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Tracing the Great Chinese Gold Rush

Tracing the Great Chinese Gold Rush

October 8, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

As we in the West pile up the debt and print money, across the world, China has freed her enormous gold investment market and is sucking up all the world’s physical gold bars. Why is China doing this? Simple – to usurp the US dollar and American financial power.

The Great Gold Rout

The Great Gold Rout

May 21, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

What caused the sudden drop in gold price? After a decade of revival, the price fall in April was the biggest dip in market confidence for 30 years. Is this precious metal vulnerable to further decline or is it a temporary setback for the ‘safe-haven asset’? Take a look at the Great Gold Rout infographic from Saxo Capital Markets.

Gold is From Space and Other High Impact Facts About Gold

Gold is From Space and Other High Impact Facts About Gold

May 9, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

Gold is an incredibly fascinating subject. Not only has this shiny, yellow & soft metal been used since at least 4000 BC. but, gold has been used as currency, jewelry, is a sought-after investment option & is widely used in the production of electronic devices. Did you know, for example, that most of the earth’s gold (approximately 1.6 quadrillion tons) lies at its core as the precious metals’ high density caused it to sink there in the planet’s youth?

30 Insane Facts About Ghanaian Gold

30 Insane Facts About Ghanaian Gold

February 7, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

Whilst Ghana’s economy is enjoying a boom due to the modern day gold rush, the mining industry has had a significant impact on the environment. Local workers, known as galamseys, use mercury during ore processing. This pollutes the land and water and results in serious illness for the workers. Learn this and other insane facts about Ghanaian gold in the following infographic by 911 Metalurgist.

Gold and Silver Fever

Gold and Silver Fever

September 26, 2012 | By | Add a Comment

The following infographic by Southern Gold Coin reveals some of the crazy things done in the name of gold and silver over the years and shows how silver is making a comeback as far as the investment scene goes.

The Biggest Gold Heists in History

The Biggest Gold Heists in History

April 19, 2012 | By | Add a Comment

This infographic, published by United Rare Coins, explores some of the most famous as well as most expensive gold heists in history, showing when they occurred, how much the thieves got away with and how they did it.

The Gold Tree: Where Gold Comes From

The Gold Tree: Where Gold Comes From

January 25, 2012 | By | Add a Comment

This infographic from Trustable Gold visualizes above-ground stock of gold, sources of gold broken down to continents and countries and uses of gold. Also learn about the different forms of gold investments – ranging from physical gold in the form of bullion gold to securities not backed by gold.

All The World’s Gold

All The World’s Gold

January 6, 2012 | By

Ever since our economy began going down several years ago, gold has been a hot topic of discussion. Have you ever wondered how much we have and what the future looks like for it? This new infographic by Number Sleuth gives us a better perspective of the logistics of gold and what is in store for us.