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Measuring global gold market liquidity

Topics [ gold investing ]

Liquidity measures the dollar value of turnover in a given asset class. It is an important consideration for investors seeking exposure to precious metals – and indeed any asset class.

All other things being equal, an asset that has high liquidity is better than one with lower liquidity, for two ...

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The gold standard in mental health

While keeping some distance from each other to maintain our physical health in 2020, we have all appreciated how important it is to maintain positive social connections and good mental health. 

Given many people spend a significant proportion of their lives at work, it’s important that organisations encourage their employees ...

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Understanding gold purity

Dating back to the beginning of time, gold’s value has always been inextricably entwined with its purity. 

While the system of measuring gold’s purity was determined thousands of years ago, long before it became a monetary asset, these units continue to dictate the metal’s value today. 

It therefore makes sense ...

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Gold corrects as markets look to US election

Topics [ market analysis Market update ]

The gold price fell by more than 3.50% in US dollar (USD) terms during September, undergoing an overdue correction after the explosive gains seen earlier in the year. Long term, the outlook for precious metals remains positive with a range of macro-economic and monetary factors driving investors toward precious metals....

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Perth Mint Gold holdings September 2020

Holdings of Perth Mint Gold (ASX:PMGOLD) continued to rise in September 2020, increasing by almost 3,000 ounces. The product ended the month with holdings of 231,005 ounces (7.19 tonnes). 

Monthly flows into PMGOLD can be seen in the chart below, with holdings increasing by more than 70% in the first ...

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