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Physical Gold Demand Strong In Emerging Markets and Limited Supply Leading To Higher Gold Prices

By |2016-12-23T20:17:34+00:00March 15th, 2016|Blog|

Consumers are lapping up physical gold at a time supply is declining, helping underpin a rally in gold prices.Demand from emerging markets in particular is strong as currencies such as the Indonesian rupiah, the Malaysian ringgit and the Vietnamese dong has fallen sharply in the last 12 to 18 months against the U.S. dollar, prompting consumers [...]

Bail-In Regulation To Blame For “Bank Turmoil” In EU?

By |2016-12-23T20:17:39+00:00March 3rd, 2016|Blog|

The Financial Times recently looked at how the new bail-in resolutions in the EU, U.S. and most of the western world and asked whether they may be leading to “bank turmoil” and increased concerns about banks and the banking sector in the EU. As is typically the case with coverage of the bail-in regime, the important [...]

A Week On The Wrist: The Zenith El Primero Reference A3817

By |2016-12-23T20:17:39+00:00March 1st, 2016|Blog|

If you have been following HODINKEE, you might agree with us that Zenith is a manufacturer that produces some of the more value-for-money watches these days. There are few totally in-house chronograph movements that can be had for just around $10,000, and which come in such a variety of dial and case designs ranging from [...]