Jan 2024

How to Tell The Difference Between Real and Fake Silver

After gold, silver is the second-most popular precious metal for investing. It’s a reliable and attractive metal with several industrial applications, making it extremely valuable and highly sought after. But like with other items of value, silver can be counterfeited. When people don’t know what to look out for, they can mistakenly fall for thes... Read more


Jan 2024

How to Invest in Platinum: Tips & Strategies

Platinum is one of the most valuable precious metals, recognized for its extreme rarity and diverse range of industrial applications. Its high value, scarcity, and triple-threat features as a precious metal, industrial metal, and green metal make platinum an attractive investment option for anyone looking to diversify their portfolio. In this gui... Read more


Jan 2024

StoneX Bullion round-up Monday 29th January 2024

Gold is now consolidating above $2,000; upside still favoured but not yet Gold outlook remains positive for this year, due to a range of uncertainties. Spot is trading at $2,030 as we write after gaining $10 on news of the Evergrande liquidation.In our last note, a week ago, we suggested that gold needed some time to consolidate; it is doing so For... Read more


Jan 2024

Why Central Banks Buy Gold

In the past two years, central banks around the world have been on a gold buying spree. By Q3 2023, global central banks bought around 800 tonnes of this precious metal and now hold roughly a fifth of all the gold ever mined. According to the World Gold Council, around a quarter of central banks intend on continuing to increase their reserves in th... Read more


Jan 2024

Gold vs. Silver Investments: Which is Better?

When it comes to investing in precious metals, gold and silver reign supreme. But which of these investments is better? If you’re wondering whether to put your money in gold or silver, we’re here to help you make that decision. In this guide, we’ll talk about the differences between investing in gold vs silver, looking at their volatility, afford... Read more