Comex Registered Silver inventory has dipped
back below the 30 million ounce level as deliveries and withdrawals bring it
back down near historic lows.
Perhaps they can lease some from SLV as the situation may require. The
central banks may stand ready to lease increasing amounts of gold for sale
into the markets if the price rises too fast, as Mr. Greenspan had said, but
they are fresh out of silver, and have been so for some time.
A dangerous and volatile situation it appears. I am glad that the Masters of
the Universe are not 'directionally positioned' and are merely honest clerks,
if not practically innocent maidens. That might turn out to be an awkward
position to be caught in some day.
But it will put the lie to Daniel Drew, because I doubt any of them will be
going to prison.
who sells what isn't his'n
Must buy it back, or go to prison.'
But that is not to say that there will
not be plenty of 'bagholders' served up on the
wrong end of the short side when the time comes. No honor among thieves, the
big hanging the little, hedge funds for breakfast,
and all that. If you are not among the financial illuminati even a cash
settlement can be made rather painful and pricey, at least when they know
they have got you, and on their terms.
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