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    Palladium£49.94

Gold drifts lower at start of busy week

Gold prices drifted lower on Monday, as market players looked ahead to a busy week of economic data, including monthly inflation indicators, for further clues on the timing of the next Federal Reserve rate hike.

Gold slides as investors await clues from Fed

Gold prices edged lower in European trade on Wednesday, as market players looked ahead to the outcome of the Federal Reserve’s policy meeting for insight on the timing of the next U.S. rate hike and clues on how the central bank plans to pare back its balance sheet.

Draghi’s Comments and Precious Metals’ Movements

Precious metals saw an up-day on July 20, 2017, after the ECB’s (European Central Bank) president, Mario Draghi, said that policymakers would discuss potential changes in the bond-buying program in autumn.

Corporate Gift Guide: Rewarding your employees with Gold & Silver

Corporate Gift Guide: Rewarding your employees with Gold & Silver

Have you ever thought of rewarding your employees with Gold and Silver products? A bonus can be given in Gold and Silver coins and bars, defined in the HMRC Manual on Bonuses of a “readily convertible asset”. Learn more and get inspired with our Corporate Gift Guide.

Why We Value Your Customer Satisfaction

Why We Value Your Customer Satisfaction

As a customer and as a person, I don’t want to feel used. I want to be given value for what I pay for; in the product, respect, and service. We pride ourselves on delivering exceptional service above and beyond what is expected of us.

Gold slides to fresh 4-month low at start of busy week

Gold prices fell to a fresh four-month low in European trade on Monday, as investors looked ahead to comments from key Fed officials and a raft of U.S. economic data for further signs of the central bank’s likely rate hike trajectory through the end of the year.

Who should I tell about my precious metal investments?

Who should I tell about my precious metal investments?

Financial Planning for the Inevitable: “Nothing is certain but Death and Taxes” – commonly attributed to Benjamin Franklin, the famous quote was actually written by author Daniel Defoe 63 years previous to the famous U.S. president. Learn more about who you should tell about your precious metal investments in our blog.

Monthly roundup – Key Gold & Silver stories from June 2017

Monthly roundup – Key Gold & Silver stories from June 2017

After the shock of recent events, what I have found secondarily shocking is that an earthquake measuring well over 8.0 on the economic Richter scale is erupting below our markets. But it’s barely audible on the mainstream media’s loudspeaker. Here are some events that had an impact on Precious Metal prices in June.

Gold, silver trade higher in morning deals

Gold and silver were trading in green on lower equities and a weaker US dollar after European Central Bank President Mario Draghi hinted the ECB could trim its stimulus this year.

Gold steady ahead of speech by Fed’s Yellen

Gold held steady on Tuesday supported by an easing US dollar, with investors looking to a speech later in the day by Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen for clues on the outlook for US monetary policy.

Gold Higher As World Stock Markets Pause

Gold prices are moderately higher early U.S. trading Wednesday. Steady-to-weaker world stock markets today are helping to lift the competing asset class precious metals.

Glossary: What do we mean by Gold Futures?

Glossary: What do we mean by Gold Futures?

Until twenty years ago, futures markets consisted of only a few farm products, but now they have been joined by a large number of tradable ‘commodities’. Learn more about Gold Futures in our blog.

10 Questions to ask before investing in Gold and Silver

10 Questions to ask before investing in Gold and Silver

Before investing in any asset, there are questions we need to ask ourselves. Some of these questions will be about the asset class, some will be about our own goals and financial needs. Read our top 10 questions to ask before investing in Gold and Silver.

Gold slips as UK election surprise benefits dollar

Gold fell for a third day on Friday after British elections failed to deliver a clear majority for Prime Minister Theresa May, knocking the pound sharply lower and helping lift the dollar index to its highest since late May.

Gold ticks up to more than 6-week high as caution reigns

Gold prices rose to their highest level in more than six weeks in European trade on Tuesday, as investor sentiment remained skewed toward safe-haven assets ahead of testimony from the former FBI director and British elections later this week.

Huge chance for gold during UK election

The Elections in the UK next week could be shaping up as a real boom for the Gold price as the gap narrows between Prime minister Theresa May and opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn.

Gold rises to two-week high amid Trump concerns

Gold hit a two-week high on Wednesday as Asian stocks slipped and the dollar fell amid political uncertainty after a source said U.S. President Donald Trump asked the FBI to end a probe into his former security adviser.

Monthly roundup – Key Gold & Silver stories from April 2017

Monthly roundup – Key Gold & Silver stories from April 2017

What an eye-catching chart for Gold this month. The price has fallen sharply from a high of £1,017 to currently £985 – a wonderful buying opportunity if there’s spare cash around. Here are some other events that had an impact on Precious Metal prices in April.

Gold tanks on French election

The gold price has pulled back sharply on Monday after yesterday’s French election results which saw both pro and anti-EU candidates make it to the 2nd round.

Man finds £2 million of gold in tank he bought for £30,000

Man finds £2 million of gold in tank he bought for £30,000

Nick Mead, 55, found the valuable bullion while restoring a Russian T54/69 with his mechanic friend, Todd Chamberlain. He filmed himself opening up the diesel in case he found weapons and needed to show it to bomb disposal crews. But instead he uncovered five solid gold bars.

How Silver Dragged Down the Gold-Silver Ratio

When analyzing the precious metals market, it’s important to take a look at the relationship between gold and silver. Most of the time, gold and silver walk hand-in-hand. However, silver often plays a dual role of a precious metal as well as an industrial metal.

Gold edges lower ahead of busy week

Gold prices edged lower on Monday, kicking the week off with modest losses as investors awaited fresh signals about the timing of the next U.S. interest rate increase this year.

Gold ticks higher as Brexit triggered

Gold edged up on Wednesday, as uncertainty about Brexit talks, French elections and U.S. President Donald Trump’s economic policies boosted safe-haven buying and offset a firmer dollar.

Monthly roundup – Key Gold & Silver stories from March 2017

Monthly roundup – Key Gold & Silver stories from March 2017

This week’s blog will once again focus beneath the daily news headlines to the background hum to give a Monthly Update on three key pieces of Gold and Silver news. Here are some other events that had an impact on Precious Metal prices in March.

Gold Set to Soar to $1,500 as Inflation Makes a Comeback

Gold is poised to rally to levels last seen four years ago as rising inflation and negative real interest rates combine to boost demand, according to Incrementum AG, which says that the precious metal may be in the early stages of a bull market.