Tag Archives: US dollar

Deutsche Bank: New Zealand Dollar the Most Expensive of Major Currencies

The New Zealand Dollar has been falling in value lately compared to the US dollar. The Kiwi dollar has also been losing value against its fellow commodity currencies, the Australian and Canadian dollars. Looking at the chart of the NZ dollar against the US dollar, the Kiwi dollar is getting close to the next level […]

What is the Hyperledger?

There is certainly a lot of debate and side taking in the cryptocurrency versus gold debate (a debate we’re not actually sure is the right debate to even have). Jim Rickards has put himself squarely in the gold camp. In this article he discusses the Linux Foundation’s open source project called the Hyperledger.  However we […]

Prospects for Gold if China Issues Oil Futures Backed by Gold

Last month we commented on how China looks to be preparing to release a yuan-denominated oil futures contract that is convertible (backed by) physical gold. Our favourite, Billionaire Hugo Salinas Price, has taken a closer look at this plan – well as much as is known about it anyway. As a result he has arrived at […]

China Begins To Reset The World’s Reserve Currency System

Some interesting news broke this week concerning the latest developments in the dethroning of the US dollar as in the world’s reserve currency system. Dave Kranzler of Investment Research Dynamics comments on the news from Nikkei Asian Review that China is preparing to release a yuan-denominated oil futures contract that is convertible (backed by) physical gold. […]

Gold Stocks: Good Times Are Near

Stewart Thomson outlines why he believes gold is consolidating before its next move higher above the key US$1300 level. And how this will likely be what finally gets gold mining stocks (shares) moving higher…   Gold Stocks: Good Times Are Near Graceland Updates By Stewart Thomson   After rallying almost $100 an ounce from the […]

The Dollar and the Oil Market May be About to Change Forever

The Quarterly Incrementum Advisory Board discussions are always a good read. Ronni Stoeferle and his team at Wealth Management firm Incrementum AG provide plenty of insight into gold and the global economy and monetary system. The most recent notes are just out and here’s what each member of the board discussed: Luke Gromen: ► The […]

Gold Stocks Meet Mr. America

See why Trump’s nomination to be added to the US Federal Reserve board is likely to increase the velocity of money in the USA (and therefore globally), and why this will likely have a significant impact on gold and even more so on gold mining stocks…   Gold Stocks Meet Mr. America By Stewart Thomson […]

The Golden Revolution, Revisited: Chapter 5

We had the pleasure of hearing John Butler speak here in Auckland a few years ago (you can check out what he had to say on that day here).  To follow is the sixth in the serial publication of the new, revisited edition of John’s book, The Golden Revolution (John Wiley and Sons, 2012). (The […]

Gold And Silver: Respect The Bar

Stewart Thomson argues that commercial players are back buying silver and so the current price is right in a zone where silver bugs should be buyers too. He also delves into the demand for silver in China and gold in India… Gold And Silver: Respect The Bar Graceland Updates By Stewart Thomson At about 4:00am […]

All Golden Eyes On The Fed – Stewart Thomson

The following was written before the US Federal Reserve Raised interest rates yesterday. However the expectation was they would raise rates and they did. Now we will have to wait and see if gold and silver will rise following this 4th rate hike as they did on the prior 3 interest rate increases by the […]