Euro and gold look better to central banks for reserves


By Paul Hannon
Dow Jones Newswires
Sunday, February 25, 2007

Peter Schiff: Is the Fed finally losing its credibility?


12:40a ET Saturday, February 24, 2007

Dear Friend of GATA and gold:

Euro-Pacific Capital's Peter Schiff speculates that the surprising strength of gold shows that the markets are calling the Federal Reserve's bluff about guarding against inflation.

In his new essay, "Is the Fed Finally Losing Its Credibility?," Schiff writes:

With gold assets scarce, Barrick will mine other metals


Barrick Gold Looks Beyond Yellow Metal

Lisa Wright
Toronto Star
Friday, February 23, 2007

Nickel, copper, zinc. Silver, platinum, palladium. Even energy.

Barrick eliminates non-project hedges but still owes 9.5 million oz.


By Dorothy Kosich
Friday, February 23, 2007

Barrick Gold announced Thursday that it has eliminated all non-project related hedge contracts but will retain 9.5 million ounces of project gold forward sales contracts. ...

Hedging to cost Barrick nearly $1 billion by mid-year


Barrick Campaign Aims
to Get a Little Respect

By Andy Hoffman
The Globe and Mail, Toronto
Friday, February 23, 2007

Yamana joins XAU as Kinross absorbs Bema


Philadelphia Stock Exchange Press Release
Friday, February 23, 2007

Eric Hommelberg's gold/HUI update cites GATA's work


9p ET Thursday, February 22, 2007

Dear Friend of GATA and Gold:

Eric Hommelberg of The Gold Discovery Letter cites GATA's work in his latest commentary, "TGDL Gold/HUI Update," posted today at GoldSeek here:

CHRIS POWELL, Secretary/Treasurer
Gold Anti-Trust Action Committee Inc.

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Help Keep GATA Going

Might be good if they put some of this into gold


Goldman Hands Out
Bumper Payouts
After Stellar Year

By Ben White
Financial Times, London
Thursday, February 22, 2007

GoldSeek's 'Virtual Gold Investment Conference' is on the air


1:07p ET Thursday, February 22, 2007

Dear Friend of GATA and Gold:

GoldSeek today held its "Virtual Gold Investment Conference," with presentations by:

-- GATA Chairman Bill Murphy.

-- GoldMoney founder, Freemarket Gold & Money Report editor, and GATA consultant James Turk.

-- Peter Schiff of Euro-Pacific Capital.

-- Julian Phillips of Gold Forecaster.

Barrick accelerates reduction of gold hedges


Excerpted from
Barrick Gold Corp. Press Release
Thursday, February 22, 2007

Hedge Book Reduction

During fourth quarter 2006, Barrick reduced its fixed price Corporate Gold Sales Contract position by 1.0 million ounces, and incurred a pre-tax opportunity cost of $327 million ($0.37 per share) against its gold sales.