Daily Dispatches

As Asia takes over gold trade, World Gold Council considers standard for kilobars

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By Pratima Desai
Reuters
Monday, January 22, 2018

LONDON -- The World Gold Council is studying the creation of a global standard for gold kilobars so they can be deployed as collateral in futures markets and potentially encourage demand, sources close to the matter said.

USA Gold's Mike Kosares starts free daily letter on gold and silver markets

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12:25p ET Monday, January 22, 2018

Dear Friend of GATA and Gold:

Mike Kosares of USA Gold in Colorado, whose commentaries GATA often calls your attention, today starts a free daily letter analyzing the gold and silver markets and related markets. The headline of the first edition is "Does It Matter If the U.S. Government Shuts Down?" and it's posted at USA Gold here:

Bill Murphy: The gold cartel, sex scandals, and GATA

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11:47a ET Monday, January 22, 2018

Dear Friend of GATA and Gold:

Gold-backed and convertible cryptocurrency planned by Sprott

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12:56p ET Sunday, January 21, 2018

Dear Friend of GATA and Gold:

Rick Rule, president of Sprott U.S. Holdings, interviewed this week by the Financial Survival Network's Kerry Lutz, disclosed that in a few days Sprott plans to introduce a cryptocurrency that is backed by gold and convertible into metal vaulted at the Royal Canadian Mint in Ottawa.

Klondike Gold sponsors GATA reception Monday in Vancouver

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12:48p ET Sunday, January 21, 2018

Dear Friend of GATA and Gold:

Klondike Gold Corp., which is exploring the Lone Star gold target near Dawson City in Canada's Yukon Territory --

http://www.klondikegoldcorp.com/

If buying bitcoin was 'gambling,' its profits are tax-free in UK

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The Tax-Free Bitcoin Loophole that Could Cost UK Treasury Millions

By Katie Morley
The Telegraph, London
Saturday, January 20, 2018

A tax loophole that reduces bitcoin investors' gains to zero will be exploited by people filling in their returns for this tax year, potentially creating millions in lost revenue for the government, experts have warned.

China orders banks to stop financing cryptocurrencies as noose tightens around disrupter

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By Xie Yu
South China Morning Post, Hong Kong
Friday, January 19, 2018

The People's Bank of China has ordered financial institutions to stop providing banking or funding to any activity related to cryptocurrencies, further tightening the noose since its shutdown of crypto exchanges last September sent digital currency enthusiasts fleeing overseas.

GATA secretary discusses worldwide struggle for control of gold

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10:57a ET Saturday, January 20, 2018

Dear Friend of GATA and Gold:

Pakistan is the closest the NY Times will get to gold-rigging story

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10:34a ET Saturday, January 20, 2018

Dear Friend of GATA and Gold:

Cast your bread upon the waters, the Bible says somewhere, and pray that something comes back besides overweight seagulls.

Ronan Manly: U.S. gold reserves of immense interest to China and Russia

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9:24p ET Friday, January 19, 2018

Dear Friend of GATA and Gold:

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