Author: Egon von Greyerz

THERE JUST ISN’T ENOUGH GOLD

THERE JUST ISN’T ENOUGH GOLD by Egon von Greyerz – Gold Switzerland There are lies damned lies and Central Bank Gold statistics. Total official global gold holdings are reported to be 33,000 tonnes. That is 19% of all the gold...

Is America A Dangerous Nation?

Is America A Dangerous Nation? by Egon von Greyerz – Gold Switzerland “America is now a dangerous nation.” This is the title of an article written by the journalist Gideon Rachman in the Financial Times last week. He goes on...

THE GOLD PRICE IS FAKE NEWS

THE GOLD PRICE IS FAKE NEWS by Egon von Greyerz – Gold Switzerland Lethargic summer markets tend to instil a sense of false security. Stocks and property are near all-time highs, interest rates are at 72 year lows and most...

Is 50% of Western Central Bank Gold gone?

Is 50% of Western Central Bank Gold gone? by Egon von Greyerz We have recently had some significant news about the sovereign gold market that makes the unclarity even more unclear. Central banks and the BIS in Basel go to...

Gold Reveals Illusory Gains

Gold Reveals Illusory Gains by Egon von Greyerz Investors in most countries make the mistake of measuring their returns based on their home market and their domestic currency. This might have worked when they only had access to their local...