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Gold Rises On Various Concerns

Posted | 18-Aug-2017 / Views | 620
This week has seen a confluence of events that have acted to resume the decline in faith in the dollar, the decline in Donald Trump’s approval and the appreciation of gold. Today let’s look at some of the recent issues contributing to this phenomenon. All over the television news yesterday was the political analysis of the violence in ... Read More...

Bitcoin Blockchain Beamed From Space

Posted | 17-Aug-2017 / Views | 627
First for some context. In the last 12 months bitcoin (in AUD) has risen 616%, year to date 312% and since we started offering it 2 weeks ago 58%. That is with less than 0.1% of the world active in it, let alone understanding it. Just think for a minute what happens when that little figure even doubles…. It is easy to forget in our connected... Read More...

New Gold Tax Turns Indian Importers To Korea

Posted | 15-Aug-2017 / Views | 764
The gold community has been keeping a watchful eye on how India’s gold consumption has reacted to the tax changes implemented this year. This is largely due to the fact that purchasing demand in the face of a more arduous tax environment can provide a good indicator of whether an asset is being purchased for its inherent value or for alternat... Read More...

Newcrest Market Performance Speaks Volumes About Gold

Posted | 14-Aug-2017 / Views | 799
NOTE: please note that Wednesday 16 August is a public holiday in Brisbane. Our store will be closed but the webshop will remain open as usual. Last Thursday we wrote of safe haven buying of precious metals in response to the still ongoing North Korean tensions. Today we follow up with recent commentary and discuss what the performance of Austr... Read More...

Glint Promises Global Gold Currency

Posted | 11-Aug-2017 / Views | 1229
As gold continued its safe haven climb overnight in response to yet further tension between North Korea and the United States which we discussed yesterday, let’s turn our attention to modern efforts and a recent development in the field of gold as a modern global currency. Indeed, one of the misinformed arguments against gold relates to it... Read More...

Gold Up On War Rhetoric

Posted | 10-Aug-2017 / Views | 769
At the time of writing, gold is sitting at a $1,276.90 and the news community is unanimously attributing its now 8 week high to similarly heightened tensions between the United States and North Korea.  In daily terms, gold gained $16.70; a performance not bettered since May 17th when it gained $22.30. Silver, now at a two month high, saw its ... Read More...

Two Of The World’s Largest Gold Proponents Now Compete Over Bitcoin Mining

Posted | 09-Aug-2017 / Views | 833
In order to address some of the discussion surrounding bitcoin’s role in a modern portfolio, we wrote yesterday about the concept of viewing gold and Bitcoin as complimentary assets from a historical perspective. What evidence of this synergy can be observed in modern times however? To answer this, it may be useful to explore what some of the... Read More...

What The Byzantine Empire Teaches Us About Using Bitcoin & Gold In Tandem

Posted | 08-Aug-2017 / Views | 844
There is understandably much discussion at present surrounding the phenomenon that is Bitcoin. Certainly its divisibility, fungibility and lack of counter-party risk alone see it share properties with the long established kings of sound money, gold and silver. It seems curious however that many, including financial experts, speak in a manner that i... Read More...

Plummeting Silver Production Demonstrates Alluring Property of Silver & Bitcoin Mining Alike

Posted | 07-Aug-2017 / Views | 1037
Exactly one week ago we posted an article entitled “Share Trading Versus Gold Panning: Where Effort Produces Value”. The piece related to the inherent value in the effort required to mine gold. Mining is a large scale, long term endeavour requiring allocation of capital and the adoption of financial and political risk to be at all viabl... Read More...

Gold & Silver Quantity Vaulted In London Declared For First Time

Posted | 04-Aug-2017 / Views | 1266
We wrote recently about Baird & Co. opening a new store in London’s Hatton Garden district. Importantly however, the city is not only known for its jewellery shops and retail gold sales. London is also a global gold trading hub with an average of over $18bn of gold cleared every day in March 2017. It seems appropriate then to open today&... Read More...