Author: Gold Money

Punters paradox

Punters paradox by Alasdair Macleod for Gold Money After hitting new eight-year highs on Tuesday gold backed off. By morning trade in Europe today, gold was up $4 on the week at $1775 having traded at $1789, and silver up...

Prices are going to rise — and fast!

Prices are going to rise — and fast! by Alasdair Macleod for Gold Money With stockmarkets barely ruffled, few are thinking beyond the very short-term and they are mostly guessing anyway. Other than possibly the very short-term as we emerge...

Running into Q2 factors

Running into Q2 factors by Alasdair Macleod for Gold Money By early morning trade in the European time zone today, gold and silver were hardly changed on the week, with gold unchanged at $1729, and silver up 10 cents at...

The crisis goes up a gear

The crisis goes up a gear By Alasdair Macleod for Gold Money Dollar-denominated financial markets appeared to suffer a dramatic change on or about the 23 March. This article examines the possibility that it marks the beginning of the end...

Gold and silver diverge

Gold and silver diverge by Alasdair Macleod for Gold Money Gold and silver followed different paths this week, with gold rising $53 from last Friday’s close to trade at $1735 in morning trade in Europe. Meanwhile, silver fell slightly on...

Lack of physical gold

Lack of physical gold by Alasdair Macleod for Gold Money Gold and silver suffered small losses on the week in subdued trading. In European trade this morning gold was at $1707, down $22 from last Friday’s close, and silver at...

Orphaned silver is finding its parent

Orphaned silver is finding its parent By Alasdair Macleod for Gold Money This article examines the prospects for silver, which has been overlooked in favour of gold. Due to the economic and monetary consequences of the coronavirus lockdowns and the...

Supply/demand balance shifting

Supply/demand balance shifting by Alasdair Macleod for Gold Money Gold and silver consolidated this week, trading in a tight range. From last Friday’s close, gold eased $9 to $1725 in early morning trade in Europe. On the same timescale silver...

Statistics, lies and the reservoir effect

Statistics, lies and the reservoir effect by Alasdair Macleod for Gold Money This article debunks the misconception that GDP represents economic health. It explains how monetary flows have led to markets in financial assets inflating while non-financials in the GDP...

Silver begins to catch up with gold

Silver begins to catch up with gold by Alasdair Macleod for Gold Money Gold consolidated recent gains this week, losing $3 from last Friday’s close to trade at $1738 in early European trade this morning. On the same timescale silver...

The path to monetary collapse

The path to monetary collapse By Alasdair Macleod for Gold Money Few mainstream commentators understand the seriousness of the economic and monetary situation. from a V-shaped rapid return to normality towards a more prolonged recovery phase. The fact that a...