Investment Demand for Gold

The demand for jewellery as an investment comes in large part from reputation. While there are no direct factors that link gold prices to inflation, the US dollar, or economic and political concerns, investors’ expectations – as long as enough…

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Who Is Charlie Pollock?

Who am I? I have run Vancouver Gold, a precious metal dealer with seven locations across the country, for the past three years. While I am not an expert financial analyst, I have been a keen observer of movements in…

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Gold Experts on Call

Last week our owner Charlie Pollock and regional manager Greg Neilson had the pleasure to take part in a radio interview on AM 650, the Experts on Call show with Stirling Faux in Vancouver. The interview (which we have posted…

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When Gold Rises, So Does Risk

With the DOW closing at record highs last week, the big question is "where do we go from here?" The equity markets which, just a few short years ago, buckled under the weight of a struggling economy and cautious investors,…

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Gold Demand Hit Record High in 2012

The World Gold Council released its quarterly report on gold demand today, highlighting the record-high investment in the precious-metal by central banks as well as increased demand for jewelry in India, up 41% over last year. Interestingly, investment demand seems…

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