The Storied History of the Morgan Dollar

Investor Resources | March 18, 2019

In 1873 the nation took steps to battle an unexpected problem with the money supply in the United States. Officials initiated the Fourth Coinage Act. Prior to the Fourth Coinage Act, citizens were permitted to bring their silver to the mint and have the metal pressed into coins for use as legal tender. This service, […]

A Small Coin with Huge Historical Significance

Investor Resources | March 13, 2019

The United States of America was still in its infancy in the early 1790’s. ┬áThe Founding Fathers signed the Constitution just a few years before in 1787 and many landmark events that shaped the country we are today occurred in the years that followed. Up until this time, American colonists were forced to use European […]

One of the Most Influential Factors Driving Gold Demand

Gold | March 11, 2019

When we think of demand, we think of supply. The two factors are inextricably linked. However, focusing only on supply when analyzing gold demand ignores part of the picture. There is another, less frequently discussed factor in play: income. Rising incomes, especially in developing countries, will amplify gold consumption. This connection is especially true in […]

The Chinese Gold Rush of 2019

Gold | March 4, 2019

It’s a town in China you may have never heard of. Beigao, a town of roughly 100,000 people in the Putian municipal area, the city’s main street boasts 20 gold shops. Yes. 20 gold shops in a town of 100,000 Chinese citizens. It’s no surprise. Economic advances in China in recent decades opened the door […]

20 Top Analysts Forecast Gold above $1,400 in 2019

Gold | February 25, 2019

How high could gold climb in 2019? Twenty of the world’s most esteemed precious metals analysts projected a high above $1,400 an ounce for gold in the Forecast 2019 survey published by the London Bullion Market Association. The LBMA, which is a standards setting body for the precious metals industry, polled 30 analysts for its […]