European central banks to fall short of gold sales quota again

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By Atul Prakash
Reuters
Thursday, May 31, 2007

http://www.reuters.com/article/wtMostRead/idUSL314785620070531

LONDON -- Europe's central banks are again likely to sell less gold this year than an agreed annual limit of 500 tonnes, despite a pickup in recent weeks, analysts say.

Couldn't they have voted for MorganChase or Citigroup instead?

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Italians Complain Country
is Run by Goldman Sachs

By Ambrose Evans-Pritchard
The Telegraph, London
Wednesday, May 30, 2007

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/money/main.jhtml?xml=/money/2007/05/29/cnital...

Italians grumble that Goldman Sachs runs their country, much as the Jesuits ran countries during the Counter-Reformation.

Senators draft legislation for currency intervention by U.S.

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Bill Seeks New Approach
to U.S. Currency Battles

Financial Times, London
Wednesday, May 30, 2007

http://www.ft.com/cms/s/ac32a5fc-0ece-11dc-b444-000b5df10621,dwp_uuid=5a...

The surprising relevance of Ron Paul

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The Crank

The Surprising Relevance of Ron Paul

By Michael Crowley
The New Republic
June 4, 2007

Forced to trial, MorganChase settles copper price-rigging lawsuit

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By Ryan J. Foley
Associated Press
via Yahoo News
Tuesday, May 29, 2007

http://biz.yahoo.com/ap/070529/copper_market.html?.v=1

MADISON, Wisconsin -- J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. has settled a long-running antitrust lawsuit filed by copper companies who claimed the bank's predecessor conspired with a Japanese trading house to manipulate the copper market in the 1990s.

Ted Butler: Raptor update

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5:25p ET Tuesday, May 29, 2007

Dear Friend of GATA and Gold:

Deliberately missing the big points about gold

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2:16p ET Tuesday, May 29, 2007

Dear Friend of GATA and Gold:

How soon will MorganChase, Goldman need seats on this exchange?

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Vietnam's First Gold Exchange
Opens in Ho Chi Minh City

From Vietnam Economic Times, Hanoi
Monday, May 28, 2007

http://www.vneconomy.com.vn/eng/?param=article&catid=04&id=51b1e9041b5df...

During the opening session yesterday at the Saigon Gold Trading Exchange, 7,250 taels of gold, equal to 93 billion Vietnamese dong (US$5.8 million), were traded.

Why the Plunge Protection Team needs scrutiny

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By John Crudele
New York Post
Sunday, May 27, 2007

http://www.nypost.com/seven/05272007/business/shine_a_light_on_the_plung...

First the Mint went after the Liberty Dollar; now it's the Silver Surfer

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11:40a ET Monday, May 28, 2007

Dear Friend of GATA and Gold: