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Clive Maund’s Silver Market Update!

October 18, 2017, 03:25 PM

As with Gold Technical Analyst Clive Maund see’s a fantastic opportunity to accumulate Silver as the dollar looks to rally for a bit and when it’s done it will fall…

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An unusual trend between gold and bonds could be about to break ‘violently,’ Dennis Gartman warns.

October 18, 2017, 03:20 PM

Dennis Gartman, the man dubbed the “Commodities King” by investors, is tracking an unusual trend showing gold and bonds moving in the same direction over the past several years. He predicted it can’t last because gold is an inflation hedge and bonds are a hedge against falling prices. Historically, they move in opposition with each other.

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The Blockchain Revolution Is Gunning for the Gold Market

October 13, 2017, 08:47 PM

Public online ledgers that emerged from the explosive markets for bitcoin, a virtual currency, already have drawn the attention of businesses from banks to retailers who see blockchain systems as a revolutionary way to verify and record transactions.

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Diamonds Or Gold: Which Makes A Better Safe-Haven?

October 12, 2017, 03:57 PM

 “A diamond has absolutely zero correlation with any other asset class, whether it’s commodities, bonds, equities. It’s a store of wealth, it’s a hedge against volatility and you need that in your portfolio,” Alain Vandenborre, executive chairman of the exchange, said on Tuesday.

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The last time this happened, gold soared more than 500%

October 09, 2017, 03:06 PM

The chart shows the commodities-to-stocks ratio over the past 47 years.

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Unwinding QE could trigger financial crisis, warns JP Morgan

October 05, 2017, 03:05 PM

Central banks have purchased roughly $15 trillion of financial assets since the crisis, but the Wall Street bank’s head of quantitative and derivatives strategy Marko Kolanovic said this will start to unwind next year in a move that could “potentially cause a financial crisis”.

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Another Potential Game Changer for Gold Supply: Chinese Oil Imports Convertible to Gold

October 03, 2017, 03:54 PM

This source of demand comes from China’s announcement that oil exporters to China will accept yuan as payment. This is normally done in dollars (hence known as the petrodollar system). The yuan is not well established internationally yet, so as an incentive, China will offer its exporters the option to convert their yuan into gold. This will essentially result in a new source of gold demand, one not currently present in the market.

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This Small Move Could Send a Tidal Wave of Money into Gold Stocks

October 03, 2017, 01:58 PM

…If some of the world’s largest investment funds decided to make even a small
increase in their allocation to physical gold and gold stocks it would be like trying to
drain Niagara Falls with a fire hose.

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US Economic Data Has Never Done This Before

October 03, 2017, 01:51 PM

While ‘hope’-strewn survey data (see today’s Chicago PMI [4]) are staging a self-reinforcing resurgence in the last week or two,’hard’ economic data (that doesn’t rely on the emotional responses of humans) has collapsed to its weakest since Feb 2009.

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David Stockman: Trump tax reform overhaul is a pipe dream, stocks are heading for 40-70% plunge

October 03, 2017, 01:46 PM

David Stockman is warning about the Trump administration’s tax overhaul plan, Federal Reserve policy, saying they could play into a severe stock market sell-off.

Stockman, the Reagan administration’s director of the Office of Management and Budget, isn’t stepping away from his thesis that the 8½-year-old rally is in serious danger.

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