LAWRIE WILLIAMS: Russia adds even more gold to its reserves

20 Oct 2019 - A new announcement from the Russian central bank noted another 400,000 troy ounce (12.44 tonne) rise in its gold reserves in September putting it on track to add a further 180-200 tonnes of gold to reserves in 2019

Lawrence Williams

LAWRIE WILLIAMS: Gold smacked down again - but remains resilient

17 Oct 2019 - Gold seems to stutter each time the price looks to exceed $1,500, and seems to remain dependent on U.S. data and trade talk sentiment' But we still see it as continuing to have great wealth protection potential.

Lawrence Williams

LAWRIE WILLIAMS: Gold, silver and pgm one year price forecasts

17 Oct 2019 - Delegates To the LBMA/LPPM Shenzhen conference have forecast their precious metals prices for a year ahead, and we have added our own forecasts to the mix.

Lawrence Williams

LAWRIE WILLIAMS: China gold demand still weak but offset by other factors

12 Oct 2019 - Although latest Chinese SGE gold withdrawal figure is higher than a month earlier the total is well down y-o-y,, but any Chinese demand shortfall is being more than offset by ETF and central bank additions.

Lawrence Williams

LAWRIE WILLIAMS: Gold keeps on bouncing back to $1,500

11 Oct 2019 - Yet again the gold price was knocked back down well below $1,500 by a news snippet seen as equities positive and gold negative, bu the yellow metal was relatively quick to bounce back the the $1,500 level yet again.

Lawrence Williams

LAWRIE WILLIAMS: China adds more gold to reserves, but relatively small amount

08 Oct 2019 - Latest figures from the Chinese central bank claim that the country added only 5.91 tonnes to its gold reserves in September, but how accurate are the Chinese figures?

Lawrence Williams

LAWRIE WILLIAMS: Gold – doing its job as the ultimate global wealth protector

06 Oct 2019 - Gold we allowed to end the week at above $1,500 which we see as a positive sign with likely continuing upwards progress in the light of a multiplicity of geopolitical uncertainties

Lawrence Williams

LAWRIE WILLIAMS:: Gold regains $1,500 – where to next?

02 Oct 2019 - Gold has bounced back rapidly to retake the $1,500 level as we predicted. Where is it headed next?

Lawrence Williams

LAWRIE WILLIAMS: China gold imports still hugely significant despite earlier cuts

01 Oct 2019 - Chinese gold imports were cut back earlier this year, but appear to be picking up again. These falls have been counterbalanced in the gold supply/demand equation by goldETF inflows and central bank buying.

Lawrence Williams

LAWRIE WILLIAMS: Déjà vu in gold, silver,.pgm prices

26 Sep 2019 - Continuing volatility in the precious metals markets as they are all brought down again in what is put as an engineered decline. They are recovering a little this morning, but overall we do see prices rising onwards and upwards.

Lawrence Williams

LAWRIE WILLIAMS: Only 20% of latest Swiss gold exports going to Asia

23 Sep 2019 - The proportion of Swiss gold exports to Asia and the Middle East has fallen sharply over the past couple of months and in August Switzerland was a net gold importer from these traditional gold export markets

Lawrence Williams

LAWRIE WILLIAMS: Russia continues gold purchases but volume down yoy

22 Sep 2019 - The Russian central bank is continuing its gold purchase programme with an addition of 12.44 tonnes to its reserves in August, but it appears to be building its reserves at a lower annual rate than in the past three years,

Lawrence Williams

LAWRIE WILLIAMS: JP Morgan gold and silver spoofing defined as ‘racketeering’ by U.S. Prosecutors

17 Sep 2019 - Prosecutors have indicted two current JP Morgan employees and one former employee with criminal racketeering charges over 'spoofing' activity in the precious metals futures markets.

Lawrence Williams

LAWRIE WILLIAMS: Gold see-saw: Up in Europe, down in USA

13 Sep 2019 - Gold is riding something of a see-saw at the moment with positive price movement in European trade being counterbalanced by a pull-back when U.S. markets start to dominate. But overall we see the pattern as positive.

Lawrence Williams

LAWRIE WILLIAMS: Post Labor Day gold, silver, pgm corrections extended

12 Sep 2019 - Precious metals prices underwent some heavy corrections in the past week but now seem to be picking up again, We feel the overall trend is positive.

Lawrence Williams