Ronan Manly: A big role for the monetary metals at the World Money Fair

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12:35p ICT Friday, April 1, 2016

Dear Friend of GATA and Gold:

The monetary metals had a big place at the World Money Fair in Berlin in February, and gold researcher Ronan Manly attended with Bullion Star executives. His report is posted at Bullion Star here:

https://www.bullionstar.com/blogs/bullionstar/bullionstars-visit-to-the-...

Gold Newsletter's Lundin chides market manipulation by big commercial shorts

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Gold Scores Biggest Quarterly Gain in Nearly 30 Years

By Myra P. Saefong
MarketWatch.com, New York
Thursday, March 31, 2016

Gold futures settled higher Thursday, scoring their best quarterly performance since 1986 -- a year when "Top Gun" was the most popular movie.

Bullion has benefited as the Federal Reserve’s dovish stance on policy has softened the highflying U.S. dollar. ...

China's forex regulator buys $4.2 billion in stocks via new platform

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By Samuel Shen and Pete Sweeney
Reuters
Thursday, March 31, 2016

SHANGHAI, China -- China's foreign exchange regulator has bought mainland stocks worth over 27 billion yuan ($4.18 billion) via three low-profile investment firms it controls, the official Shanghai Securities News reported today.

50,000-watt Toronto radio station airs interview with GATA secretary

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4:28p ICT Wednesday, March 30, 2016

Dear Friend of GATA and Gold:

As interest rates turn negative, gold becomes the high-yield asset, Rickards says

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3:58p ICT Wednesday, March 30, 2016

Dear Friend of GATA and Gold:

Wall Street for Main Street's Jason Burack gets some interesting observations out of financial writer and geopolitical strategist James G. Rickards in an interview posted this week. Among other things, Rickards remarks:

Gold options manipulation is even worse in Europe, Turk tells KWN

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2:19p ICT Wednesday, March 30, 2016

Dear Friend of GATA and Gold:

GoldMoney founder and GATA consultant James Turk, interviewed by King World News, discusses the manipulation of gold prices around futures option expiration dates, manipulation that is even more obvious in Europe than in the United States. Turk's interview is excerpted at KWN here:

Just whom is gold really so 'dangerous' to?

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4:24p ICT Tuesday, March 29, 2016

Dear Friend of GATA and Gold:

India's finance minister can't persuade his own wife to paperize her gold jewellery

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Gold Monetisation Scheme Bows to Family Homilies

By Timsy Jaipuria
Hindustan Times, New Delhi
Tuesday, March 29, 2016

There is a conflict between two finance ministers, and it seems the official one is not winning this war.

Craig Hemke interviews GATA Chairman Murphy for Sprott Money News

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12:44p ICT Tuesday, March 29, 2016

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Chinese investors see golden opportunity

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By Biman Mukherji
The Wall Street Journal
Monday, March 28, 2016

The rise in the price of gold -- up 15% from its six-year low in mid-December -- is stoking out-of-season buying in China, which consumes more than a fifth of global supplies.