Ron Paul portfolio: 'Craziest' we've ever seen?

“Ron Paul loves gold, which probably won’t come as that much of a surprise to the retired Texas congressman’s acolytes. But how much the firebrand populist and former presidential candidate embraces the yellow metal could strike some as a bit…extreme.”   Continue reading on cnbc.com

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Gold’s Rout Spurs Surge in Indonesian Demand: Southeast Asia

“Gold jewelry demand in Indonesia is set to expand to a four-year high as consumers in Southeast Asia’s biggest buyer join India to China in increasing purchases as prices slump and the middle class expands. Consumption of necklaces, bracelets and rings will probably climb to 40 metric tons this year, according to Iskandar Husin, secretary-general […]

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China Gold-Mine Deals at Record After Price Plunge: Commodities

“Acquisitions by China’s gold mining companies reached a record this year as the metal’s steepest quarterly drop in more than nine decades slashes mine values and sidelines Western rivals laden with debt. Takeovers and asset purchases by producers based in China and Hong Kong rose to a record $2.24 billion this year, beating last year’s […]

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