LAWRIE WILLIAMS: U.S. Fed ambivalent as Trump calls for 1% cut. Gold and silver consolidating.

22 Aug 2019 - The odds on a 25 basis point cut at the next FOMC meeting are currently put at 98.1%, but will be U.S. economic data dependent. Gold and silver seem to be consolidating at around the $1,500 and $17 levels respectively

Lawrence Williams

LAWRIE WILLIAMS: Is Russian Central Bank reducing its gold purchases?

21 Aug 2019 - The latest gold reserve figure from The Russian central bank shows the addition of 9.33 tonnes of gold to the nation's forex reserves in July, back to the lower levels seen earlier in the year. Does this indicate a trend to lower accumulations?

Lawrence Williams

LAWRIE WILLIAMS: Swiss gold exports re-distributed as Chinese imports curtailed

21 Aug 2019 - There has been a drastic change in the latest destination figures for Swiss gold exports with China apparently curtailing gold imports, but the UK taking pride of place as a destination due to the rise in Gold ETF deposits.

Lawrence Williams

LAWRIE WILLIAMS: Enormous silver ETF inflows. Is it about to take off?

17 Aug 2019 - Massive flows of silver bullion into ETFs and Mutual Funds over past 2-3 months suggest something very positive may be afoot in future silver price movement

Lawrence Williams

DEGUSSA: DR THORSTEN POLLEIT: The Gold Bull Market Is Back

15 Aug 2019 - There is this humorous saying: “It walks like a duck, it sounds like a duck, and it walks like a duck. Maybe it is a duck?” The prices of gold and silver have gone up quite substantially since June, with gold for the first time since 2013 trading at...

Dr Thorsten Polleit

LAWRIE WILLIAMS: Gold: The Stars are all Aligning - Again

13 Aug 2019 - The latest issue of Grant Williams' Things that make you go hmmm.. newsletter point to market performance parallels with that ahead of the Great Depression and other major recessions as well as other factors seen as positive for gold

Lawrence Williams

LAWRIE WILLIAMS: Chinese 2019 gold demand still slipping but don't panic

10 Aug 2019 - Latest gold withdrawal figures for July from China's Shanghai Gold Exchange suggest that Chinese gold demand continues to falter this year, but any shortfall in demand is being counterbalanced by gains elsewhere.

Lawrence Williams

LAWRIE WILLIAMS: China says it added 10 tonnes to gold reserves in July

08 Aug 2019 - The Chinese Central Bank reports adding just short of 10 tonnes of gold to reserves in July while overall Central Bank purchases remain elevated and gold ETF holdings rise.

Lawrence Williams

LAWRIE WILLIAMS: U.S./China trade war escalation drives gold to $1,500

07 Aug 2019 - The apparent escalation of trade tensions between the world's two biggest economies, the U.S. and China, has given a huge boost to the gold price which is hovering close to the US$1,500 level.

Lawrence Williams

LAWRIE WILLIAMS: Peak gold continues to be elusive– WGC

02 Aug 2019 - The latest Gold Demand Trends report from the World Gold Council covering Q2 2019 shows that global gold supply is still rising despite many commentators suggesting we are already reaching/have already reached .'Peak Gold'.

Lawrence Williams

LAWRIE WILLIAMS: Has palladium had its day in the sun?

02 Aug 2019 - While gold has seen a decent price rise, palladium has seem something of a price collapse to below that of the yellow metal. Will it recover to be worth more than gold again?

Lawrence Williams

ROSS NORMAN - GOLD ITS ALL TIME HIGH IN BRITISH POUNDS

02 Aug 2019 - GOLD ITS ALL TIME HIGH IN BRITISH POUNDS

Ross Norman

LAWRIE WILLIAMS: Gold and silver dive on less downbeat Fed but recover fast

01 Aug 2019 - The U.S. Fed decision to cut interest rates by 25 basis points as 'insurance' and a more upbeat outlook in Fed Chair Powell's subsequent statement saw all thee precious metal [rices marked down sharply. - but probably not for long.

Lawrence Williams

SHARPS PIXLEY Sees Record Gold Sales

24 Jul 2019 - With London the global capital for trading gold at the wholesale level (with up to $60 bn in turnover each day), the opening of a bullion showroom in St James’s London seemed an obvious decision. Actually, it took some courage - as well as some expense.

Ross Norman

LAWRIE WILLIAMS: Murenbeeld’s cautious gold price scenario

24 Jul 2019 - Martin Murenbeeld, one of the most accurate regular gold price forecasters around perhaps errs on the side of caution in his latest gold price predictions for this year and next, but overall he remains very bullish on price - for him.

Lawrence Williams