Gold News

There’s no doubt that 2016 has been an interesting one for gold. Though the stock market is sputtering and there continues to be a lot of pessimism about the quality of the economy as a whole, the price of gold has had some investors seeing a “bull market” for the preci
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
Monday was yet another bad day for gold. In fact, it was the second trading session in a row that we've seen declines in the precious metal. So, what's causing the declines and are they likely to continue? Today, I'll do my best to answer this question. Why Gold Is F
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
Even after a dead cat bounce for stocks and oil last week gold was only off half of one per cent, a tiny correction following the best start to the year for the precious metal since the annus mirabilis of 1980 when it quadrupled in price. There is plenty of techn
Ahhhh gold, my favorite of all commodities, how you shine so bright... Hmmm, are you starting to glitter more too? Oh yes... the Federal Reserve has polished you very nicely! OK, that may be a little of the top, but the truth is, the Federal Reserve's actions have made
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
Gold has had an incredibly strong start to the year. As global markets faltered, the value of gold climbed as the result of safe haven investing. However, for the past couple of trading sessions, the value of the precious metal has been falling…and for a relatively good