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Gold – A Perfect Storm For 2019

Gold – A Perfect Storm For 2019 by Alasdair Macleod – Gold Money This article is an overview of the principal factors likely to drive the gold price in 2019. It looks at the global factors that have developed in...

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Gold up, stocks slide

Gold up, stocks slide by Alasdair Macleod – GoldMoney Gold and silver closed higher on the week in European trade this morning (Friday). Gold was up $18 at $1240.00, and silver up 35 cents at $14.51. The week saw very...

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G20 and the financial war

G20 and the financial war by Alasdair Macleod – Gold Money This weekend, the G20 nations meet at Buenos Aires. The most important issue will be America’s use of trade policy, ostensibly to bring an end to China’s unfair trade...

Alastair MacLeod & Chris Waltzek PhD (Podcast)

Alastair MacLeod & Chris Waltzek PhD Podcast – Radio GoldSeek Alasdair Highlights Head of Research at GoldMoney, Alasdair MacLeod makes his show debut on Thanksgiving Day, 2018. Listeners are encouraged to bookmark his weekly commentary at Goldmoney Insights. The Bank of...

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Why interest rates are rising long-term

Why interest rates are rising long-term by Alasdair Macleod – GoldMoney There are growing expectations that the current cycle of rising interest rates will result in a deflationary recession. While a credit crisis is increasingly likely to evolve in the...

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Don’t forget the December rally

Don’t forget the December rally by Alasdair Macleod – GoldMoney After a torrid Monday and Tuesday when gold tested the $1200 level and silver $14.00, precious metals rallied to close up on the week by early trade European-time this morning...

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The psychology of systemic consensus

The psychology of systemic consensus by Alasdair Macleod – GoldMoney We are all too familiar with established views rejecting change. It has nothing to do with the facts. Officialdom’s mind is often firmly closed to all reason on the big...

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Mid-terms and USD dominate

Mid-terms and USD dominate by Alasdair Macleod – GoldMoney Precious metals were lower in quiet trade this week, which was dominated by the mid-term elections and a strong dollar. Gold was down $12 from last Friday’s close at $1220 in...

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Prices When Gold Is Money

Prices When Gold Is Money by Alasdair Macleod – GoldMoney We are getting ahead of ourselves here. Gold does not circulate as money – yet. It might never do so. Perhaps the end of government currency, fiat money imposed on...

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Option Shenanigans

Option Shenanigans By Alasdair Macleod – Gold Money Aside from a sharp dip on Wednesday, gold and silver have ended up more or less unchanged on the week. Gold was $1231, and silver up slightly at $14.78 at midday European time...

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Market Report: Pushing at the upper boundary

Market Report: Pushing at the upper boundary by Alasdair Macleod – Gold Money The bear squeeze continues, with the gold price now looking to break out of a bullish rising wedge pattern. Today (Friday), in early morning trade London time,...

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Market Report: Bullion bought on the dip

Market Report: Bullion bought on the dip by Alasdair Macleod – GoldMoney Gold consolidated its recent upward move this week. From last Friday’s close, it was unchanged at $1227 in early European trade this morning (Friday). Silver was down cents...

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How Gibson’s paradox has been buried

How Gibson’s paradox has been buried By Alasdair Macleod – GoldMoney Until the 1970s, all recorded history showed that bond yields were tied to the general price level, not the rate of price inflation as commonly believed. However, since then,...

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The Credit Cycle Is On The Turn

The Credit Cycle Is On The Turn by Alasdair Macleod – GoldMoney We are on the verge of moving into an era of high interest rates, so markets will behave differently from any time since the early-1980s. There are enough...