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.

Last week, the World Gold Council published a new edition of its quarterly report on gold demand. What does Gold Demand Trends Full Year 2015 say about the demand for gold in the fourth quarter of 2015 and the full year? Central Banks Demand The headline news is t
Negative interest rates are probably the hottest topic in monetary policy and financial markets right now. What do they mean for the gold market? NIRP, NIRP Everywhere Investors are afraid that negative interest rates could destabilize the global financial system.
Janet Yellen, the Chair of the Federal Reserve, testified yesterday to the Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs. Did she say something new? What do her remarks mean for the gold market? Yellen on Negative Interest Rates Since Yellen submitted id
Janet Yellen, the Federal Reserve chair, testified yesterday to the House Financial Services Committee. Is there anything new in her remarks? What do they mean for the gold market? Yellen on Labor Market Yellen reiterated her known views on the economy and the fu
The standard scenario for the next recession assumes that the crisis will hit in China and spill over the whole world. However, there are growing concerns about the stability of Deutsche Bank. Could Germany’s biggest bank become the next Lehman Brothers? What does the b
More and more people are worried about a recession in 2016. Several investment banks have raised the likelihood of a U.S. or global recession in recent weeks. Even George Soros has recently warned of an impending financial markets crisis. Is the next recession coming? W
The U.S. economy added 151,000 jobs in January. What does it imply for the Fed policy and the gold market? The Pace of Hiring Slowing Down Total nonfarm payroll employment rose by only 151,000 in January, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. Therefore
A global debt time bomb is ticking. What does it mean for the global economy and the gold market? Global Debt Rising Eight years after the burst of a global credit bubble resulted in the worst financial crisis since the Great Depression, debt continues to grow. In
Gold started the new year with a bang. Does it imply a beginning of a bull market or it is only a temporary rise? The Rise in Risk-Aversion The London spot price of the shiny metal gained almost 5 percent in January. What were the reasons behind this rise? Well, t
The last Bank of Japan’s move is an excellent opportunity to discuss the impact of NIRP on the gold market. How will it affect the global economy and the price of gold? It’s NIRP Time The Zero Interest-Rate Policy is over. Now, it’s time for Negative Interest-Rate