Trump Taunts the Fed – ICYMI Week Ended September 17, 2016

Trump Says Fed is “Very Political, Yellen Should be Ashamed”. Mexican Sales of Treasury Bonds Continues. Top Gold And Silver Stories from the week ended September 17, 2016. The top story of the week: Donald Trump made some incendiary statements about the Fed, Janet Yellen and Obama in two interviews with CNBC. Hillary Clinton collapses Read More →

How Long Have Central Banks Been Buying Mining Shares? – Podcast

How The Fed Appears Prudent – In Contrast To Other Central Banks I spoke with Lior Gantz of the Wealth Research Group last week. We discussed a variety of topics ranging from: Federal Reserve interest rate policy; how Smaulgld discovered the Swiss National Bank and Norwegian National Bank gold and silver mining share portfolios; whether Read More →

Why The Gold Silver Ratio Doesn’t Have to Return To 16:1

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The Gold Silver Ratio is Not Destined to Return to a Ratio Based on Relative Rarity. The Demand for Gold and Silver as Well as the Uses and Supply For Each Metal Have Changed. How To Buy Gold. How To Buy Silver. The Gold Silver Ratio is currently about 70:1 There are many differences between Read More →

The Dark Side of Central Bank Intervention

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Smaulgld on X22 Spotlight – Podcast Central Banks Buying Bonds, Equities & Other Assets Won’t Lead to Collapse, but Total Control Last week I sat down with Dave of the popular X22 Spotlight You Tube Channel to discuss the state of the real estate and stock markets. Pleaee have a listen and a look at Read More →

Hillary Hacks & The Fed Yacks – ICYMI – Week Ended 9/10/16

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Hillary Hacks and Fed Launches Another Interest Rate Yack Attack. Fed Presidents Talk Up Rate Hikes, Dollar. Top Gold And Silver Stories from the week ended September 10, 2016. The top story of the week: Presidential Campaign Hillary Clinton’s hack attack & “basket of deplorables” line. .@hale_razor looks like they are all having such fawn Read More →

Perth Mint Gold Sales Slide 53% in August

Gold Sales at the Perth Mint in August 2016 The Perth Mint sold 14,684 ounces of gold in August 2016 down 53% year over year from 31,390 ounces sold in August 2015. Gold sales at the Perth Mint in August 2016 were down 13% from July 2016 sales of 16,870 ounces. Perth Mint says lower Read More →

Indian Gold Imports Down 60% Through August

August 2016 Indian Gold Imports Rise off July’s Multi-Year Monthly Low Level. Gold Imports Remain Under Pressure From a Nationwide Jeweler Strike, Increased Duties, Taxes and Government Intervention. Indian Gold Imports January – August 2016 Indian gold imports were 25 tons (approximately 882,000 ounces) in August up from just 20 tons (approx. 705,500 ounces) in Read More →

Gold and Silver Confiscation? – Smaulgld Podcast on Kennedy Financial

Will gold and silver be confiscated? Why did the United States Government confiscate gold and silver in the 1930’s? Smaulgld on Kennedy Financial Earlier this week, I had the opportunity to be a guest on the Kennedy Financial Channel with John and Phil Kennedy. We discussed the following topics: 1. Real Estate – pending home Read More →

Swiss National Bank Increases Its Equity Holdings – ICYMI – Week Ended September 3, 2016

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Central Bank Market Intervention Continues. Fed Launches Another Rate Hike Yack Attack. Top Gold And Silver Stories from the week ended September 3, 2016. The top story of the week more revelations regarind Hillary Clinton’s “email woes”. Devices smashed with a hammer by aides. Top economic story of the week: Non Farm Payroll a big Read More →

Mexico Dumps US Treasuries as Trump Marches Closer to Presidency

Mexican Holdings of US Treasury Securities Have Fallen 40% Since Trump Announced His Candidacy For President. Selling of US Treasuries Accelerated as Trump Racked up Primary Victories and Clinched the Nomination. Trump’s Push for Wall Paid For By Mexico Prompts Mexican Expropriation of Foreign Assets Push by Mexican Lawmaker. Is Mexico Preparing for Trade Showdown Read More →