World Gold Council Gold Demand Trends: 1Q2015

Gold.org -- The first three months of 2015 saw stable gold demand, according to the latest Gold Demands Trends report from the World Gold Council. Total demand for Q1 2015 was 1,079 tonnes (t), down just 1% on the same period last year.

Conditions differed from market to market, but at an....

Introducing the 2015 Perth Mint Funnel-Web Spider!

The Australian Perth Mint Announces the Release of the Limited Edition 2015 Funnel-Web Spider Silver Coin. These spectacular coins will be limited to a mintage of only one million worldwide. Texas Precious Metals is a national distributor of Perth Mint products.

The coin’s....

World Gold Council Gold Demand Trends: 2014 Full Year Report

2014 ends with strong gold demand in Q4, driven by jewellery and central banks

2014 saw a stabilisation of the gold market as it pulled back from the extremes of 2013, according to the latest Gold Demand Trends full year report from the World....

Texas Precious Metals Reports 2014 Gross Revenue of $153.2M

Company posts record gold coin sales, record Texas Silver Round sales, and increased market share

PREWEB (Shiner, TX): Texas Precious Metals (TPM) closed 2014 with revenue of $153.2M, down 15% year over year due to weaker demand....

 

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