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Photo Auteur Understanding (and Ignoring) the Media Bandwagon Against Gold  by  James West Midas Letter -
For those of us who media often refers to as “gold bugs”, the fragility of popular sentiment toward not just gold and silver, but toward all investments... Read more
Photo Auteur All This and World War, Too?  by  James Howard Kunstler -
The situation in Ukraine hotted up this weekend and threatens to blow this morning with the Kiev government affecting to send “anti-terrorist” troops into... Read more
Photo Auteur Traders Resolve Tested  by  Eric Coffin Hard Rock Analyst -
Just when you thought it was safe to go back into the market the gold price and junior resource stocks drop and nervous traders declare the sky is... Read more
Photo Auteur Gold and bail-ins  by  Alasdair Macleod Finance And -
I am often asked whether or not western governments are likely to confiscate gold, and my answer has invariably been on the lines of "unlikely at the moment,... Read more
Photo Auteur Market Report: Better tone to precious metals  by  Alasdair Macleod Finance And -
Gold and silver prices gained modestly over the week, during which the latest FOMC minutes were released. These were generally read to be more dovish compared... Read more
Photo Auteur The Radioactive Albatross  by  Michael S. Rozeff 
Empires over-expand, over-reach and fail. Their ineptitude is gargantuan because their organization is an umbrella over diffuse and contradictory interests... Read more
Photo Auteur GDX Gold-Stock Benchmark  by  Adam Hamilton Zeal Intelligence -
The American GDX Gold Miners ETF is slowly becoming the de-facto standard for measuring gold-stock performance.Nearing its eighth birthday, GDX has even... Read more
Photo Auteur Imperialism Déjà Vu  by  Richard MillsAhead of the herd -
Fact; The world’s resources are finite. Fact; Supply is constrained and demand keeps growing along with the world’s population. Fact; A sustainable... Read more
Photo Auteur Some exciting gold charts for you!  by  Peter Degraaf 
By Peter DegraafHistorically the month of March is not very "gold-friendly".April and May are more conducive to providing a rally.The first chart is courtesy... Read more
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Photo AuteurUS Monetary Inflation Slowdown  by  Steve SavilleThe Speculative Investor -
On the US monetary inflation front, the news is that there isn't much in the way of news. As depicted below, the year-over-year rate of TMS (True Money... Read more
Photo AuteurFed Rigs Markets, Not the Flash Boys  by  Michael PentoPento Portfolio Strategies -
There's been a lot of attention being paid to high frequency trading (HFT) as of late. The question has been raised as to whether or not HFT rigs markets. ... Read more
Photo AuteurHow I Intend to Survive the Meltdown of America  by  Louis JamesCasey Research -
It is with a troubled heart that I sit down to write today, there being reports of casualties in new fighting in eastern Ukraine. I worry, of course,... Read more
Photo AuteurA Check In Every Mailbox Revisited  by  Captain HookTreasure Chest -
With further liberalization associated with everything from the earned income tax credit to tax-payer funded sex change operations for prison inmates,... Read more
Is Putin Being Lured Into a Trap? - Mike Whitney - Counterpunch
Breaking bad in southern NATOstan - Pepe Escobar - Asia Times
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Photo AuteurGold Futures Halted Again On Latest Furious Slamdown  by  Jason HamlinGold Stock Bull -
They are not even trying to hide the gold manipulation these days. You would think with the recent spotlight on gold price fixing and lawsuit filed in... Read more
Photo AuteurGold Doomed or Resting? Gold vs. Major Currencies; Goldman Sachs and Morgan Stanley Reiterate Sell S  by  MishGlobal Economic Analysis -
Here are some interesting charts from my friend Nick at Sharelynx Gold. (Login Required) Gold vs. US Dollars Gold vs. Euros Gold vs. Ukraine Hyyvnia It... Read more
Photo AuteurGold Crash Anniversary Day  by  Stewart ThomsonGraceland Updates -
Graceland Updates By Stewart Thomson1.As gold traded in the $1310 area a week ago, I said, “The door of possibility is now open to some further strength,... Read more
Photo AuteurNew York Fed contradicts its former vice president about gold accounts  by  Chris PowellGATA -
The Federal Reserve Bank of New York has contradicted the assertion of its former vice president that it has provided gold accounts to bullion banks. The... Read more
Photo AuteurYou Can’t Eat Gold… But It’s Portable, Easy To Trade and Confiscation-Proof  by  Mac SlavoSHTFPlan -
If you need cooking oil you have to exchange it for gold. If you need soap you have to exchange it for gold. Everything is gold, gold, gold… For everything... Read more
Silver Price Forecast 2014: Silver’s Ultimate Rally When Paper Assets Collapse - Hubert Moolman  (5)
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Photo AuteurChinese Gold Demand Predicted to Rise  by  Perth Mint BlogThe Perth Mint -
China'ss demand for gold is expected to grow by around 20% over the next few years, according to the World Gold Council. Last year Chinese consumers... Read more
Photo AuteurBail-Ins Approved By EU Yesterday - Deposits Over €100,000 Vulnerable  by  Mark O'ByrneGoldcore -
Today’s AM fix was USD 1,299.00, EUR 938.58 & GBP 773.03 per ounce. Yesterday’s AM fix was USD 1,311.50, EUR 950.43 & GBP 784.06 per ounce. Gold dropped... Read more
Photo AuteurGold Sell-Off Reminiscent of a Year Ago  by  Tim IaconoThe Mess that Greenspan Made -
This World Gold Council report about demand for the precious metal in China was blamed for much of today’s sell-off, a move lower that brought back memories... Read more
Photo AuteurGold collapses on exact day of April 2013 crash one year later  by  Bill DowneyGold Trends -
On the exact Gann anniversary date of the 2013 gold crash we are reminded who is still in charge. Also coming on the exact “blood Moon” where an eclipse... Read more
Photo Auteur85% of Pension Funds Will Go Bust Within 30 Years  by  Mark O'ByrneGoldcore -
Today’s AM fix was USD 1,311.50, EUR 950.43 & GBP 784.06 per ounce. Yesterday’s AM fix was USD 1,324.50, EUR 958.05 & GBP 792.21 per ounce. Gold rose... Read more
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View RSS Feed for this category Manipulation, Missing and Fractional Gold
Photo AuteurHow the CIA, US Fed Reserve & Treasury Use the Secret Exchange Stabilization Fund (ESF)  by  Charleston VoiceKnology -
This is culled and abbreviated from a 12/14/2011 post of ours.We feel it is appropriate to review in light of the goings-on and increasing intensity to... Read more
Photo AuteurEconomists notwithstanding, Indians know how to put their gold to work  by  Chris PowellGATA -
By Julie McCarthy National Public Radio, Washington Monday, April 14, 2014 It's... Read more
Roberts, Leeb see trouble ahead for gold price suppression Chris Powell
Zero Hedge: Gold futures halted again on latest furious slamdown Chris Powell
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Photo AuteurMineral Specimen Collecting: Silver and Gold  by  Alan Leishman
It is anticipated that those readers interested in the Precious Metals, Gold and Silver, and the PM share market, may find interest in these anecdotal... Read more
Sell Now, Buy Later – the ABCs of Short Selling - Investing Chronicles - Casey Research
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View RSS Feed for this category History of Gold and From the Archive
Photo AuteurA Critique of the Quantity Theory of Money  by  Antal E. Fekete
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Photo AuteurFractional Reserve Banking  by  Murray N. -
Banking is a particularly arcane part of the economic system; one of the problems is that the word "bank" covers many different activities, with very different... Read more
Fiat Money History in the US - history of money - Kwaves
The Virtue of Hoarding - How did it happen ? - Barbarous Relic
Peak Gold, easier to model than Peak Oil ? Part II - Jean Laherrère - The Oil Drum
The Semantic Subversion of the Gold Standard and Free Banking - Gold Standard -
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Photo Auteur The Virtue of Hoarding  by  George F. SmithBarbarous Relic -
Most people would admit to hoarding money only with a tinge of guilt, because to be a hoarder carries with it the suggestion of being a miser — a Scrooge.... Read more
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Morgan dollareBay$ 15.15$ 26.51+75.0%
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Article of the Day
Photo AuteurWhat the Heck is Going on With US Treasuries In Belgium?  by  Wolf RichterTestosterone Pit -
The tiny country of Belgium – my beloved hunting grounds for three years a while back – with a GDP of $484 billion, a country which you can cross by bicycle... Read more
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Gold & Silver Market Morning Julian D. W. Phillips
Koos Jansen: Shanghai Gold Exchange withdrawals equal Chinese gold demand, Part 3 Chris Powell
SP 500 and NDX Futures Daily Charts - Another Turnaround Tuesday Jesse
Gold Daily and Silver Weekly Charts - From Sea to Shining Sea Jesse
Gold & Silver Market Morning Julian D. W. Phillips
