LAWRIE WILLIAMS: The new Biden era – what does it mean for gold?

23 Jan 2021 - We take a look at some of the challenges facing President Biden and his new administration on both the domestic and foreign fronts and what this will likely mean for gold and silver prices.

Lawrence Williams

LAWRIE WILLIAMS: Russian central bank still not adding to gold reserves

22 Jan 2021 - The latest forex holding figures from the Russian central bank show that the country's freeze on buying more gold, which has been in place since last April, continues with gold producers selling their output on the global open market.

Lawrence Williams

LAWRIE WILLIAMS: SGE Annual Gold Withdrawals Pattern Examined

20 Jan 2021 - As we recently pointed out Chinese gold demand is key to global annual consumption figures and here we graphically present its pattern for the past 13 years with the contention that it shoud start to increase again this year.

Lawrence Williams

LAWRIE WILLIAMS: Gold aberration! It should be higher.

17 Jan 2021 - Last week's gold price fall is, in our opinion, an aberration not supported by current circumstances. U.S. political opinion is hugely divisive and if this spills over into further anarchic demonstrations the gold price could get a major boost.

Lawrence Williams

LAWRIE WILLIAMS: U.S. gold price could skyrocket on political unrest and COVID under new Biden Administration

16 Jan 2021 - Be prepared for the worst following the handover of the U.S. Presidency to Joe Biden just in case it is followed with serious political unrest. The country is hugely divided.. And of course there is the seemingly accelerating virus pandemic ,,,

Lawrence Williams

LAWRIE WILLIAMS: Chinese gold demand still picking up – but slowly

12 Jan 2021 - December tends to be a stronger month for gold withdrawals from the SGE coming in advance of the Chinese New Year., so it was no surprise to see slightl higher gold withdrawal figures this year. But is this a sign of a Chinese gold demand pickup.

Lawrence Williams

LAWRIE WILLIAMS: Virus advance should lead to a turn to gold and silver

11 Jan 2021 - The spread of the COVID-19 virus pandemic shows little signs of slowing down, adversely affecting the global economy. This should see investment strength in traditional safe havens like gold and silver.

Lawrence Williams

LAWRIE WILLIAMS: Gold tops $1,950 on way back to $2,000?

06 Jan 2021 - While gold seems to be having some difficulty in sustaining the $1,950 level, the overall trend looks to be upwards putting regaining the $2,000 level back in prospect with events favouring price growth

Lawrence Williams

LAWRIE WILLIAMS: Gold:Silver, Gold:Platinum and Platinum:Palladium ratios as investment guides

05 Jan 2021 - Some precious metals investors utilise key ratios as a guide to where to invest their money in the sector. Herewith our take on three key precious metals ratios that may be under consideration.

Lawrence Williams

LAWRIE WILLIAMS: Gold, silver, platinum all off to flying start in 2021.

04 Jan 2021 - Precious metals all started 2021 higher on the first trading day after New Year's Day, although palladium was quickly brought back to negative territory after its harp rise at end-2020. But gold, silver and platinum all appeared strong in initial...

Lawrence Williams

LAWRIE WILLIAMS: Year end gold roundup – better levels to come

01 Jan 2021 - Higher gold and silver prices, but lower equities and U.S. dollar index are our principal predictions for the year ahead after a year where gold and silver did well - but perhaps not as well as the COVID virus spread might have suggested.

Lawrence Williams

LAWRIE WILLIAMS: A $2,200 plus gold price this time next year? Christmas cheer for gold and silver.

24 Dec 2020 - End-year forecasting time sees growth in precious metals prices for this time next year, while equities at best mark time, or slip

Lawrence Williams

LAWRIE WILLIAMS : Swiss gold flows confirm recent global patterns

23 Dec 2020 - The latest figures for gold imports and exports published by Switzerland confirm recent global gold flow trends, but could be pointing to some changes ahead.

Lawrence Williams

LAWRIE WILLIAMS: Gold Hits $1,900 again but then struggles

22 Dec 2020 - The gold price looked to have been making something of a comeback in yesterday's trading but was then stopped in its tracks as the COVID-19 coronavirus appears to be mutating and infections accelerating

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LAWRIE WILLIAMS: Gold, lies and statistics.

20 Dec 2020 - Following the latest U.S. Fed statement following this month's FOMC meeting, gold should perhaps have reacted more positively than it did. This article looks at gold in the light of massaged statistics and price suppression.

Lawrence Williams