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Stephen Flood is the CEO of GoldCore, an international bullion dealers with over 4,000 clients in over 40 countries and with over $205 million in assets under management and storage.

He is a former Wall Street equity trader and FinTech expert. He has been involved in the precious ... more

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Gold’s Role In The International System
In a world where money is devalued every second and governments are scrambling to stay afloat, it’s worth holding some assets outside of the increasingly tenuous financial system.
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What The World Cup Can Tell Us About Inflation
It is not only the value of the gold in the trophy that has increased over the last 48 years, but the total prize money for the FIFA World Cup has also increased substantially.
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The Bitcoin Is ‘As-Good-As-Gold’ Myth Is Over
The news that the crypto exchange FTX was filing for bankruptcy on November 5 sent Bitcoin plunging down a further 25%.
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U.S. Midterms Set To Favour Gold
There are two key implications of the swing to the right, for the gold and silver market. Both revolve around the Fed and monetary policy.
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Why A Pivot Is Coming
Yesterday the Fed hiked rates. For gold and silver investors it was yet another great opportunity to remind ourselves why we invest in gold bars or buy silver coins: central banks are predictable.
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Is Central Banks’ License To Print Money About To Expire?
A look at how central banks and governments are coming to the end of their experiment, not necessarily by choice and certainly not without consequence.
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GLD SPDR Gold Trust ETF
LNMIY LONMIN PLC SP ADR
SLV iShares Silver Trust

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Why Do Prudent Indians Diversify Into Gold?
Indians diversify into gold coins, bars and jewellery because it never fails them in an emergency.
Demand For Gold Coins And Bars At The Perth Mint Surge To 3 Year High
The Perth Mint’s gold product sales in December rose 45% from the previous month and to their highest in more than three years, the refiner said.
Goldman: Gold $1600 In 2020 As Case For Diversifying Into Gold ‘as Strong As Ever’
Goldman is still forecasting that gold will climb to $1,600 over the next year due to investment demand.
Gold To Triple To $4,000? Options Traders Positioning Themselves With Large Trades
Gold options market saw $1.75 million in block trades speculating that gold will surpass it’s nominal record and could almost triple in a year.
Putin’s Gold Rush: Russia Is Dumping US Dollars To Hoard Gold Bullion
Vladimir Putin’s quest to break Russia’s reliance on the U.S. dollar has set off a literal gold rush.
Martin Feldstein: "America’s Debt Crisis Is Coming Soon”
According to the Congressional Budget Office, the deficit this year will be $900 billion, more than 4% of gross domestic product. It will surpass $1 trillion in 2022.

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Executive Director
GoldCore
October 2003 - Present (19 years 6 months)

Mark O'Byrne is the Founder, Executive Director and Marketing and Research Director of GoldCore

GoldCore (formerly Gold Investments), is a leading international bullion dealer and wealth manager. GoldCore are acknowledged experts on precious metals and global macroeconomics and our research is respected as analytical, informative and enlightening.  GoldCore won the Moneymate Financial Analyst of 2006​ .

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