Gold, Silver, Platinum and Equities Rises Amid State of Emergency

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Kazakhstan Boosts Gold Reserves in 2018 Past 350 Tons

Central Bank of Kazakhstan gold reserves 2015 - 2018

The National Bank of Kazakhstan Gold Reserves Top 350 Tons in 2018 National Bank of Kazakhstan added 160,000 ounces (4.976556 tons) of gold to reserves in December. Total Kazakhstan gold reserves stood at 350.53618 tons at the end of December 2018 vs Saudi Arabia’s 322.9 tons. Gold constituted 46.53% of Kazakhstan’s overall official reserve assets Read More →

China Added 11.82 Tons of Gold To Reserves in January

China Added Nearly Twelve Tons of Gold To Reserves in January People’s Bank of China added gold for the second month in a row in January. The People’s Bank of China added 380,000 ounces (11.82 tons) of gold to reserves in January 2019. Total reported People’s Bank of China gold reserves stand at 1864 tonnes. Read More →

Whatever Happened To Bakkt, Bitcoin ETFs, BTC Trading Platforms/ATMs & the Lightning Network?

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China’s Debt Problem Is Too Large to Hide

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Central Banks Are Buying Gold – That is All I Need To Know!

Central bank gold additiona subtractions 2018

Central Banks added the most gold to reserves since 1971 – Does it Matter? NEW! The Smaulgld Store is Now Open – Click to Visit the Smaulgld Store Smaulgld Super Classic Mug – $23.99 with Free Shipping in the Continental United States. Smaulgld Live Stream -February 10, 2019 Last night we discussed central bank gold Read More →

Perth Mint Silver Sales Down Slightly in 2018

Perth Mint Silver Sales 2014 -2018

Perth Mint Silver Sales Finish 2018 Strong. Silver sales at the Perth Mint in 2018 of 9,242,408 ounces were down from 2017 sales of 9,636,408 ounces down from 2016 silver sales of 12,236,772 ounces and down from 2015 silver sales of 11,775,927 ounces. January 2019 Perth Mint silver sales of 828,854 ounces were down from Read More →

Litecoin Jets Higher in Prodigious Crypto Rally

Litecoin leads cryptocurrencies to double digit gains. NEW! The Smaulgld Store is Now Open – Click to Visit the Smaulgld Store Smaulgld Super Classic Mug – $23.99 with Free Shipping in the Continental United States. Smaulgld Live Stream -February 8, 2019 Last night we discussed yesterday’s Litecoin led crypto rally. Watch “Litecoin Jets Higher in Read More →

Is Nickel Money?

Nickel has been in U.S. coinage since 1859 in the penny, since 1865 in the 3 cent piece and in the “nickel” since 1866. NEW! The Smaulgld Store is Now Open – Click to Visit the Smaulgld Store Smaulgld Super Classic Mug – $23.99 with Free Shipping in the Continental United States. Smaulgld Live Stream Read More →

Is Copper Money?

Copper has all the attributes of money and is still used as a medium of exchange. NEW! The Smaulgld Store is Now Open – Click to Visit the Smaulgld Store Smaulgld Super Classic Mug – $23.99 with Free Shipping in the Continental United States. Smaulgld Live Stream -February 6, 2019 Last night we discussed whether Read More →