Category Archives: Syndicated Articles

Global Syndicated Articles

Here is where we also feature writing from others around the world. We don’t always agree with everything they have to say but we pick interesting commentary from the likes of James Rickards, Darryl Schoon, Stewart Thomson and many others.

Often giving our 2 cents worth on what they have to say too.

Latest Articles

The Golden Hour Guest article courtesy of ChrisMartenson

Today we have the honour of hosting what we believe is a brilliant overview of the gold market written by Chris Martenson.  A priviledge indeed, as this article is currently only available to the paid enrolled members of, a service we highly recommend.  The article draws together a number of the news items we have highlighted […]

Hong Kong recalls its gold reserves from UK

The Hong Kong government has announced that its gold reserves will be ‎recalled from the UK where they are currently stored, and transferred to a new ‎purpose built vault under the Hong Kong Airport.   Hong Kong is also expected to become a trading hub for ‎bullion.  It’s also likely that other Central Banks in the […]

Why you shouldnt believe the Green Shoots Groupies

As we previously discussed in “Green Shoots? – Don’t believe the hype!”, U.S. Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke  coined the term “Green Shoots” back in March.  So far apart from a few wobbles everywhere you look in the mainstream media seems to support his statement worldwide.  And he backed it up again recently ‎in August […]

A Prediction on the Global Economy and the Gold Price

Today we read one of the best overall summaries of where the global economy currently sits.  Not from an economist.  Not from a Central Banker.  Not from a financial advisor. But from the Board of a slightly unusual gold company we closely follow– Seabridge Gold. Invest a few minutes of your time to read the full […]

Silver the Other Monetary Metal

Like gold, silver has a venerable monetary history. Often referred to as the “poor man’s gold”, it has a Biblical pedigree,  Judas having allegedly betrayed Jesus for 30 pieces of silver. Again, like gold, silver has been moulded into coins for centuries. However, unlike gold, except in special applications like gold plated electrodes, silver has […]

Dark Clouds are Rolling

Egon von Greyerz of Matterhorn Asset Management has published an excellent article entitled “The Dark Years are Here” We paraphrase his main points below, adding some observations of our own in red. (1) EMPIRES ARE BUILT ON THEFT, PILLAGE, SLAVE LABOUR AND FINALLY MONEY PRINTING. If we look at the British Empire, we see that […]

Why are gold mining producers reducing their gold hedge books

The simple answer is that gold producers realise that the odds favour an increase in the price of gold in the near future.  Therefore on any weakness in the price of gold, gold producers are either completely unhedging themselves or are reducing their gold hedge books to manageable levels. In AngloGold Ashanti’s case below, they […]

How high can the gold price rise

World renowned gold analyst Alf Fields explains that we are in the early stages of a massive rise in the price of gold. Knowledge is power; knowledge is profit “Manipulation can not last forever against the primary trend. It can happen in the short and medium term, but eventually the facts involved in the primary […]

Green Shoots? – Don’t believe the hype!

Are the green shoots really fresh new growth or has the wilting of the plant merely slowed for a while? US Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke coined the term “green shoots” in an interview in March and since then everything has indeed appeared (continuing with the gardening metaphor) to be getting rosier. Job losses appear […]