Category: Gold & Silver

Massive 17 Pound Gold Nugget Found In China

from clearasvodka A 17-pound/7.85kg/252.38 troy .oz gold nugget with an estimated value of more than $255,00 was found lying in a field in the far western Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region of China. The nugget is 9 inches long, 7 inches...

Willem Middelkoop: A New Gold Standard In The Making

Willem Middelkoop: A New Gold Standard In The Making

by Willem Middelkoop, Bullion Star “Putin is the biggest gold bug”, was the title of a recent Bloomberg op-ed by Leonid Bershidsky the founding editor of Vedomosti, Russia’s top business daily. He explains why the Russian central bank has accumulated...