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Mining analyst John Tumazos urges the CEOs of major gold companies “to renounce construction of complex large mines, whether in this hemisphere or remote locations.”
The potential political and economic fallout between Russia and the West over Ukraine and Crimea could have a major destabilising effect on the global economy and give a further boost to the gold price.
One suspects that the days of the London Gold Fixing in its current form may be numbered – but what mechanism can be implemented to replace it has to remain uncertain.
According to both Jeff Christian and Patricia Mohr, while gold prices are likely to rise in 2014, the increase will not be a massive one.
An easing of the tensions in the Ukraine could see gold’s recent gains negated, but it is longer term factors like the state of the U.S. economy and Chinese demand which will set the gold price pattern for the year ahead.
The London gold fix may have been manipulated for a decade by the banks setting it, say researchers.
The world’s largest gold ETF has seen 10 tonnes of inflows in February as compared with last year’s huge outflows and the market impact, should the trend continue, could be strong indeed.
Jan Skoyles looks at five of the oddest, richest and most daring gold robberies the world has ever seen.
We are beginning to see cracks in the overall bearish sentiments towards gold expressed by most bank analysts earlier this year, but some still remain unmoved by the recent positive gold price performance.
Statistics are how you read them and China both imported 326% more gold from Hong Kong in January than it did a year earlier, or 9% less than in the previous month.
Credit Agricole says gold demand in China will be sustained as incomes expand, supporting prices above $1,000.
Benjamin Asuncion and Geordie Mark of Haywood Securities forecast 2014 gold and silver prices of $1,300/oz and $21.50/oz, respectively. An interview with The Gold Report.
Massive impairments suggest the world’s top 10 gold miners are in serious trouble, but this is just a financial accounting mechanism and doesn’t really adversely affect day to day operations and earnings.
The more bullish view from UBS contrasts with outlooks from Societe Generale and Goldman, which expect the metal to falter.
The Indian government, that was reportedly considering doing away with the controversial 80:20 scheme for gold imports, has instead strengthened it.
The upward momentum in the price of gold continues as prices break above $1300/oz., as well as the 200 day moving average.
According to the World Gold Council's Gold Demand Trends report for 2013, the last 12 months were decidedly the year of the consumer.
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