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EXCLUSIVE<br />Investment<br />Demand for Gold<br />www.goldratefortoday.org<br />
In 2010 investment demand for gold totalled 1,333 tonnes <br />This is 995 tonnes for bars and coins and 338 tonnes were p...
Compared to 2009, gold demand was down by 2 per cent in terms of quantity, but rose 23 per cent in value terms<br />In 200...
Investment Demand For GOld<br />www.goldratefortoday.org<br />
Investing in gold is possible by buying the physical metal, or by means of securities trading. <br />Gold bars can be as l...
For trading purposes, the kilobar (100 gram or 35.27 ounces) is more commonly used<br />Gold coins are issued by the natio...
Investors can also purchase certificates, funds, or exchange traded funds. <br />Here, no physical gold is purchased, whic...
Another option are shares of gold mines. Big mining companies are Newmont Mining, Anglogold and Freeport McMoran<br />It i...
Gold Mine shares can have higher returns in terms of increasing share prices and dividends<br />On the other side, Investi...
Even higher returns are promised by futures and options<br />Investment Demand For GOld<br />www.goldratefortoday.org<br />
Visit my blog:<br />www.goldratefortoday.org<br />Live Gold Rates, <br />Independent Trading Advise and <br />many Resourc...
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  1. 1. EXCLUSIVE<br />Investment<br />Demand for Gold<br />www.goldratefortoday.org<br />
  2. 2. In 2010 investment demand for gold totalled 1,333 tonnes <br />This is 995 tonnes for bars and coins and 338 tonnes were purchased by exchange traded funds and similar products (Gold Bullion Securities, SPDR Gold Shares, Central Fund of Canada etc.)<br />Investment Demand For GOld<br />www.goldratefortoday.org<br />
  3. 3. Compared to 2009, gold demand was down by 2 per cent in terms of quantity, but rose 23 per cent in value terms<br />In 2006 – 2007 private investors held accumulated for the first time more gold than all central banks together (also see table)<br />Investment Demand For GOld<br />www.goldratefortoday.org<br />
  4. 4. Investment Demand For GOld<br />www.goldratefortoday.org<br />
  5. 5. Investing in gold is possible by buying the physical metal, or by means of securities trading. <br />Gold bars can be as light as 1 gram <br />Bars held by central banks as gold reserves have a weight of 400 troy ounces (12.4 kg) <br />Investment Demand For GOld<br />www.goldratefortoday.org<br />
  6. 6. For trading purposes, the kilobar (100 gram or 35.27 ounces) is more commonly used<br />Gold coins are issued by the national mint<br />The most popular ones are the South African Krugerrand, the Canadian Maple Leaf and the American Eagle Gold Coin. <br />Investment Demand For GOld<br />www.goldratefortoday.org<br />
  7. 7. Investors can also purchase certificates, funds, or exchange traded funds. <br />Here, no physical gold is purchased, which therefore does not incur shipping and storage fees. <br />Certificates depend on the solvency of the issuer and do not influence supply and demand at the commodity exchange.<br />Investment Demand For GOld<br />www.goldratefortoday.org<br />
  8. 8. Another option are shares of gold mines. Big mining companies are Newmont Mining, Anglogold and Freeport McMoran<br />It is also possible to invest in development (Gold Corporation and SeaBridge etc.) and exploratory companies <br />Investment Demand For GOld<br />www.goldratefortoday.org<br />
  9. 9. Gold Mine shares can have higher returns in terms of increasing share prices and dividends<br />On the other side, Investing in gold companies also brings about higher risks, for example production downtimes due to mine shaft collapses, management mistakes, political influences and insolvencies.<br />Investment Demand For GOld<br />www.goldratefortoday.org<br />
  10. 10. Even higher returns are promised by futures and options<br />Investment Demand For GOld<br />www.goldratefortoday.org<br />
  11. 11. Visit my blog:<br />www.goldratefortoday.org<br />Live Gold Rates, <br />Independent Trading Advise and <br />many Resources about Gold Investing<br />Interested in More?<br />www.goldratefortoday.org<br />
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