Bullion Banking Mechanics

Bullion banking is a commonly used term, but what does it refer to? And who are these bullion banks? This infographic guides you through the shadowy world of bullion banking centered in the City of London. It looks at the paper gold creation process and how the banks use unallocated gold accounts to allow the trading of gigantic amounts of fictitious gold, as well as how the system is being perpetuated, even by the new entrants into the market who claim to offer a competitive alternative.

Gold ETF Mechanics

Gold-backed Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs) are a product class that has grown rapidly in recent years. But what exactly are the mechanics of these products and what do they provide and not provide to their holders? This infographic from BullionStar provides insights into these questions, and graphically illustrates how these products work.

Top Tips for Healthier Credit

When you don’t earn enough money to pay for your expenses, you may need to borrow a certain sum of money from time to time. Taking a credit or a loan often implies risks and responsibilities. To plan your budget correctly, try to follow the tips Viva Loans provides in the following infographic.