Gold Daily and Silver Weekly Charts - The Mother of Madness - Bart Through the Revolving Door Jesse
Silver is in backwardation and Comex prices are misleading, Turk tells KWN Chris Powell
Gold & Silver Market Morning Julian D. W. Phillips
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Photo AuteurTrading Range or Stock Correction Remain Most Plausible Scenarios  by  Chris CiovaccoCiovacco capital -
The mixed-bag economy and mixed-bag market continue to call for defensive contingency plans. Given what we know today, a rapid and sustainable push... Read more
Forex Trading Alert: EUR/USD – Battle of the Support Line. Who Will Win? - Przemyslaw Radomski CFA - SunshineProfits
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No Treason, no. 1 - Lysander Spooner -  (4)
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Photo AuteurBaltic Freight, Shipping Credit and China: Part 1  by  Gordon LongMarket Research and Analytics -
Bert Dohmen who recently authored "The Coming China Crisis" is now warning about Chinese shipping credit and what he sees in oversea freight rates.... Read more
Photo Auteur His Final Journey: Remembering the 149th Anniversary of the Assassination of Abraham Lincoln  by  JesseLe Cafe Americain -
"Unconscious, Lincoln was carried from Ford's Theatre to the nearby house of Williams Peterson at 453 10th Street. There, in a room rented to William Clark,... Read more
Photo AuteurFrance Prohibits Sending Work Emails, Answering Cell Phones, Outside Working Hours  by  MishGlobal Economic Analysis -
Events in France keep getting sillier and sillier. Wasn't these new Prime minister Manuel Valls supposed to be pro business? So how does nonsense like... Read more
Photo AuteurOnly Obama Believes the Debate Is Over  by  Rick AckermanRick's Picks -  (8)
Like George Bush before him, Barack Obama unfurled a “Mission Accomplished!” banner last week that can only come back to haunt him. To assert, as Obama... Read more
Photo AuteurPay and Deregulation in the US Financial Industry  by  JesseLe Cafe Americain -
"It is no exaggeration to say that since the 1980s, much of the global financial sector has become criminalised, creating an industry culture that tolerates... Read more
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Me Again Tim Iacono
Ukraine Separatists Seize Six Armored Personnel Carriers, Parade Them in Two Towns Mish
Wednesday Morning Links Tim Iacono
Rise in Housing Starts Disappoint, Permits Fall Tim Iacono
Reuters Omits Grey Areas on Gold in China Tim Iacono
Europe Without €: Former EU Commissioner Says "Monetary Union has Failed" Mish
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Gold up after Yellen speech - marketwatch
Gold ends higher around $1,304 after 2% plunge - cnbc
Amplats denies report it seeks Rustenburg buyer - moneyweb
Platinum Producers to Meet Union in Bid to End Pay Strike - bloomberg
HSBC: Platinum Falls On Reports That South Africa Wage Talks To Resume - kitco
INDIA's pain is UAE's gain - Indian expats buy up gold jewellery - mineweb
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Photo AuteurFour Hidden Australian Life Sciences Growth Stocks Revealed: Scott Power  by  The Life Sciences ReportThe Life Sciences Report -
The Life Sciences Report: You are based in Brisbane, Australia, where your firm, Morgans Financial, is headquartered. All the names on your coverage list... Read more
Photo AuteurSalman Partners' Raymond Goldie: Copper Is Pathological and Suffers from SAD, but It Has Value  by  The Gold ReportThe Gold Report -
The Gold Report: You are giving a presentation at the Society for Mining, Metallurgy & Exploration Current Trends in Mining Finance Conference called Diagnosing... Read more
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As protests in Ukraine's eastern region turned violent on Sunday leading to the death of a Ukrainian security officer in a shootout with pro-Russian... Read more
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The Mining Report: follows junior equities in everything from gold, silver and diamonds to uranium, oil and gas. Why did you choose those... Read more
Photo AuteurThree Key Metrics to Identify a Superstar Investment  by  The Gold ReportThe Gold Report -
The Mining Report: follows junior equities in everything from gold, silver and diamonds to uranium, oil and gas. Why did you choose those... Read more
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The Coming Super-Bubble In Junior Mining Stocks - etfdailynews
Commodity currencies feel the heat as China data looms - reuters
GOLD - History Shows We Should Expect a Gold Stocks Bear Market in 2014 - minyanville
Goldcorp Inc Raises Offer for Osisko - dailyfinance
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