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Insights September 25, 2020 Alasdair Macleod

Market Report: Rescuing the bullion banks

This week saw heavy falls for precious metals, with gold losing $79 from last Friday’s close to trade at $1871 in early morning UK time...

Insights September 18, 2020 Alasdair Macleod

Market Report: Sideways in quiet trade

As our headline chart shows, this week gold and silver continued its sideways drift in a narrowing trading range. On the week, gold rose b...

Insights September 11, 2020 Alasdair Macleod

Market Report: PMs and the commodity story

In quiet trading, gold and silver drifted sideways this week in a tight trading range. In European morning trade gold edged up $13 on the...

Insights September 04, 2020 Alasdair Macleod

Market Report: Awaiting developments…

Gold and silver drifted lower this week in moderate volumes for Comex gold and low volumes for silver. This morning in Europe gold traded...

Insights August 28, 2020 Alasdair Macleod

Market Report: Gold finds support line

This week gold and silver continued to consolidate bull market gains. In morning trade in Europe gold traded at $1958, up $17 on the week...

Insights August 21, 2020 Alasdair Macleod

Market Report: Silver shortage

After last week’s extreme volatility gold and silver consolidated this week, with gold down $10 on balance at $1933 this morning, Europe...

Insights August 14, 2020 Alasdair Macleod

Market Report: Gold and silver correction

As our headline chart illustrates, gold and silver suffered sharp falls this week, though in yesterday’s trading (Thursday) prices stage...

Insights August 07, 2020 Alasdair Macleod

Market Report: The week silver took off

Gold and silver saw strong price rises this week, with gold up $85 from last Friday’s close at $2060 in morning trade in the European ti...

Insights July 31, 2020 Alasdair Macleod

Market Report: Gold in record territory

After last week’s spectacular run, gold and silver continued their rise until Tuesday, before consolidating. Gold tested $1980 territory...

Insights July 24, 2020 Alasdair Macleod

Market Report: Silver scintillates

Gold and silver appeared to defy gravity this week, rising strongly. From last Friday’s close, gold rose $89 to trade at $1895 in Europe...

Insights July 17, 2020 Alasdair Macleod

Market Report: Is a correction due?

Gold consolidated further this week at the $1800 level while silver gained ground in volatile markets. By morning trade in Europe, gold wa...

Insights July 10, 2020 Alasdair Macleod

Market Report: Decade highs for gold

Gold hit decade highs on Wednesday, trading as high as $1818.5 on the spot market, and $1829.8 on the Comex August contract. Silver spiked...

Insights July 03, 2020 Alasdair Macleod

Market Report: Punters paradox

After hitting new eight-year highs on Tuesday gold backed off. By morning trade in Europe today, gold was up $4 on the week at $1775 havin...

Insights June 26, 2020 Alasdair Macleod

Market Report: Teed up for a bull run

With the active silver contract running off the board and both gold and silver approaching the half-year mark, this week there were strong...

Insights June 19, 2020 Alasdair Macleod

Market Report: Running into Q2 factors

By early morning trade in the European time zone today, gold and silver were hardly changed on the week, with gold unchanged at $1729, and...

Insights June 12, 2020 Alasdair Macleod

Market Report: Gold and silver diverge

Gold and silver followed different paths this week, with gold rising $53 from last Friday’s close to trade at $1735 in morning trade in...

Insights June 05, 2020 Alasdair Macleod

Market Report: Lack of physical gold

Gold and silver suffered small losses on the week in subdued trading. In European trade this morning gold was at $1707, down $22 from last...