5 Things That Can Shake Up Precious Metals

These are astonishing times for precious metals. Not just because of price volatility. Underlying developments in the supply-and-demand fundamentals for physical gold and silver are currently extraordinary. On one hand, the paper market (futures contracts, etc.) continues to be heavily pressured in a bearish direction by institutional short-selling. On the other, the physical market has 

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The Reset Has Already Begun!

For several years there has been talk of a financial and economic “re-set” coming, this is no longer speculation as the reset has already begun! The Swiss have suppressed the price of their currency, the franc, since late 2011. They pegged the franc versus the euro with a “floor” versus the euro at 1.20. After confirming this floor publicly on 

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Tocqueville Gold Strategy Investor Letter

It is a little-known fact that gold outperformed all currencies in 2014, except for the US dollar. In dollar terms gold declined 1.7 percent, but as the table below shows, it posted solid gains against all other currencies. While the dollar price of gold was essentially flat in 2014, highly negative media coverage created the 

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