Bleyer Bullion

Blog posts of '2017' 'February'

A new invention by Toyota could bring turmoil for the precious metal markets. The world’s largest automaker announced “a new, smaller catalyst that uses 20% less precious metal in approximately 20% less volume,” as the company said in an emailed statement. Source: Forbes
Almost every day in the investing world, you will hear the terms 'bull' and 'bear' to describe market conditions. For those new to investing, this week we take a look at the differences between 'Bullish' and 'Bearish' markets.
At Bleyer, we love Valentine’s day, and although many view it as another corporate holiday used to generate money for big business, we see it as an excellent time to give your loved one something of intrinsic value and truly unique.
This week, we take a look at the top 5 things to look out for when buying and selling your precious metals.
A hoard of gold sovereigns and silver bars found behind a sofa has sold at auction for more than £30,000. The treasure trove was found by the auctioneer during a routine house clearance in Northamptonshire on 25 January. Source: BBC News
The Trial of the Pyx, a near-800-year old ceremony to count coins and verify Britain's currency, got under way at the Goldsmiths' Hall in London on Tuesday. Source: Business Insider UK