Author: Bullion Star

Is the COMEX Rigged?

Is the COMEX Rigged? by Ronan Manly – Bullion Star TDC Note – Is water wet? The COMEX gold futures market and the London OTC gold market have a joint monopoly on setting the international gold price. This is because...

Gold Market Charts – May 2017

Gold Market Charts – May 2017 by Ronan Manly – Bullion Star This monthly column looks at developments and trends in the world’s major physical gold markets via a series of gold market charts created by the GOLD CHARTS R US website. In...

Gold Market Charts – April 2017

Gold Market Charts – April 2017 from Bullion Star Each month, BullionStar’s chart wrap-ups profile a series of gold market charts from the extensive GOLD CHARTS R USwebsite. Most of the charts featured have recently been updated with the latest data from...

Gold Market Charts – March 2017

Gold Market Charts – March 2017 This monthly chart wrap-up from BullionStar profiles a selection of charts from the GOLD CHARTS R USwebsite so as to illustrate notable developments in gold demand, gold supply and physical gold movements across the world’s...

Gold Market Charts – February 2017

Gold Market Charts – February 2017 Gold market charts is a recent addition to the BullionStar research offering. Using charts as a central focus, each month we explore the evolution of a chosen set of charts so as to highlight...

A Chink of Light into London’s Gold Vaults?

A Chink of Light into London’s Gold Vaults? by Ronan Manly On 5 February, the Financial Times of London (FT) featured a story revealing that the London Bullion Market Association (LBMA) plans to begin publishing data on the amount of...

Lukewarm start for new London Gold Futures Contracts

Lukewarm start for new London Gold Futures Contracts The second half of 2016 saw announcements by three exchange providers for plans to compete in the London Gold Market through offerings of exchange-traded London gold futures contracts. First off the mark...