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, CNN reported that foreign governments had been dumping US debt at record rates. What does it mean for the gold market? Foreign Governments Dump US Debt According to CNN, “in a bid to raise cash, foreign central banks and government institutions sold $57
Last week was rich in economic data. What do recent pieces of data on the US economy suggest for the gold market? Retail Sales Fall in February Due to the hype surrounding the FOMC meeting, we did not cover the latest economic news. Let’s try to make up for lost t
The recent Fed’s statement on monetary policy was accompanied by the FOMC’s Summary of Economic Projections and Yellen’s press conference. What can we learn from the latter? Why Didn’t Fed Hike? Yellen’s press conference was full of interesting questions
Yesterday, the Federal Reserve released their most recent monetary policy statement. How can it affect the gold market? Rates Unchanged, but Fed’s Statement More Hawkish In line with expectations, the Fed kept the interest rates unchanged at between 0.25 and 0.50
Yesterday, the Bank of Japan kept its monetary policy steady. What does it imply for the gold market? Kuroda Holds Fire The Bank of Japan (BoJ) kept its monetary policy unchanged in March. First of all, it left the deposit rate unchanged at minus 0.1 percent. It a
While waiting for the interest rate decisions of the world’s major central banks and important economic data on U.S. retail sales and inflation, let’s further investigate the ECB’s press conference held after its last monetary policy meeting. What can we conclude from D
Four of the world’s major central banks are announcing interest rate decisions this week. What does it imply for the gold market? Superweek in Central Banking It is a busy time for central banks. Last week, the Reserve Bank of New Zealand cut its lending rates for
Yesterday, the European Central Bank cut interest rates and extended its asset-purchase program. What does it mean for the gold market? Draghi Pulls Out the Bazooka As expected, the European Central Bank further eased its monetary policy. Draghi did not want to di
Forget Grexit or Brexit. Italexit is next. What are the economic problems of Italy…and how could they affect the gold market? Bad Loans, Bad Loans Everywhere Dropping out from the Eurozone or the European Union is now fashionable. Financial media reported on a Gre
Yesterday, David Lipton, the first deputy managing director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), delivered a speech at the National Association for Business Economics in Washington, D.C. What can we learn from his lecture? Lipton Warns Against Economic Derailmen

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