect the gold market? CPI Flat, Core CPI Rises
There might be some legal and practical problems associated with the introduction of NIRP. What does it mean for the Fed’s policy and the gold market? Legal Problems As we pointed out on Monday, negative interest rates are a very hot topic in monetary policy and f
Yesterday, the minutes of the Federal Reserve's January meeting were released. What do they say about the Fed’s stance and what do they mean for the gold market? Fed Worried by Global Turmoil The recent minutes show that Fed officials were worried about the f