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Gold Price Set To Push Higher As Inflation Picks Up – RBC

By |2016-12-23T20:17:27+00:00April 22nd, 2016|Blog|

The gold price is set to move higher in the coming months as inflation picks up according to new research from RBC.“Analysis suggests a -0.5% real rate would imply a $1,380/oz gold price and a -1.0% real rate $1,546/oz” - that's according to RBC's April 10 Global Gold Outlook note, which takes a look at [...]

Man Buys Rolex Daytona For $543 in 1973, Takes It To Antiques Roadshow Where He’s Told It’s Worth $100,000, Though Actually Worth Even More (Oh, And It’s Now For Sale)

By |2016-12-23T20:17:27+00:00April 21st, 2016|Blog|

These are the stories you love to hear. Unsuspecting man – a pilot – because of course he's a pilot – needs a watch for navigation purposes in the early 1970s. So he stops into his local watch shop, picks up a watch. Maybe that gold one, with the weird dial that nobody seems to [...]

Inside The Manufacture: With Jaeger-LeCoultre In Switzerland, Pt. 4: A 100-Year-Old Ultra Thin Mechanical Masterpiece

By |2016-12-23T20:17:27+00:00April 20th, 2016|Blog|

The watch we're going to look at has no case, dial, or hands; but it's so beautiful on its own that casing it up would almost seem criminal. This is caliber 19 RMCCVEP. It's an ultra-flat, minute repeater chronograph movement produced at a time when the initial partnership between Edmond Jaeger and Jacques-David LeCoultre was [...]

China Gold Bullion Yuan Trading To Boost Power In Gold and FX Markets – End Manipulation?

By |2016-12-23T20:17:27+00:00April 20th, 2016|Blog|

 China launched yuan denominated gold bullion trading today in a move that will further boost its power in the global gold and fx markets. Critics of the existing pricing mechanisms hope that it will lead to increased transparency and may end price manipulation.The Shanghai Gold Exchange (SGE), the world's largest physical gold exchange, launched a [...]

Inside The Manufacture: With Jaeger-LeCoultre In Switzerland, Pt. 4: A 100-Year-Old Ultra Thin Mechanical Masterpiece

By |2016-12-23T20:17:27+00:00April 20th, 2016|Blog|

The watch we're going to look at has no case, dial, or hands; but it's so beautiful on its own that casing it up would almost seem criminal. This is caliber 19 RMCCVEP. It's an ultra-flat, minute repeater chronograph movement produced at a time when the initial partnership between Edmond Jaeger and Jacques-David LeCoultre was [...]

Greysheet: SILVER ROARS, CSNS ON DECK

By |2016-12-23T20:17:27+00:00April 20th, 2016|Blog|

Precious metals have been an interesting story in the past five trading days, with silver jumping well over the $16 level while gold has trended slightly down. This is an increase of nearly one dollar in the space of four trading days, or better than 5%. This type of price movement is usually positive for [...]

China Gold Bullion Yuan Trading To Boost Power In Gold and FX Markets – End Manipulation?

By |2016-12-23T20:17:27+00:00April 20th, 2016|Blog|

 China launched yuan denominated gold bullion trading today in a move that will further boost its power in the global gold and fx markets. Critics of the existing pricing mechanisms hope that it will lead to increased transparency and may end price manipulation.The Shanghai Gold Exchange (SGE), the world's largest physical gold exchange, launched a [...]