Things That Make You Go Hmmm… Like “Anti-Gold Idiots”

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Source: Zerohedge – Things That Make You Go Hmmm… Like “Anti-Gold Idiots”

This next paragraph contains what Grant Williams believes is the fundamental principle of investing in gold and silver, which so few people genuinely understand — despite the multitudes of commentators expending countless thousands of words.

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China’s Unstoppable Gold Imports Continue Virtually Unchecked (Oct 2013)

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Source: Mineweb – China’s unstoppable gold imports continue virtually unchecked

People have been predicting that imports of gold into China would slow down – well August figures suggest they may have, but only by a minute 3 tonnes compared with a month earlier, and the country remains on track to comfortably exceed 1,000 tonnes of known net gold imports for the year, with a total of 723 tonnes imported via Hong Kong for the first eight months.

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Bargain-Hunting Central Banks Snapped Up Gold in June (Jul 2013)

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Source: WSJ – Bargain-Hunting Central Banks Snapped Up Gold in June

Notable excerpts:

Central banks in several emerging-market countries continued to boost their gold reserves last month, buying as the price plunged to its lowest level in almost three years.

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Central Banks Boosted Gold Holdings in April (May 2013)

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Source: WSJ – Central Banks Boosted Gold Holdings in April

Notable excerpts:

Russia, Kazakhstan and Azerbaijan boosted their gold holdings in April, a month that saw prices plunge to two-year lows in a pullback that raised questions over the metal’s safe-haven status but also offered an opportunity to buy into the market at lower levels.

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