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.

Negative interest rates go further and further, as some banks introduced negative loans rates. What are they and what do they mean for the gold market? How Do Negative Loan Rates Work? We have all heard about negative deposit interest rates introduced by central b
 2016 is a US presidential election year. What does it mean for gold? Theory of Presidential Election Cycle According to the theory of presidential election cycle, US stock markets are weakest in the year following the election of a new US president. However,
On Tuesday, Fed Chair Janet Yellen delivered a speech entitled “The Outlook, Uncertainty, and Monetary Policy” at the Economic Club of New York. What can we learn from it? The Good As usual, Yellen reiterated in her speech to the Economic Club of New York that th
The idea of helicopter money is gaining popularity right now. What is it and how would it affect the gold market? Some Background The faith in monetary policy has recently diminished as central banks have not been able to spur global growth and consumer prices. Th
Yesterday, the price of gold decreased despite terrorist attacks in the heart of the European Union just a day before. What caused the decline and what does it mean for the gold market? It Was Supposed to Be So Beautiful It should have been a good week for gold. O
Yesterday, terrorists launched coordinated attacks across Brussels in which at least 30 people were killed and hundreds more injured. Will the attacks on the Belgian capital affect the gold market? What happened? On Tuesday, there were two suicide bomb attacks in
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