The market is in a bubble. A bubble driven by an excessive amount of fiat currency printed since the start of the 2008 crisis. This crisis rests just below the surface of our current financial system, as previous issues were never corrected, and the crisis was never resolved.Read More
The FED holds a vast amount of gold. This gold comes from all over the world and is stored in a depository located in Lower Manhattan. They claim to have roughly 500,000 gold bars, totaling 7,000 tons.Read More
Investors continued to flee into treasuries heading into the weekend as fears of a Greek default loomed over the markets. The EU stands at a pivotal point in history as this delicate matter will have massive repercussions for years to come.Read More
- SM Radio
Listen to this week's special guest, Fred Hickey, share his thoughts on the continual dissemination of conjured U.S. economic data that suggest some sort of recovery in the U.S. economy, and the findings of Incrementum AG's "In Gold We Trust Report".
Listen to this week's special guest Rick Rule, share his views on China joining the LBMA gold fix, Greece's latest attempt to delay the inevitable, India's plan to issue gold bonds to repair the country's account deficit, and gold futures hitting the $1200 level.
Listen to this week’s special guest John Embry share his thoughts on the status of the US economy, foreign currency volatility, Greece’s impasse with the IMF, and the build up of open interest silver on the Comex.
- Ask The Expert
Available Now! Fred Hickey is the editor of the High Tech Strategist, a newsletter originally devoted to tech stocks, but has broadened its focus to the idea of money printing by governments around the world leading to no good, and sees gold as a good place to secure one’s financial future.Read More
In this exclusive interview recorded on May 22nd, 2015, Bob Thompson shares his views on the precious metals sector and investments.Read More
In this exclusive interview recorded on April 17th, 2015, Andew Maguire shares his views on precious metals, personal investments, the Shanghai Gold Exchange and more.Read More
- Sprott's Thoughts
TD: When you think back on the 40 years attending conferences as an investor, are there any anecdotes, any interesting experiences dealing with fellow investor attendees or exhibitors that come to mind?
RR: Well, certainly the most dramatic example I can give you of personal benefit occurred in maybe 1998 or 1999 at an obscure conference in Western Australian called ‘Diggers and Dealers.’ Diggers and Dealers is a very colorful conference. It’s held in a mining town in Western Australia, called Kalgoorlie...Read More
TD: I want to ask you a little bit about your experience being a stock broker, a money manager and what that has meant to you throughout your career. Do you remember your first client?
RR: Well, I’ve had several different incarnations in the finance business which means I’ve had several different first clients. There are certainly 10 or 20 early clients depending on which incarnation that you want to talk about that were very memorable people and interestingly, they share a lot of attributes.Read More
We have all read the latest crop of media articles challenging gold’s investment relevance. The typical approach to bearish gold analysis is to attribute hypothetical fears to gold investors, and then point out these concerns have failed to materialize. Sprott believes the investment thesis for gold is a bit more complex than simplistic motivations commonly cited in financial press. We would suggest gold’s relatively methodical advance since the turn of the millennium has had less to do with ...Read More