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February 15, 2019

In a recent article titled “How to benefit from the perfect storm ahead”, posted on January 29th on the Global Gold blog, I discussed the overall economic context and the state of global financial markets. The article received quite a bit of attention, not so much because of the outlook for 2019, but mainly because of a story I shared in it, that of a client and his idea to set up a “personal Swiss Gold Credit Line”.

November 30, 2018

Gold has had a difficult year, falling from a high of US$ 1,366.07 in January to as low as $1,159.96 in August. In sight of US dollar strength and the US Federal Reserve tapering and raising rates, gold weakened. However, since August, as volatility in financial markets increased, the price of gold has risen above $1,220 an ounce. And, it has not gone unnoticed that a bottom in gold is in the making. Central banks and “smart m...

November 30, 2018

The US economy still seems “great”, at least on the surface. However, a powerful mix of factors all pointing toward the next recession is brewing. It reminds me of Wile E. Coyote, as he seems to bravely defy gravity for a moment until he notices that he’s running on air. As we head confidently toward the cliff edge, it’s wise to pause for a moment and reflect: what have been the triggers of past recessions and which trigger wi...

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