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Why QE didn’t send gold up to $20,000

Why QE didn’t send gold up to $20,000 from Bullion Star This blog post is a guest post on BullionStar’s Blog by the renowned blogger JP Koning who will be writing about monetary economics, central banking and gold. BullionStar does not endorse or oppose...

The Blockchain Beyond Bitcoin

The Blockchain Beyond Bitcoin from Bullion Star The rapid emergence and commercialization of blockchain technology is undoubtedly one of the key technological trends at the moment, not just within crypto currencies, but as a disruptive technology across many industries and...

The Celebration of Chinese New Year

The Celebration of Chinese New Year from Bullion Star Chinese New Year is probably the most important date in the Chinese calendar, with the event being celebrated throughout China and in Chinese communities around the world. Gold plays an essential...

Should we Restore the Gold Standard?

Should we Restore the Gold Standard? from Bullion Star This blog post is a guest post on BullionStar’s Blog by the renowned blogger JP Koning who will be writing about monetary economics, central banking and gold. BullionStar does not endorse or oppose the opinions...

Your Weight in Gold

  Your Weight in Gold from BullionStar The traditional phrase “worth your weight in gold” has been used since Roman times, and is a well-known saying signifying that someone or something is very valuable, helpful, or to be treasured. But...

Bitcoin backwardation, gold contango

Bitcoin backwardation, gold contango from Bullion Star People often refer to bitcoin as digital gold because of the similarities between the two assets. One big difference between gold and bitcoin is currently playing out in their respective futures markets. Since...

US Gold Reserves, Of Immense Interest to Russia and China

US Gold Reserves, Of Immense Interest to Russia and China by  Ronan Manly – Bullion Star Recently, Russian television network RT extensively quoted me in a series of articles about the US Government’s gold reserves. The RT articles, published on...

Gold Market Charts – December 2017

Gold Market Charts – December 2017 from Bullion Star The December issue of BullionStar’s  ‘Gold Market Charts’ looks at developments in the world’s major physical gold markets during November, the latest month for which the relevant data is available. Each...