Author: Gold Money

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Market Report: $1300+ in sight

Market Report: $1300+ in sight by Alasdair Macleod – GoldMoney Having had an excellent run last week, gold and silver have consolidated by initially falling on Monday and Tuesday this week, before rallying back up to the highs on Wednesday...

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The fiscal benefits of free trade

The fiscal benefits of free trade by Alasdair Macleod – GoldMoney Western governments have an overriding problem, and that is they have reached or exceeded the bounds of taxation, at a time when legally mandated welfare costs are accelerating. Treasury...

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Good advance above overhead supply

Good advance above overhead supply by Alasdair Macleod – GoldMoney Gold and silver stormed through minor overhead supply this week, to mount an attack on the June highs at $1296 and $17.70 respectively. From last Friday’s close, gold rose from...

The Golden Revolution, Revisited: Chapter 8

The Golden Revolution, Revisited: Chapter 8 by John Butler – GoldMoney This Insight continues the serial publication of the new, Revisited edition of my book, The Golden Revolution (John Wiley and Sons, 2012). (The first instalment can be found here.)...

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Follow the money

Follow the money by Alasdair Macleod – GoldMoney Since 2009, equities and other financial assets have climbed a wall of worry. Initially, it was recovery from the threat of a complete financial collapse, before the Fed saved the system once...

The Golden Revolution, Revisited: Chapter 7

The Golden Revolution, Revisited: Chapter 7 by John Butler – GoldMoney This Insight is the tenth in the serial publication of the new, Revisited edition of my book, The Golden Revolution (John Wiley and Sons, 2012). (The first instalment can...

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Bear squeeze continues

Bear squeeze continues by Alasdair Macleod – GoldMoney Gold and silver both edged up over the week, reflecting a firm undertone. Gold was up $4.50 from last Friday’s close at $1259 in early European trade this morning, and silver was...

Classic bear squeeze conditions

Classic bear squeeze conditions by Alasdair Macleod – GoldMoney Gold and silver recovered well this week, continuing a rally which is now two weeks old. Gold, priced in dollars, rose by another $13 to $1247.50 in early European trade this...

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How can the Fed possibly unwind QE?

How can the Fed possibly unwind QE? by Alasdair Macleod – GoldMoney There are currently two important items on the Fed’s wish list. The first is to restore interest rates to more normal levels, and the second is to unwind...

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Gold & Silver Unchanged on the week

Gold & Silver Unchanged on the week by Alasdair Macleod – Gold Money Gold and silver prices steadied this week, with gold up only $3 at $1218 in early European trade this morning (Friday), and silver unchanged at $15.68. As...

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The logic of a modern gold standard

The logic of a modern gold standard by Alasdair Macleod – Gold Money In last week’s Insight, I analysed the current geopolitical situation and concluded that it was now in the interest of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation to break from the...

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Speculators chicken out

Speculators chicken out by Alasdair Macleod – GoldMoney Gold and silver continued to drift lower this week, with gold falling $20 from last Friday’s close to $1220 in early European trade this morning (Friday), and silver by 75c to $15.87....

The Golden Revolution, Revisited: Chapter 5

The Golden Revolution, Revisited: Chapter 5 by John Butler – Gold Money This Insight is the sixth in the serial publication of the new, Revisited edition of my book, The Golden Revolution (John Wiley and Sons, 2012). (The first instalment...

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Half-year blues

Half-year blues by Alasdair Macleod – Gold Money   Gold and silver prices were hit on Monday by a $2bn sale of Comex gold futures at about 0400 hrs EST, when US traders were not around to challenge it. Rumours...

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Understanding money and prices

Understanding money and prices by Alasdair Macleod – Gold Money This article explains the money side of prices, and why government currencies, unbacked by gold, are doomed to collapse. And why gold, which is the sound money chosen by markets...

The Golden Revolution, Revisited: Chapter 4

The Golden Revolution, Revisited: Chapter 4 by John Bulter – GoldMoney This Insight is the sixth in the serial publication of the new, Revisited edition of my book, The Golden Revolution (John Wiley and Sons, 2012). (The first instalment can...