By Laura DeMars
10 August 2006
'When I discovered how easy it was to hold money in gold, I said, 'Why not?''
Candente Resource Corp. no longer calculates currency-exchange rates. It doesn't wait for international wire transfers to clear either. It doesn't have to: the gold- and copper-drilling company, based in Vancouver, converted some of its corporate dollars and cents to gold grams and mils.