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Gold Price Analysis for June 2018

Gold has been an important player in shaping the economic life of myriads of cultures worldwide. Its preference as an investment tool dates back to thousands of years. In fact, ancient cultures valued gold so much that they buried their dead along with their gold possessions trying to help them in the afterlife. Currently, societies have seemingly become more sophisticated…

Analysis – Gold And Blockchain Use In Malaysia

Malaysia is poised to achieve high-income status soon. A goal clearly stipulated in its vision for 2020. So far, it has the fourth largest economy in Southeast Asia and is ranked 38th in countries with the largest economies worldwide. With a population of about 32 million and an increasingly growing middle income class, Malaysia’s labor productivity is significantly higher than…

Gold Price Analysis For May

Gold has always managed to stand out among other investment assets. It’s particularly the reason why most expert investors recommend adding gold as 5-20% of your investment portfolio. Other than being an excellent portfolio diversifier, gold remains a favorite for investors as it can be easily passed from one generation to another as a form of inheritance. Gold is also…

How To Carry Your Gold Money

Gold has almost always played a role in society. In fact, early traces of gold were found in ancient caves as gold flakes by archaeologists. The first civilization ever to be documented with gold use was Ancient Egypt, with evidence dating as far back as 3,000 B.C. Egyptians fancied gold, they mostly used it as a symbol of social status,…

Bitcoin vs Gold – Which One Is Better?

Bitcoin prices of over $19,000 per coin during the last quarter of 2017 led to cryptocurrency investors terming Bitcoin as the new-age “digital gold”. Placing the two side by side, it’s easy to see why investors would see them at almost the same level. However, gold has had no competition when it comes to the capability of having purchasing power…

Cryptocurrency Gross Value vs. Other Assets

Prices may have changed since the publishing or reading of this article. Some analysts and ordinary people have claimed that Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies are a bubble waiting to explode. A lot has been said about these digital assets, but what cannot be denied is their rising gross value. Bitcoin, in particular, has continued to surprise us by registering high…

Bitcoin vs. Gold – Performance Comparison Analysis

The battle between Bitcoin and gold and can be seen as the battle between David and Goliath, at least in terms of time. Bitcoin is the most recent currency to hit the world markets while gold is one of the most tried and tested assets in the world; and gold is not only a precious metal, but has also been…

Deep Analysis On Market Factors That Affect Gold Price

Gold is one of the most valued precious metals on earth. Ever since its discovery a long time ago, it has been widely linked to wealth and success. In modern times, it is mainly used as an investment. It is preferred by many people as an investment due to the stability (and appreciation) of its price over the years. The…

Precious Metals Overview

For years, gold, silver, palladium, and platinum have been considered as the world’s most precious metals, and titanium has recently been added to the list. These metals have a unique combination of utility, scarcity, brilliance, durability, and unusual workability which makes them permeate with a variety of economic roles. They serve both industrial and investment purposes. From a financial perspective,…

Gold Price Predictions – January 2018

Throughout history, gold has been viewed as one of the most precious metals. Gold is desired for its rarity and unique properties; its limited supply makes it a great store of value when the value of other currencies or assets is manipulated.  For over 5000 years, gold has been a popular safe haven investment. Investors usually acquire gold for diversification…