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Silver Prices Surge in 2016 – Opportunity or Risk

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

In Post Brexit World Economic scenario – Silver preferred by Investors

Both precious metals namely silver and gold are benefited due to worries sparked in the market post-U.K.’s decision to exit the European Union or called as Brexit. Buyers feared of an economic slump are investing in precious metals and is causing price rising. Continue reading

Changing Facet of the Precious Metal – Silver Usage

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Silver a precious metal also called as the white metal has been known from the early days of evolution of human being. The well-known usage of silver was mainly for jewellery and as currency in the form of coins, ingots, and bars in the early days. But in the industrial age, this has changed and the primary usage of this precious metal is in industries now. Continue reading

Record Physical Silver Deficit Expected Globally In the Year 2016

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With the rising demand of the precious metal silver in the industry and the fall in the silver mining will lead to approximately 1,005 metric tons (mt) deficit in the year 2016, which was 793 mt in the year 2015. Continue reading

The Grey Precious Metal – Silver Prices Likely to Continue to Soar Further in 2016!

There are various factors affecting the silver prices in the commodity trading, investment, jewellery and industry. The year 2016 has seen the continuous uptrend in this grey precious metal price.  The silver prices soared by 27% in the first four months of this year. Continue reading

Silver as an Investment rather than for Ornaments – Guide to buy Silver

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Silver is preferred by people across the world. May it be people from developed or backward countries. Silver has very unique properties – strength, malleability and ductility, high electrical and thermal conductivity, sensitivity to and high reflectance of light, ability to sustain extreme temperature ranges. Continue reading

The classic Animated film by Disney, Dumbo, honored by New Zealand Mint

To mark the 75th anniversary of the film Dumbo (Released in 1941), New Zealand mint released two coins, one of Gold and Silver each. The design of these coins is exactly identical, except the metal used. Continue reading