Koos Jansen: Silver scarce in Shanghai

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9p ET Tuesday, August 12, 2014

Dear Friend of GATA and Gold:

Gold researcher and GATA consultant Koos Jansen reports tonight that silver is in backwardation in Shanghai, with metal for immediate delivery being more expensive than metal for future delivery with a premium of 8 percent:

https://www.bullionstar.com/article/shanghai%20silver%20in%20backwardati...

Silver is the key to the monetary metals market, Kaye tells KWN

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4:38p ET Tuesday, August 12, 2014

Dear Friend of GATA and Gold:

Hong Kong fund manager William Kaye today tells King World News that silver is the key to the monetary metals market.

Banks wait on sidelines of new silver benchmark

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By Neil Hume
Financial Times, London
Tuesday, August 12, 2014

http://www.ft.com/intl/cms/s/0/8bbf7968-217b-11e4-b145-00144feabdc0.html

Build it and they will come. Or that is what participants in London's $1.6 trillion-a-year silver market will be hoping.

JPMorgan joins Goldman in designing derivatives for a new generation

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By Sridhar Natarajan and Alastair Marsh
Bloomberg News
Tuesday, August 12, 2014

http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2014-08-12/swaps-reincarnate-boosting-debt...

Derivatives that helped inflate the 2007 credit bubble are being remade for a new generation.

Gold and silver price suppression intensifies, Embry tells KWN

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3:30p ET Monday, August 11, 2014

Dear Friend of GATA and Gold:

TF Metals Report: Assessing another bank participation report

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1p ET Monday, August 11, 2014

Dear Friend of GATA and Gold:

'China's Second Continent' describes the new colonization of Africa

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"China's Second Continent: How a Million Migrants Are Building a New Empire in Africa," by Howard W. French, Knopf Doubleday, 304 pages.

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By Chris Hartman
The Christian Science Monitor, Boston
Friday, August 8, 2014

Junior resource companies can't help exceeding expectations, Rule tells KWN

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11p ET Sunday, August 10, 2014

Dear Friend of GATA and Gold:

Koos Jansen: Chinese gold demand 1,094 tonnes this year; silver premium at record

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10:05a ET Saturday, August 9, 2014

Dear Friend of GATA and Gold:

Money printing, Ukraine, disease make Sprott wary of stocks and bonds

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10a ET Saturday, August 9, 2014

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