Monthly Archives: October 2015

Silver: An Asset Might be a Good Long-Term Buy

Sierra Metals Silver Bars

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Silver is one of the four major types of precious metals generally considered for investments. If investors are going to start to invest in silver metal, the demand for silver could effectively take away fifteen percent of the world’s supply of silver. This will increase the price of jewellery with silver, because of its dual use as an investment. Continue reading

Swiss Group Investigates Possible Collusion Of Precious Metals Market

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Accusations or collusion in the extremely lucrative precious metals market has resulted in an investigation by a Swiss watchdog group. The price of gold and silver has fluctuated in the past couple of years, and this investigation could discover that the price changes are the result of metal benchmark manipulation conducted by various banks around the world. Continue reading