Daily Dispatches

Trump considers gold standard advocate for treasury secretary

Section:

10:23a ET Tuesday, November 29, 2016

Dear Friend of GATA and Gold:

Gold researcher and securities lawyer Avery Goodman reports today that President-elect Donald Trump is considering appointing as treasury secretary a banker who has advocated returning the United States to a gold standard. Goodman's commentary is posted at his internet site here:

Has GATA's work made any difference? Will it ever?

Section:

4:05p ET Monday, November 28, 2016

Dear Friend of GATA and Gold:

If you have made a donation by credit card in response to our appeal Sunday for financial support --

http://www.gata.org/node/16947

Islamic finance body approves standard for gold-based products

Section:

By Bernardo Vizcaino
Reuters
Monday, November 28, 2016

The Bahrain-based Accounting and Auditing Organization for Islamic Financial Institutions said on Monday it had approved a sharia standard for gold-based products, a move aimed at expanding the use of bullion in Islamic finance.

GATA urgently needs help to keep fighting

Section:

11:45a ET Sunday, November 27, 2016

Dear Friend of GATA and Gold:

GATA Chairman Murphy interviewed by Wealth Research Group

Section:

2:36p ET Saturday, November 26, 2016

Dear Friend of GATA and Gold:

GATA Chairman Bill Murphy was interviewed this week by Wealth Research Group editor Lior Gantz about GATA's work exposing government rigging of the gold market and other markets. The interview is a half hour long and can be heard at YouTube here:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ra1m7-uAr6k

Koos Jansen: Chinese gold demand strengthens amid lower prices

Section:

2:14p ET Saturday, November 26, 2016

Dear Friend of GATA and Gold:

Gold researcher Koos Jansen reports today that gold demand in China, already strong, has been strengthening with the recent decline in the international price. Jansen's report is headlined "Q1–Q3 2016 China Net Gold Import Hits 905 Tonnes" and it's posted at Bullion Start here:

Will India try restricting gold ownership? Anonymous sources are contradictory

Section:

India May Impose Curbs on Domestic Gold Holdings

By Neha Dasgupta
From Reuters
Friday, November 25, 2016

The government may impose curbs on domestic holdings of gold as Prime Minister Narendra Modi intensifies a fight against "black money," news agency NewsRise reported, citing an unnamed finance ministry official.

Gold not safe enough in India so hoarders opt for silver bars

Section:

By M. Sabari
The New Indian Express, Chennai
Saturday, November 26, 2016

http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil-nadu/2016/nov/26/gold-not-s...

A diagram of secret interventions in gold and currency markets by central banks

Section:

11:40a ET Friday, November 25, 2016

Dear Friend of GATA and Gold:

John Crudele: Retail sales numbers are fake but the harm is real

Section:

By John Crudele
New York Post
Monday, November 21, 2016

There's an old saying that no one should ever see how laws or sausages are made. I'll add to that: Nobody should know how the government comes up with its retail sales figures.

But I'm going to tell you anyway because the sales figures that were put out last week were so arbitrary, so random, so ridiculous -- yet so important.

Syndicate content