2014


TWO COMEX GOLD DEPOSITORIES: Registered Inventories Decline 25% In One Day

In a surprising update, there were two large gold withdrawals from the Comex on Friday.  Not only were these large withdrawals, they came from Brinks and Scotia Mocatta’s Registered inventories.  Even though the Comex holds a total of 7.7 million ounces of gold, only 10% of this amount is stored in the registered category. On…

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SILVER EAGLE & MAPLE LEAF RECORD SALES: Five Times Larger Than 2007

The Royal Canadian Mint just released their figures for the quarter showing record Silver Maples sales for the year.  Sales of Silver Maples weren’t as strong in the third-quarter compared to the same period last year, but they outperformed Silver Eagles in percentage terms. Sales of both the Silver Eagles and Maples were quite strong…

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EXCHANGE WAREHOUSE SILVER STOCKS: Large Declines Across The Globe

After experiencing a small build of inventory over the past few months, silver warehouse stocks at the Shanghai Futures Exchange are now back on the decline.  Matter-a-fact, Shanghai Future Exchange (SHFE) silver stocks fell 11 metric tons today, nearly 10% in just one day. Silver warehouse stocks at the SHFE bottomed in September at 81…

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