The Rise Of Silver In 2019
Leading economic analysts have been predicting the rise of silver prices in 2019. The expectation is for the Gold/Silver ratio to go lower as silver outperforms the yellow metal. The demand for silver to be used in industrial applications is also expected to grow. The demand for silver has been growing for five consecutive years and silver miners now have to ...more»
Goldcorp-Newmont Deal Could Mean More Mergers And Acquisitions
Goldcorp and Newmont, two gold mining giants have just announced a merger earlier this month. It is expected that this merger will encourage other gold mining companies to do the same in order to pool resources to bet to the high-grade deposits and share the ever-increasing costs of extraction that has been squeezing profit margins. The merger of Gorldcorp and ...more»
Will Central Banks Drive Us Back To A Gold Standard
Investing in gold or any precious metals like silver has always been seen as a political and a pre-emptive move to in struggling economies. Gold is eternal, it is the one commodity that holds its value and it is for this reason that people still prefer investing in the yellow metal market than in anything else.   However, buying gold shows a ...more»
What is the Gold-to-Silver Ratio and what does it mean?
Experienced investors use gold-to-silver to determine the right time to buy and sell gold or silver. There are other factors like economic uncertainty, debt, inflation. These are used to e encourage potential investors to put their money in gold and silver. For the small scale investor, it might be hard to get an accurate read on all these factors, zeroing ...more»
China’s Gold Mining Industry In A Slump
China's gold mining industry has grown to be the greatest in the world. The country overtook South Africa as the largest producer of gold and it has held on to that position for over 11 years. In 2017 China produced 426.14 tons which is more than 13% of the gold produced globally. The country has also identified 13,195.60 tonnes of ...more»
Germany’s New Love Affair With Gold
One hundred Euro gold coin from Germany When the economy turns tough and no one knows for certain what the future holds, then the most prudent thing to do with your money is to invest it in gold. A lot of. Countries are catching on to this, but Germany in particular has spent the most acquiring gold. According to a ...more»