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The gold price began the month of October in a downward slide but reversed its course as the conflict in the Middle East continued. Find out how the gold price ended the month...
Inflation fails to boost gold as precious metals fall
The Perth Mint reports precious metal prices suffered one of their largest monthly falls on record, with gold (-4.0%), silver (-10.5%), and platinum (-3.8%) falling sharply in US dollar terms.
Why gold isn’t just a boomer investment
When people think of gold, they often assume it’s a “Boomer” investment. Here's why millennial Australians are now also turning to gold.
Diversify or let your winners run? How to encourage your portfolio to bloom
Diversify or let your winners run? There is no shortage of investment information and tips for investors looking to grow their portfolio.
Gold sales ease during volatile markets
The Perth Mint sold 53,976 troy ounces of gold and 1,467,229 troy ounces of silver in minted product form during August.
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.