12 Jul 2016 - The latest gold hedgebook analysis from GFMS and SocGen shows an increase in Q1 this year and the prospect that such activity will grow along with forward gold price uncertainty.
08 Jul 2016 - With the pound diving and gold strengthening post Brexit, should UK investors who bought gold pre-the vote to exit from the EU consider taking some profits?
06 Jul 2016 - An enormous 28.8 tonne one-day inflow into the big GLD ETF has been a key influence in the latest rise in the gold price
05 Jul 2016 - China's gold demand as represented by SGE withdrawals continues to be well down on a year ago with the latest figure for June at 138.5 tonnes
04 Jul 2016 - Latest analysis from Credit Suisse suggests a gold price reaching $1,500 an ounce by end 2016 or early 2017
29 Jun 2016 - At long last silver made something of a move yesterday/overnight rising to above $18.20 after languishing at around the $17.40 level for some time.
28 Jun 2016 - Markets are settling following the UK's referendum vote for Brexit. Could it all turn out to be something of a non-event as far as the markets are concerned - except perhaps for the pound which is currently down sharply against the US dollar
26 Jun 2016 - Brexit has had a huge adverse impact on European Stock Markets, but rather less so on the UK one. The pound has been hit hard, but not as hard as some were predicting while gold spiked up but then came down to a level it had seen only just over a week...
22 Jun 2016 - As the Brexit vote is now just about upon us, tomorrow will likely be something of a crunch day for both the gold price and the pound sterling, at least in the short term, as the world adjusts to whatever the outcome will be.
21 Jun 2016 - Gold has dropped and the pound sterling risen as the Brexit camp seems to have lost momentum with the odds now even more in favour of a Remain vote.
21 Jun 2016 - A hiatus in gold purchases by the Chinese Central Bank and a sharply lower month of purchases by the Russian on suggests central Bank gold purchases will be down sharply this year, but gold ETF inflows have continued - more than compensating for the CB...
16 Jun 2016 - Brexit uncertainty is helping drive the gold price up through the $1,300 level as latest polls suggest that it is a real possibility. If gold continues to surge, more volatile silver could get a strong boost.
12 Jun 2016 - The latest 96-page Bank of America Merrill Lynch's analysts' report on gold and silver describes itself as 'A More Bullish View on Bullion' - but is perhaps only marginally so given the gold and silver price performance so far this year
08 Jun 2016 - Latest figures out of the SGE published today see a further weakening in May and the year to date figure down 17.7% on the 2015 figure at the same time.
07 Jun 2016 - Latest figures from the Peoples Bank of China suggest that the country bought no gold for its reserves during May after an unbroken run of gold purchases since at least July last year when it began announcing monthly gold reserve increases