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Insights January 21, 2022 Alasdair Macleod

Market Report: Silver strong

Our headline chart shows how, after the first week in the New Year, the silver price has rallied strongly, up by nearly 10%. This week gold...

Insights January 14, 2022 Alasdair Macleod

Market Report: Gold and silver rally

Gold and silver rallied this week as inflation and rising interest rates became the talking point. From last Friday, gold rose $28 to trade...

Insights January 07, 2022 Alasdair Macleod

Market Report: Poor start to New Year

Gold and silver got off to a poor start in the New Year, with gold down $35 and silver down $1.10 in the first week of trading. In morning E...

Insights December 23, 2021 Alasdair Macleod

Market Report: Small year-end rally

In the run up to Christmas, turnover in gold and silver contracts on Comex slowed to a crawl. Having ticked back slightly on Monday and Tues...

Insights December 17, 2021 Alasdair Macleod

Market Report: Sell-off over?

In last Friday’s market update I pointed out that the factors driving precious metal prices lower probably had further to run, with the bu...

Insights December 03, 2021 Alasdair Macleod

Market Report: Final sell-off in 2021

The attempt to shake out all weak holders of paper gold continued this week into the first days of December. Gold traded at $1770 in Europea...

Insights November 19, 2021 Marianne Salamanca

Market Report: A week of consolidation

Gold and silver consolidated recent gains, drifting lower on the week. Gold lost only $5 from last Friday’s close to trade at $1860 in mor...

Insights November 12, 2021 Alasdair Macleod

Market Report: Pre-weekend profit taking

Gold and silver continued their rally this week, following the shock US CPI announcement on 4 November, but in early morning trading in the...

Insights October 22, 2021 Alasdair Macleod

Market Report: Gold and silver advance

On the back of generally thin Comex trade gold and silver made positive headway this week. In European trade this morning, gold was $1793,...

Insights October 15, 2021 Alasdair Macleod

Market Report: Breakout for metals

This was the week when the world awoke to soaring energy prices, followed by metals. Copper briefly hit $10,000 per tonne in strong backward...

Insights October 08, 2021 Alasdair Macleod

Market Report: The fashion is Bitcoin

In a week of consolidation gold and silver ended up little changed from last Friday’s close. In European morning trade today, gold was $4...

Insights October 01, 2021 Alasdair Macleod

Market Report: Quarter-end knockdown

This week saw a high degree of price capitulation as bullion banks used the dollar’s strength and a rally in bond yields to mount a bear r...