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Hyperbitcoinization

Hyperbitcoinization by JP Koning for Bullion Star I hear the term hyperbitcoinization a lot these days. It reminds me of some of the narratives that have long underpinned the gold sector. When I first found a job in the financial...

The History of the World is a History of Gold

The History of the World is a History of Gold by Torgny Persson for Bullion Star The history of gold is nearly as long as the history of human civilisation. Gold has been inextricably linked to human civilisations since at least...

What is Money?

What is Money? by Torgny Persson for Bullion Star What is money? Although it might seem a straight-forward question, ‘what is money’ is a question which will return a wide variety of answers depending on who you ask. For something...

Gold Price Breakout in Multiple Currencies

Gold Price Breakout in Multiple Currencies by Ronan Manly for Bullion Star The most commonly watched gold price these days is of course the gold price per troy ounce measured in the fiat currency US dollars. This is so for...

The Puzzle of Electrum Coins

The Puzzle of Electrum Coins by JP Koning for Bullion Star For several years Brits have been hearing rumours that their 1p and 2p coins were on the cusp of being discontinued. Not so. Last month the UK Treasury announced...