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Zero Hedge
Gold Fund: Bitcoin Will Make Gold "Global Money" Againso liquid is the immense size of its market. The larger the market for an asset
Zero Hedge / Posted 15 hours ago
so liquid is the immense size of its market. The larger the market for an asset, the more liquid it is. According to the World Gold Council, the total value of all gold ever mined is about $7.8 trillion. By comparison, the total size of the... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Geopolitical Risk Highest “In Four Decades” – Gold Demand in Germany and Globally to Remain Robustbe as great as geo-political and macro risks pose to risk assets such as equiti
Zero Hedge / Posted yesterday
be as great as geo-political and macro risks pose to risk assets such as equities and bonds. We have seen this in recent World Gold Council figures. Demand for physical gold bars and coins climbed by 17% in the last quarter. This, say Citi, is... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Why Cryptos Will Not Replace Gold As A Store Of Valueso liquid is the immense size of its market. The larger the market for an asset
Zero Hedge / Posted 3 days ago
so liquid is the immense size of its market. The larger the market for an asset, the more liquid it is. According to the World Gold Council, the total value of all gold ever mined is about $7.8 trillion. By comparison, the total size of the... Read more
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Zero Hedge
New Gold-Backed Debit Card Launched In Partnership With Lloyds Bank & MasterCardand asset management space, alongside early-stage investor Bray Capital. They
Zero Hedge / Posted 3 days ago
and asset management space, alongside early-stage investor Bray Capital. They comprise Haruko Fukuda, former CEO of the World Gold Council and NED of Investec Bank; Oliver Bolitho, formerly Chairman of Goldman Sachs Asset Management Asia; Hugh... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Gold Versus Bitcoin: The Pro-Gold Argument Takes Shapeso liquid is the immense size of its market. The larger the market for an asset
Zero Hedge / Posted 3 days ago
so liquid is the immense size of its market. The larger the market for an asset, the more liquid it is. According to the World Gold Council, the total value of all gold ever mined is about $7.8 trillion. By comparison, the total size of the... Read more
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Zero Hedge
China Gold Import Jan-Sep 777t. Who’s Supplying?accumulating for a rainy day. The Chinese appear to be price sensitive regardin
Zero Hedge / Posted 7 days ago
accumulating for a rainy day. The Chinese appear to be price sensitive regarding gold, as was mentioned in the most recent World Gold Council Demand Trends report, and can also be observed by Shanghai Gold Exchange (SGE) premiums – going up when... Read more
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Business Standard India
Gold prices flip to discount on muted wedding season demanddealer with a private bank. India's gold consumption is likely to drop to its
Business Standard India / Posted 7 days ago
dealer with a private bank. India's gold consumption is likely to drop to its lowest in eight years in 2017, the World Gold Council said last week. In China, gold was sold at a premium of $7-$10 an ounce over the global spot benchmark,... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Two-Thirds Of The Top Primary Silver Miners Suffered Production Declines In 2017by a stunning 25% in the first eight months of 2017. However, I don't believe t
Zero Hedge / Posted 9 days ago
by a stunning 25% in the first eight months of 2017. However, I don't believe the decline is that high. Even though the World Gold Council stated that Chinese gold production was down 10% so far this year, I doubt their silver production fell... Read more
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Darien News-Review
For Bridgewater’s Dalio, gold rush is on after August warningstock markets. In 2009, investments in gold ETFs surged to record highs in the
Darien News-Review / Posted 9 days ago
stock markets. In 2009, investments in gold ETFs surged to record highs in the United States and globally, according to the World Gold Council, with financiers redirecting their focus back to stocks in 2013 to capitalize on a sustained surge in the... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
For Bridgewater’s Dalio, gold rush is on after August warningstock markets. In 2009, investments in gold ETFs surged to record highs in the
Stamford Advocate / Posted 9 days ago
stock markets. In 2009, investments in gold ETFs surged to record highs in the United States and globally, according to the World Gold Council, with financiers redirecting their focus back to stocks in 2013 to capitalize on a sustained surge in the... Read more
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Connecticut Post
For Bridgewater’s Dalio, gold rush is on after August warningstock markets. In 2009, investments in gold ETFs surged to record highs in the
Connecticut Post / Posted 9 days ago
stock markets. In 2009, investments in gold ETFs surged to record highs in the United States and globally, according to the World Gold Council, with financiers redirecting their focus back to stocks in 2013 to capitalize on a sustained surge in the... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Turks Just Bought The Most Gold Ever As Lira Tumbleswere 47 metric tons so far in 2017, compared with 14.8 tons in the same period
Zero Hedge / Posted 10 days ago
were 47 metric tons so far in 2017, compared with 14.8 tons in the same period a year ago, according to a report from the World Gold Council published Thursday. The weak lira and “President Erdogan’s pro-gold comments in November last year... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Gold Coins and Bars Saw Demand Rise 17% to 222T in Q3drop in to 915 tonnes (t)- Total global gold supply fell 2% in Q3 Editor: Mark
Zero Hedge / Posted 11 days ago
drop in to 915 tonnes (t)- Total global gold supply fell 2% in Q3 Editor: Mark O'Byrne By first impressions the latest World Gold Council report could make for pretty dismal reading if one were to consider the headlines that followed its... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Jewelers say haven't smiled in the year since India cash bantumbled to the lowest in seven years in 2016 to 666.1 metric tons. It is unlike
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 12 days ago
tumbled to the lowest in seven years in 2016 to 666.1 metric tons. It is unlikely to change this year too, according to the World Gold Council, which sees local purchases between 650 to 750 tons this year. Metals Focus Ltd., a London-based precious... Read more
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Business Standard India
Gold demand slumps as prices rise during peak wedding seasonin 2017, hit by government moves to make bullion trading more transparent and b
Business Standard India / Posted 14 days ago
in 2017, hit by government moves to make bullion trading more transparent and by faltering demand in some rural areas, the World Gold Council (WGC) said. Industry officials said earlier this week that India's gold imports in the last quarter of... Read more
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DW
Quarterly gold demand hits eight-year low |Global demand for gold fell by 9 percent in the third quarter, the World Gold C
DW / Posted 14 days ago
Global demand for gold fell by 9 percent in the third quarter, the World Gold Council reported Thursday. World demand in the three months to the end of September dropped to 915 tons compared with a year earlier and thus stood at the lowest level... Read more
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Business Standard India
India's gold demand down 24% in September quarter as GST levy, PMLA biteas it requires KYC details from them even for retail transactions. Data compil
Business Standard India / Posted 15 days ago
as it requires KYC details from them even for retail transactions. Data compiled by the apex mining industry body, the World Gold Council (WGC), showed India's overall gold demand at 145.9 tonnes for the quarter ended September 2017 compared to... Read more
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asianage
GST could dampen India gold demand in short term: WGCA hike in taxes on gold sales in India could pressure short-term demand from th
asianage / Posted 15 days ago
A hike in taxes on gold sales in India could pressure short-term demand from the world's No.2 consumer of the metal, the World Gold Council (WGC) said in a report. Faltering appetite in a country where gold is used in everything from investment... Read more
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asianage
Gold demand in India seen falling to lowest in 8 years in 2017: WCG2017, hit by government moves to make bullion trading more transparent and by f
asianage / Posted 15 days ago
2017, hit by government moves to make bullion trading more transparent and by faltering demand from some rural areas, the World Gold Council (WGC) said on Thursday. Evidence of weaker appetite in a country where gold is used in everything from... Read more
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The Hindu
India’s Q3 gold demand drops 24% to 145.9 tonnes: WGCanti-money laundering legislation (AML) around jewellery retail transactions ke
The Hindu / Posted 15 days ago
anti-money laundering legislation (AML) around jewellery retail transactions kept buyers away, according to a report of the World Gold Council (WGC). The gold demand in India stood at 193 tonnes during the third quarter of 2016, according to WGC’s... Read more
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Gulf News
