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Ahead of the Jan. 28-29 FOMC meeting, investors have expected continued QE tapering by the Fed. However, the flows into gold have become more positive this year.
Ahead of the Jan. 28-29 FOMC meeting, investors have expected continued QE tapering by the Fed. However, the flows into gold have become more positive this year.
The SPDR Gold Trust, the largest gold ETF reported its first withdrawal of the year yesterday, of 1.5 tonnes. Having experienced outflows of 550 tonnes last year, the fund now stands at a five-year low of 793.121 tonnes.
It looks as though the gold market may almost be resetting itself as significant fundamentals are returning to levels seen pre-crisis, suggesting major speculators are moving out of the paper gold market. If this is the case, then physical gold may begin to impact its own price, rather than the paper gold market dominating.
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Gold, heading for the biggest slump in three decades, reached the lowest price since June as an improving economy cut demand for wealth protection. Silver prices touched the lowest in more than four months.
Gold, heading for the biggest slump in three decades, reached the lowest price since June as an improving economy cut demand for wealth protection. Silver prices touched the lowest in more than four months.
Hedge funds got less bullish on gold before prices dropped to the lowest level since 2010, leaving the metal poised for the worst annual loss in 32 years as investors dump bullion at a record pace.
Funds got less bullish on gold before prices dropped to the lowest level since 2010, leaving the metal poised for the worst annual loss in 32 years as investors dump bullion at a record pace.
A regulatory push to make complex securities easier to understand could change how banks disclose risks for exchange-traded notes for the first time since they began trading in 2006.