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Gold: valuable reserve amid unprecedented policy environment

Published 22nd November 2016

Unprecedented monetary policies (including quantitative easing and negative nominal interest rates) have had the unintended consequence of dramatically reducing the pool of investable assets available to reserve managers. As central banks search for new investments, our analysis shows that gold compares extremely favourably to other traditional reserve assets with respect to safety, liquidity and return.

Categories: Reserve asset management

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Published 5th December 2016

Excel file of gold price charts and data - Updated weekly in 19 currencies: US dollar, Euro, Japanese yen, Pound sterling, Canadian dollar, Swiss franc, Indian rupee, Chinese renminbi, Turkish lira, Saudi riyal, Indonesian rupiah, UAE dirham, Thai baht, Vietnamese dong, Egyptian pound, Korean won, Russian ruble, South African rand, Australian dollar.

Published 1st December 2016

China has gone through remarkable change in the past 30 years. Within one generation, the shape of our economy has altered beyond all recognition: agriculture’s share of output has fallen and the service sector has become an important driver of growth; millions of people have migrated from the countryside to big cities; and we have become richer, with income per capita increasing by almost 700% between 1995 and 2015.

Categories: Jewellery

Published 1st December 2016

过去30年以来,中国经历了巨大的变化。经过一代人的努力,中国的经济形态发生了天翻地覆的改变并取得骄人的成就:农业产出的份额下降,服务业成为经济增长的重要推动力;数百万人从农村移居到大城市;人们变得更加富有—1995-2015年间人均收入增长了近700%。

Categories: Jewellery

Published 25th November 2016

「ゴールド インベスター」秋号をご覧くださり、ありがとうございます。 2016年が終わりに近づきましたが、マクロ経済および政治におけるリスクは、かつて例を見ないほど高まっています。

Categories: Investment

Published 22nd November 2016

Unprecedented monetary policies (including quantitative easing and negative nominal interest rates) have had the unintended consequence of dramatically reducing the pool of investable assets available to reserve managers. As central banks search for new investments, our analysis shows that gold compares extremely favourably to other traditional reserve assets with respect to safety, liquidity and return.

Published 9th November 2016

Donald Trump is poised to become the 45th President of the United States. Gold breaches US$1,300/oz.

Categories: Investment

Published 2nd November 2016

Shows month by month, how countries’ reported gold holdings have changed since January 2002 and reasons where known. Updated monthly.

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