Why people in UAE and India are buying less gold jewellery?to 7 tonnes during the three months, and in Saudi Arabia, demand tailed off by
Gulf News / Posted 15 days ago
to 7 tonnes during the three months, and in Saudi Arabia, demand tailed off by 9 per cent to 9.8 tonnes, according to the World Gold Council (WGC).The near-term forecast for jewellery demand in the UAE will continue to be mixed. According to a... Read more
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Reuters
Gold demand slides to eight-year low in third quarter of 2017: WGCin the last quarter as jewelry buying fell and inflows into bullion-backed exch
Reuters / Posted 15 days ago
in the last quarter as jewelry buying fell and inflows into bullion-backed exchange traded funds dried up, data from the World Gold Council showed on Thursday. Overall demand fell 9 percent to 915 tonnes, its weakest since the third quarter of... Read more
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Business Wire
World Gold Council: Gold Demand Falls 9% to 915t in Q3 as ETF Inflows Slow from Unprecedented Highs in 2016gold demand in Q3 2017 was 915 tonnes (t), a drop of 9% compared with the same
Business Wire / Posted 15 days ago
gold demand in Q3 2017 was 915 tonnes (t), a drop of 9% compared with the same period in 2016, according to the World Gold Council’s latest Gold Demand Trends report. This decline was led by two key factors: a softer quarter in the... Read more
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Business Standard India
One year of demonetisation: Note ban helped expedite gold reformsout, with the NITI Aayog setting up a panel which will give its report on gold
Business Standard India / Posted 17 days ago
out, with the NITI Aayog setting up a panel which will give its report on gold policy reforms by the end of this month. The World Gold Council has already proposed a road map for a gold spot exchange and another set of reforms, including making the... Read more
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Canberra Times
Hedge funds flee gold as equities hit record highsThe real stuff But while futures markets are tightening, physical gold demand
Canberra Times / Posted 17 days ago
The real stuff But while futures markets are tightening, physical gold demand is surging in Germany. According to the World Gold Council, German investors are now the world's largest gold buyers, outstripping both China and India on a per... Read more
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The Age
Hedge funds flee gold as equities hit record highsThe real stuff But while futures markets are tightening, physical gold demand
The Age / Posted 17 days ago
The real stuff But while futures markets are tightening, physical gold demand is surging in Germany. According to the World Gold Council, German investors are now the world's largest gold buyers, outstripping both China and India on a per... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Hedge funds flee gold as equities hit record highsThe real stuff But while futures markets are tightening, physical gold demand
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 17 days ago
The real stuff But while futures markets are tightening, physical gold demand is surging in Germany. According to the World Gold Council, German investors are now the world's largest gold buyers, outstripping both China and India on a per... Read more
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express
Germany fears EUROZONE MELTDOWN: German investors rush to buy goldamid fears of economic meltdown across the eurozone. German investors have dev
express / Posted 23 days ago
amid fears of economic meltdown across the eurozone. German investors have developed a fondness for gold Figures from the World Gold Council (WGC) reveal the country invested a record £6billion in gold bullion and coins as well as in... Read more
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Zero Hedge
China's Rise, America's Fallbringing the share of bullion in its international reserves to the highest of M
Zero Hedge / Posted 29 days ago
bringing the share of bullion in its international reserves to the highest of Mr Putin’s 17 years in power, according to World Gold Council data. In the second quarter alone, it accounted for 38pc of all gold purchased by central banks. The... Read more
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asianage
Gold jewellery biz may lose shine this Dhanteras due to GSTpositive sentiment in the market," he added. Mostly people will go for light w
asianage / Posted a month ago
positive sentiment in the market," he added. Mostly people will go for light weight or essential jewellery, he said. World Gold Council Managing Director, India, Somasundaram PR said the industry is bracing for the festive season and the... Read more

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