GATA

Big nations snub Beijing bank launch after US lobbying

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Jamil Anderlini
Financial Times, London
Tuesday, October 22, 2014

http://www.ft.com/intl/cms/s/0/41c3c0a0-59cd-11e4-9787-00144feab7de.html

BEIJING -- China will officially launch a new $50 billion Asia Infrastructure Investment Bank on Friday as it steps up its challenge to global financial institutions like the World Bank that it feels are dominated by America and its allies.

Goldcorp chief says Asian buying will support price of gold

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By James Wilson and Michael Hunter
Financial Times, London
Wednesday, October 22, 2014

Demand from China and other parts of Asia will support the price of gold, the chief executive of one of its largest miners said, as the precious metal traded near its strongest level in six weeks.

Barron interviewed on 'peak gold,' mining costs, and Swiss referendum

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10:24a CT Wednesday, October 22, 2014

Dear Friend of GATA and Gold:

Top bullion consumer China works on first gold forwards, options

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By A. Ananthalakshmi and Fayen Wong
Reuters
Tuesday, October 21, 2014

The Shanghai Gold Exchange is working on plans for China's first forwards and options in gold, sources say, potentially putting China ahead in the race to set an Asian pricing benchmark that might eventually rival the London gold fix.

Koos Jansen: It's official -- China's gold demand in 2013 was 2,199 tonnes

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10:54a CT Wednesday, October 22, 2014

Dear Friend of GATA and Gold:

Currency wars are back: 'Export your deflation to someone else'

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By David Goodman, Lucy Meakin, and Ye Xie
Bloomberg News
Wednesday, October 22, 2014

http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2014-10-22/currency-wars-evolve-with-goal-...

Currency wars are back, though this time the goal is to steal inflation, not growth.