31 Fascinating Facts on the Early History of the U.S. Dollar (Infographic)
The Money Project is an ongoing collaboration between Visual Capitalist and Texas Precious Metals that seeks to use intuitive visualizations to explore the origins, nature, and use of money. Today, we all know the U.S. dollar as an iconic currency that is recognizable to people around the world.....
Gold Demand Trends Q1 2017
Global gold demand in Q1 2017 was 1,034.5t. The 18% year-on-year decline suffers from the comparison with Q1 2016, which was the strongest first quarter. Inflows into ETFs of 109.1t, although solid, were nonetheless a fraction of last year’s near-record inflows. Slower central bank demand....
The Buying Power of the U.S. Dollar Over the Last Century
The Buying Power of the U.S. Dollar Over the Last Century The Money Project is an ongoing collaboration between Visual Capitalist and Texas Precious Metals that seeks to use intuitive visualizations to explore the origins, nature, and use of money. The value of money is not static. In the short....
Texas Lawmaker: It’s Time to Protect Gold Depository, Reduce Precious-Metal Taxes
In 2015, Texas Governor Greg Abbott in 2015 signed into law an act establishing a state bullion depository at no cost to taxpayers. He intends to enter into a public-private partnership with a qualified company to provide a secure, physical depository and an agency of innovation. A non-banking....