Juan Carlos Artigas, World Gold Council

European gold ETFs hit record highs

Wed, 20/11/2019 - 10:25

Gold ETFs have continued to soar with European-listed ETFs funds leading October gold ETF flows, adding 31.3 tonnes (USD1.2 billion, 1.9 per cent of AUM), or 70 per cent of net inflows, according to Juan Carlos Artigas (pictured), Director of Investment Research at the World Gold Council (WGC). »

The White Lion of Mortimer

The Royal Mint celebrates August gold rush with new coin

Mon, 16/09/2019 - 11:22

Hot on the heels of last week’s news that The Royal Mint is to launch a gold-backed exchange traded commodity (ETC) fund, is the news that it is to issue a new coin, the White Lion of Mortimer, following what it calls the August gold rush.   »

Chris Mellor, Invesco

Invesco’s gold ETC reaches record high in assets as investors predict further rise in gold price

Tue, 25/06/2019 - 10:52

A new study from Invesco reveals that 72 per cent of professional investors believe the gold price will rise in 2019, while Invesco announces that the amount of assets invested in Invesco Physical Gold ETC has reached a record high on the product’s 10-year anniversary. »

Ross Norman, Sharps Pixley

Sharps Pixley predicts possible bull run in gold

Tue, 18/06/2019 - 11:55

According to Ross Norman (pictured), CEO, Sharps Pixley, a London-based bullion broker, gold could be in the very early stages of a bull run. »

Gold bars

Physical gold demand surges as political risks heighten uncertainty

Thu, 06/06/2019 - 17:40

Over the last seven days, The Pure Gold Company has seen a 378 per cent increase in first time investors purchasing gold bars and coins compared to the weekly average for 2019. What's more, there has been a 63 per cent increase in financial professionals and bankers investing in physical gold, according to the firm. »

Allan Lane, Algo-Chain

ETF issuers strike gold in Saudi Arabia

Thu, 30/05/2019 - 11:52

This week our columnist Allan Lane of Algo-Chain writes on the difficulties of identifying the next best thing in ETFs… »


Diamond Standard launches fungible diamond commodity

Fri, 03/05/2019 - 07:13

One-year-old startup the Diamond Standard Co has launched the world’s first fungible diamond commodity product – a universal asset to secure any digital transaction. »

Crude oil supply glut or not?

Tue, 04/12/2018 - 10:04

Ivanova, portfolio manager at Expat Capital, writes on the recent volatility in the oil price… »


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