Is 50% of Western Central Bank Gold gone?

Is 50% of Western Central Bank Gold gone?
By Egon von Greyerz

We have recently had some significant news about the sovereign gold market that makes the unclarity even more unclear. Central banks and the BIS in Basel go to great length to tell the world absolutely nothing about their gold dealings. All transactions are carried out covertly and no … Read the rest

Gold And Silver Stocks – The Bargain Of The Century

Gold And Silver Stocks – The Bargain Of The Century
By Egon von Greyerz

Buy high and sell low, that is the mantra of many stock market investors. When a stock or a market reaches a new high the average investor turns even more bullish. That is also the point when the media talk about it and it becomes headline … Read the rest

Gold Reveals Illusory Gains

Gold Reveals Illusory Gains
By Egon von Greyerz

Investors in most countries make the mistake of measuring their returns based on their home market and their domestic currency. This might have worked when they only had access to their local investment market. But that time is long gone. Now we have a global economy and most Westerners have access to … Read the rest

Pound, Dollar, Euro And Yen Will Be Worthless Within Five Years

Pound, Dollar, Euro And Yen Will Be Worthless Within Five Years
By Egon von Greyerz

The new US Administration has taken over with the conviction that they will “make America great again”. I really wish they will succeed because a strong US would be good for the world. Sadly, the odds of achieving that admirable objective are totally stacked against … Read the rest

The Investment Secret Of The 2000s And It Has But Started

The Investment Secret Of The 2000s And It Has But Started
By Egon von Greyerz

For most investors, there is only one asset class on the horizon. Whether it is the professional or private investor, when they consider investing, stocks will always be first on their list. And if we exclude all debt instruments, the stock market is by far … Read the rest

Stocks, Bonds And Metals Will Shock Markets In 2017

Stocks, Bonds And Metals Will Shock Markets In 2017
By Egon von Greyerz

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We are now approaching the final mania in markets. The Dow seems to be on its last swansong. Investors have been determined to take it up to 20,000. So far, the market has been twelve points from this magic level. At the same time treasury bonds are … Read the rest

Flation And The Surge Of Silver

Flation And The Surge Of Silver
By Egon von Greyerz

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“Flation” is guaranteed in the next few years. We will see in-flation, stag-flation, hyperinflation and de-flation. Many of these flations will happen simultaneously. Currently we have major monetary inflation combined with asset inflation. Credit growth and money printing have in recent years benefited the ailing banking system but have not … Read the rest

As Europe’s Financial System Fails, Gold Will Rise

As Europe’s Financial System Fails, Gold Will Rise
By Egon von Greyerz

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“The Die is Cast” for Europe and the EU. This is what Caesar said when he crossed the Rubicon in 49 BC marching towards Rome, leading to a major change in Europe’s history. The Italian referendum which took place on December 4 had a similar significance. The Brexit … Read the rest

Wealth Destruction Of 90% Is Next

Wealth Destruction Of 90% Is Next
By Egon von Greyerz

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Very few people realise the enormous wealth transfer that will take place in the next 5 years. Most will lose 75-90% of their wealth and some 100%. What is interesting is that investors needn’t lose most of their money if they took a few measures to protect their fortune. I … Read the rest

Trump Will Grow US Debt Exponentially

Trump Will Grow US Debt Exponentially
By Egon von Greyerz

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There is a total misunderstanding of the role of gold and why it is so critical to own physical gold. Gold should not be bought or sold based on rumours or events. In connection with the US election, gold moved for totally the wrong reasons.

The whole Western world had … Read the rest