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Despite the small rally, gold experienced a 4% decline in US dollar terms, its first calendar year decline since 2018.
Volatile month for precious metals as gold turns 50
The Perth Mint reports gold prices showed heightened volatility during August, with a large sell off early in the month followed by a recovery to above USD 1,800 per troy ounce.
Lost decades and half-centuries: gold turns 50
Jordan Eliseo discusses the recent 50 year anniversary of the day US President Richard Nixon made a pivotal statement in a televised address to the nation on a Sunday night while markets were closed.
14 precious metal terms all bullion coin buyers should know
Read to find out terms that every bullion coin buyer should know.
Gold rallies as Delta fears grow
The Perth Mint reports gold prices rose by almost 4% during July as fears over the spread of the COVID-19 Delta variant helped push bond yields lower.
Perth Mint Depository holdings top AUD 6 billion
The Perth Mint sold 70,658 troy ounces of gold and 1,302,723 troy ounces of silver in minted product form during July.
Huge demand confirms worldwide appetite for Perth Mint investor coins
Investor demand for minted products has surged at The Perth Mint over the past 12 months.
Dollar rally sparks sharp gold sell off
Precious metals fell sharply in June 2021, with gold, which fell by more than 7%, recording one of its largest monthly declines of the last decade.
Perth Mint silver sales continue to impress as precious metal markets correct
The Perth Mint saw sales of gold and silver minted products hit 72,910 and 1,823,029 troy ounces respectively in June.
What's behind the strong rally in gold and silver prices?
Gold and silver prices rallied strongly in May, buoyed by a multitude of factors from a falling US dollar to declining bond yields and crashing cryptocurrencies.