Central Bank of Russia Continues its Gold Buying Binge in August

Russian Central Bank Gold Reserves June 2015 -August 2017

Russia Adds 500,000 Ounces of Gold To Reserves in August. Since June 2015, the Central Bank of Russia has added about 465 tons of gold to reserves. August’s 15.55 ton gold addition bring Russia’s Central Bank holdings to 1,745 tons; the sixth most of any nation. Overall Russian Reserves rose from $418.447 billion in July Read More →

China Retains its Place as the Top Foreign US Treasury Holder – Adds $107.6 Billion in 2017

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China adds another $19.5 billion of U.S. Treasury Securities in July. China added $44.3 billion in U.S. Treasuries in June and passed Japan as the world’s largest foreign holder of U.S. Treasuries. Total U.S. Treasuries held by China were at 1.166 trillion at the end of July, compared to Japan’s $1.113 trillion. Russia added $200 Read More →

Report: China to Issue $2B US Dollar Denominated Bonds

China to Issue First Dollar Denominated Bond Since 2004. Reports of the Death of the Dollar are Greatly Exaggerated. Alt Fin Media continues to pump unsourced gold-backed Yuan story. Swiss Town to Accept Tax Payments in Bitcoin. Bitcoin Tumbles After Jamie Dimon Calls It A Fraud: “Would Fire Anyone Trading It”. China to shut Cryptocurrency Read More →

The Cashless and China Conspiracies

Is Bitcoin a gateway to a casheless society? Was getting libertarians and gold bugs, the groups most likely to oppose a cashless society, to embrace and promote bitcoin, part of the plan? Does Bitcoin promotion accomplish moving capital from gold and silver and dilute the sound money message and divide the sound money advocates? Was Read More →

Indian Gold Imports Spike 143% in July

Indian Gold monthly imports 2016 - 2017 -July

India imported 60.542 tons (1,946,470.5 ounces) of gold in July. Indian gold imports in July were up 143% from 25 tons imported in July 2016. July gold imports were up 14% from June’s imports of 53.1 tons. Preliminary August Indian gold imports were up 69% from August 2016 imports of 26 tons. Watch this report Read More →

August Was One Of The Worst Months for American Gold Buffalo Sales

American Gold Buffalo sales in august 2006 - 2017

August Sales of American Gold Buffalo Coins down 67% from August 2016. U.S. Mint Sold 3,000 24K one ounce gold coins in August vs 9,000 in August 2017. June 2017 sales were worse at 2,000 Total American Gold Buffalo and American Gold Eagle Sales were 12,500 ounces in August down 81% from 67,500 ounces sole Read More →

Why Is The People’s Bank of China Holding Off On Adding Gold?

Peoples bank of china gold reserves 2009 -2017 July

Peoples Bank of China Adds No Gold to Reserves in August. The People’s Bank of China has not added any gold to reserves since they were admitted to the SDR in October 2016. Total reported People’s Bank of China gold reserves stand at 1842.6 tonnes – same as October 2016. PBOC foreign reserves rose for Read More →

Cryptocurrency Status in Turmoil – What’s Next?

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China Bans Initial Coin Offerings. China rumoured to close cryptocurrency exchanges. Russia and Malaysia add to warnings on ICOs. Russia looks to regulate crytpocurrencies. Canadian Regulators Approve Bitcoin Fund. More holes in the Chinese-gold backed Yuan denomminated oil contract story. Gold and silver rise again. Video Commentary to “Cryptocurrency Status in Turmoil – What’s Next?” Read More →

Fake But Accurate – This Will Make You Think, I Hope

Fake but true lies

Main Stream Media and Alternative Media- Two Side of the Same Fake News Media? Watch the Video Companion to Fake but Accurate on Vidme or on Bitchute Remember Rathergate? Former mainstream media hero Dan Rather got caught peddling a fake story in 2004. Mr. Rather reported CBS had obtained documents that showed George W. Bush Read More →

Perth Mint Silver Sales Fall in August

Perth Mint silver sales 2014 - 2017 through August

Silver sales at the Perth Mint in August were 392,091 ounces, down 66% from July 2017 sales of 1,167,963 ounces. Year over year August 2017 Perth Mint silver sales were up .4% from August 2016 sales of 376,467 ounces. August Perth Mint sales of 392,091 ounces were lower than August U.S. Mint Silver Eagle sales Read More →