Tag: gold

The Many Different Forms of Gold

Physical gold is an element and a mineral. Historically, the value of gold was rooted in its relative rarity, ease of smelting, minting, and working, its resistance to corrosion and other chemical reactions, and its distinctive color. As a precious metal, gold has been used for coinage, jewelry, and other arts throughout recorded history, both for religious relics, and political…

Physical Gold vs. Digital Gold

Since the commencement of recorded history, man has regarded gold as a symbol of wealth and status. It is respected world over for its value and rich history which is interwoven into diverse cultures. Throughout the centuries, gold has had an unparalleled prominence in the society. Gold’s value is linked to its physical properties that make it ideal for use…

Gold Price Predictions

Among all the precious metals, gold remains outstandingly popular as an investment option. Gold derives its precious status from its rarity and unique chemical and physical characteristics. Gold is often bought to diversify risks using derivatives and future contracts. Only a few metals have had a significant role in the human history as gold. Although we may not know exactly…

Gold’s Journey To The Digital Age

Introduction: Gold, a naturally occurring and dense element, extremely malleable, very conductive, non-corrosive, and ever captivating to mankind. It’s been used in religious artifacts, has been a symbol of wealth for millennia, and has adorned the crowns and jewels of royalty around the world. It’s been the subject of treasure hunters in memoriam. Gold can be found all over the…

Does Gold Still Have A Future In The Wave Of Growing Digital Assets?

The last few years have seen a boom in blockchain technology, a tidal wave in the FinTech industry. One of the major pivot points was the creation of Bitcoin, and soon afterwards Ethereum. Both of these technologies were extremely fundamental in where we are today with digital assets. Bitcoin introduced the concept of a cryptocurrency (a digital currency) secured by…

Why Gold?

The popular saying goes “Gold is where you find it”. First discovered as shining, yellow nuggets, gold has since become a part of nearly every human culture. Throughout the centuries, gold captivated the society due to its brilliance, luster, natural beauty, malleability, and resistance to tarnish. Throughout the 1800s, the United States currency was mostly based on the gold standard;…

The Value Of Gold vs. The Value Of Fiat & Global Average Incomes

Gold has historically been used in many places as a means of storing or representing wealth. It has been historically hoarded by governments & the wealthy in many countries and places at various times. Currencies have often been devalued by means of lowering their gold or silver content or disconnecting them altogether. Over the last 200 years, gold has steadily…

Storing Wealth In A Digital Age

Introduction: We live in a very different world than even just a few years ago. With knowledge increasing every year, and technology making leaps and bounds, the world of finances is heading towards a realm that would be unrecognizable not too long ago. With the advent of blockchain technology and the fintech industry, the ability to own value which is…

All you need to know about DinarDirham

The infographic below is regarding our company: All You Need To Know About DinarDirham. We wanted to create something where anyone can take a quick look, and understand how the company operates, and how they can get started utilizing our products. DinarDirham is a new startup company, having officially started at the beginning of 2016. We deal in digital &…

DinarDirham VS. e-Gold! On gold backed digital currencies

We’ve been asked these questions before and thought we’d answer them head on… what is the difference between DinarDirham and E-Gold? Is DinarDirham doomed to the same fate? Let’s talk about that: So, the short answer to both of these questions IS: no. But of course you’ll want an explanation, which we’ll try to make as clear as possible in…