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How Will the Election Outcome Impact Precious Metals?

How Will the Election Outcome Impact Precious Metals?

Metals investors wonder what this presidential election will mean for gold and silver markets. Since Nixon closed the gold window in 1971 and the years of price inflation that followed, presidents have largely ignored gold, the Federal Reserve, and other issues related to sound money. Today, the devaluation of the Federal Reserve Note – the explosion of debt and the eternal deficits which enrich bankers and the political class at the expense of the rest of us – is getting harder to ignore. The looming national bankruptcy coincides with this year’s extraordinarily divisive election. Regardless of which candidate wins, the Washington DC establishment has already lost a great deal of […]

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How will the Price of Gold be affected by the Upcoming US Election?

How will the Price of Gold be affected by the Upcoming US Election?

With the American election looming, the financial markets are expected to enter a significant period of volatility and turbulence. The exact nature of this uncertainty will depend largely on the course that the respective election campaigns take, and whether or not the likely incumbent in the White House is perceived as a good or a bad choice. This has been the way for years; as various Presidential candidates and their policy projections have impacted on the financial market and its various asset classes. Seemingly safe and secure assets like gold tend to be particularly affected, as traders either flock to or abandon such products as the election continues to unfold. […]

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