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Silver Prices Surge in 2016 – Opportunity or Risk

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The precious metal silver prices have increased by leaps and bounds since the beginning of the year 2016. It has shot up by almost 50% and has reversed the losses of investors for the last 3 years. Continue reading

Increasing Demand for Silver by the Solar Energy Industry

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The US debt crisis and European economic woes have sent the silver trading industry into a turmoil as prices kept on declining through much of August. Traders and investors are grappled with fear since the current crisis could cause a decline in demand for industrial silver. Another interesting point that has come forward is the growing inflation rate in China, hindering a country’s growth that along with Brazil and other developing countries has until now ceased further recession dips. Continue reading