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ROSS NORMAN - Gold's 2016 Rally Was Built On Sand

30 Nov 2016 - 2016 has been the most peculiar year for gold that I can remember. On the surface 2016 has been a typical year with a gain year-to-date of 11% which is a just shade lower than its annual average gain since 2001 at 12.8%. What makes the past year...

Ross Norman

LAWRIE WILLIAMS: Gold back on the Fed grindstone

30 Nov 2016 - A likely U.S. Fed rate increase in December is but one of several factors which could affect the gold price negatively, or positively, in the days and months ahead.

Lawrence Williams


09 Nov 2016 - When playing a card game such as Whist or Bridge the TRUMP card is played as a surprise in order to gain an advantage says the dictionary ... and boy was it a surprise and did the pundits, the activists, the political sponsors ... pretty well everyone,...

Ross Norman

LAWRIE WILLIAMS: Hillary Trumped – what now for Gold?

09 Nov 2016 - The Donald Trump victory in the U.S. Presidential election saw gold soar, but then fall back sharply. So what next?

Lawrence Williams

LAWRIE WILLIAMS: China’s 2016 Gold Demand Continues Downward Trend

07 Nov 2016 - China's official gold purchases and SGE gold withdrawals both trending lower in October

Lawrence Williams

LAWRIE WILLIAMS: Russia may have to sell gold to boost current account

25 Oct 2016 - Lower oil prices and Western sanctions have been adversely affecting Russia's current account to the extent that Pravda says the country may have to sell some of its gold and diamond stocks to compensate.

Lawrence Williams

LAWRIE WILLIAMS: SGE gold withdrawals picking up but well down y-o-y

21 Oct 2016 - SGE gold withdrawal figures for September show an increase on the previous month's figure but are still well below the record 2015 level.

Lawrence Williams

LAWRIE WILLIAMS: SGE leading gold price recovery as positive indicators pick up

20 Oct 2016 - Since China returned from holiday it appears to have been the SGE gold price benchmark which has been setting the daily trend as some other demand indicators have been turning positive.

Lawrence Williams


14 Oct 2016 - The Australian newspaper reports today on the damning case against the London gold fix following work by one of their leading academics. The research by the PHD mathematician shows quite conclusively that there is a build up of trading activity before...

Ross Norman

LAWRIE WILLIAMS: Ill wind boosts sterling gold price

07 Oct 2016 - Gold has taken a knock this week with the Chinese markets closed, but the latest flash crash in the pound sterling has meant that in terms of the UK's domestic currency gold holders have fared rather better

Lawrence Williams

LAWRIE WILLIAMS: How long for gold market to be controlled by paper gold non-transactions?

06 Oct 2016 - The latest gold price crash was precipitated by big paper gold transactions without physical gold changing hands, at a time when the Chinese markets, which have been a stabilising influence, were closed for a holiday. Coincidence? We don't think so!

Lawrence Williams

LAWRIE WILLIAMS: Gold price plunges in China’s market absence

04 Oct 2016 - The gold price has seen a sharp downplunge today in the absence of any Chinese guidance due to the week long closure of the Shanghai Gold Exchange for the ironically named Golden Week holiday

Lawrence Williams

ROSS NORMAN : Gold Price Impasse - Who gives first ???

29 Sep 2016 - What happens when an unstoppable force meets an immovable object ? The paradox is not meant for philosophic debate, but an intro to possibly explain the current gold price (in)action... and by extension, where it might be headed.

Ross Norman

LAWRIE WILLIAMS: The parallels between Brexit and US Presidential election. Buy gold!

28 Sep 2016 - There are possible similarities between the U.S. Presidential polls and those running ahead of the Brexit vote. So don't write off a Trump victory even if the polls suggest a Clinton win. And if Trump wins there could be huge political and economic...

Lawrence Williams

LAWRIE WILLIAMS: Will falling Chinese imports put the brakes on rising silver price?

25 Sep 2016 - Recent analysis from Germany's Commerzbank suggests that falling Chinese silver imports will put the brakes on metal price rises. We disagree and suggest its all about the gold price.

Lawrence Williams

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