17 Aug 2017 - The release of the latest set of minutes from the August FOMC meeting are being seen as an indicator that the Fed may not implement another interest rate increase this year and gold has been benefiting accordingly.
14 Aug 2017 - Will the U.S.- North Korean militaristic rhetoric continue and lead to a shooting war? What is the likely impact on the gold price as the northern holiday season draws to a close?
14 Aug 2017 - An update and rewrite of a recent article using the theme from Chumbawumba's Tubthumping as an analogy for recent activity in the pricing performance of gold which seemingly gets 'knocked down' but gets up again.
09 Aug 2017 - Gold has seen a succession of sharp price falls, followed by a recovery which reminds the writer of the refrain from the 1990s hit record by Chumbawumba entitled 'Tubthumping'.
09 Aug 2017 - China has now reported a zero increase in its gold reserves ever since the yuan has officially become a constituent part of the SDR. Has it reverted to only reporting gold reserve increases at five or six year intervals?
05 Aug 2017 - There seems to be a distinct target number appearing in Russian central bank gold additions.
04 Aug 2017 - Latest SGE gold withdrawal figures for July show an increase over those of a year ago, but still well down on those for the record 2015 year.
27 Jul 2017 - Latest gold import and export figures from Switzerland emphasise both the huge ever continuing gold flows to Asia and the Middle East from the west and the tightness building in the supply of available physical gold.
27 Jul 2017 - Even though the gold price has been rising, the world's largest gold ETF, GLD, has see gold outflows totalling 58.26 tonnes in the past month alone
25 Jul 2017 - Turkey's gold imports this year have already exceeded last year's total. For the latest month they totalled 46.2 tonnes making Turkey the world's third largest net importer of gold after China and India
24 Jul 2017 - Gold has recovered the ground it lost after the late-June flash crash. Does that mean a repeat is imminent?
21 Jul 2017 - The Russian central bank added 9.33 tonnes to its official gold reserve in June putting it right on track to add 200 tonnes for the full year.
20 Jul 2017 - Australia's Q1 gold exports to Greater China (mainland plus Hong Kong) at a huge new record figure.
17 Jul 2017 - Information on how to download some hugely comprehensive, and reasonably unbiased, free-to-access data on precious metals supply and demand which every investor should access.
13 Jul 2017 - Indian gold imports this year have already surpassed the full year 2016 level, but its probably best to ignore some of the year on year growth media hype given how low the figures were for H1 2016.