News from Atlanta Gold & Silver

News from Atlanta Gold & Silver

News from Atlanta Gold & Silver

10/7/11 Atlanta Gold & Silver Featured on Good Morning America Show and ABC World News

With all the volatility in the economy, Gold is in the news. The new Gold Rush is not in a mine with a pan, it's in your home - people are trading in their gold items for green cash. See Atlanta Gold Silver featured on The Good Morning America Show and ABC World News Report.

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5/1/10 New Website

Atlanta Gold & Silver launches their new web site at The web site is still being completed. Information about our business, our services, and more will be added daily.

4/2/10 Atlanta Gold & Silver Opens New Atlanta Store

Atlanta Gold & Silver opened the new Atlanta location at 887 W. Peachtree St, Atlanta, GA. Atlanta Gold & Silver is part of a family of like business in multiple major cities.

News from The World Gold Council

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Consultation launches on a common accounting framework for gold

Thursday, April 20, 2017 at 12:00:00 AM PDT
The World Gold Council, the market development organisation for the gold industry, has today published its consultation paper, Guidance for Monetary Authorities on the recommended practice in accounting for gold. The paper aims to help standardise accounting practices with respect to monetary gold, by establishing a suitable framework that is consistent with the concepts of current general...
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The World Gold Council welcomes Newcrest Mining as a Member

Monday, April 10, 2017 at 12:00:00 AM PDT
Newcrest Mining (“Newcrest”) has re-joined the World Gold Council, the market development organisation for the gold industry. Newcrest is the largest gold producer listed on the Australian Securities Exchange and one of the world's largest gold mining companies with mines located in Australia, Papua New Guinea, Indonesia and in Côte d’Ivoire. World Gold Council Chief...
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World Gold Council appoints John Reade as Chief Market Strategist

Thursday, February 9, 2017 at 12:00:00 AM PST
The World Gold Council today announced that it has appointed John Reade as Chief Market Strategist. John joins the World Gold Council from Paulson & Co, where he served as Managing Partner of Paulson Europe and Gold Strategist. Prior to Paulson & Co, John worked at UBS as the Precious Metal Strategist for a number of years. He is widely viewed as one of the preeminent gold analysts in the...
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Gold demand rises 2% in 2016 as investment surges to four-year high

Friday, February 3, 2017 at 12:00:00 AM PST
Global gold demand rose 2% in 2016 to reach 4,309 tonnes (t), the highest level since 2013, according to the World Gold Council’s latest Gold Demand Trends report. This was largely driven by inflows into gold-backed Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs) of 532t, the second-highest year on record, as investors responded to concerns over future monetary policy, geopolitical uncertainty and negative...
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“India’s Gold Market: evolution and innovation” examines the entire gold supply chain and the drivers for future growth

Tuesday, January 24, 2017 at 12:00:00 AM PST
The World Gold Council today launched the report titled ‘India’s Gold Market: evolution and innovation’. This report explains the entire supply chain for India’s gold market– from imports and recycling through to consumer demand – and how it is likely to develop in the coming years. It also provides an overview of existing gold-related policies and how they...
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هيئة المحاسبة والمراجعة للمؤسسات المالية الإسلامية تطلق المعيار الشرعي حول الذهب بالتعاون مع مجلس الذهب العالمي

Monday, December 5, 2016 at 12:00:00 AM PST
حيث إنه أول معيار شرعيٍّ من نوعه يفصِّل ويضع قواعد محدّدة للاستثمار في الذهب والتعامل به في الصناعة المالية الإسلامية؛ حيث كانت كثير من الأحكام والضوابط التي اشتمل عليها المعيار تحيطها الضبابية وعدم التحديد. وقد أظهر المعيار الجديد جواز الاستثمار في الذهب بضوابط وشروط فصَّلها المعيار في لغة معاصرة ومحدَّدة، حيث بين آلية قبض الذهب في الواقع المعاصر وأحكام عياراته المختلفة ونحوها من الأحكام ذات...
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Launch of the AAOIFI Shari’ah Standard on Gold, developed in collaboration with the World Gold Council

Monday, December 5, 2016 at 12:00:00 AM PST
The Accounting and Auditing Organisation for Islamic Financial Institutions (AAOIFI) and the World Gold Council are delighted to announce the issuance of ‘Shari’ah Standard No. 57 on Gold and its Trading Controls (“the Standard”). The Standard deals with the Shari’ah rulings for gold in its various forms and categories, the Shari’ah parameters for gold...
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Exchange-traded products continue to drive gold demand in the third quarter of 2016

Tuesday, November 8, 2016 at 12:00:00 AM PST
Global gold demand reached 993 tonnes (t) in the third quarter of 2016, a fall of 10% compared to the same period last year, according to the World Gold Council’s latest Gold Demand Trends report. Net inflows into Exchange-traded products (ETPs) helped drive a sharp increase in investment demand, but this was not enough to offset falls in other areas, notably jewellery and purchases by...
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Research indicates Indian consumer’s preference for the Indian Gold Coin

Thursday, October 13, 2016 at 12:00:00 AM PDT
Indian Gold Coin currently available at select branches of four Indian banks – Indian Overseas Bank, Federal Bank, Vijaya Bank and Yes Bank  The Indian Gold Coin is among the key initiatives of the gold monetisation programme launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on 5th November 2015 and is the country's first sovereign gold coin. A detailed study commissioned by the MMTC and...
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World Gold Council appoints Joseph Cavatoni as Managing Director, USA and ETFs

Friday, October 7, 2016 at 12:00:00 AM PDT
The World Gold Council, the market development organization for the gold industry, today announced that it has appointed Joseph Cavatoni, Managing Director USA and ETFs, who joins from Blackrock. In this role, Mr. Cavatoni will lead the development of new gold-backed financial solutions that complement investors’ core portfolio holdings as well as bring equity research to market. He will...
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Near record high in H1 demand driven by western investors

Thursday, August 11, 2016 at 12:00:00 AM PDT
Global gold demand reached 2,335 tonnes (t) in the first half of 2016 with investment reaching record H1 levels, 16% higher than the previous record in H1 2009, according to the World Gold Council’s latest Gold Demand Trends report. Q2 2016 continued in the same vein as the first quarter this year with overall gold demand growing to 1,050t, up 15% from the Q2 2015 figure of 910t, boosted...
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Thursday, August 11, 2016 at 12:00:00 AM PDT
世界黄金协会近日发布的《黄金需求趋势报告》显示,2016年上半年全球黄金需求达到2,335公吨,成为投资需求创新高的上半年,上半年投资需求比2009年同期还要高出16%。 受持续大规模投资需求推动,2016年第二季度黄金需求延续了第一季度的走势,总体黄金需求增至1,050公吨,与2015年第二季度的910公吨相比增长15%。面对持续的政治、经济和社会动荡,投资者寻求分散风险和资产保值,投资需求达到448公吨。上半年黄金ETF表现极佳,接近580公吨,这主要归功于第二季度额外增持了237公吨。第二季度,一些市场的金条和金币需求也应声上涨,包括美国市场(达到25公吨,涨幅达101%),使得上半年金条和金币投资需求达到485公吨,与去年上半年相比增长了4%。 投资需求增长的一个原因是以美元计价的金价上涨了25%,促成自1980年以来表现最为强劲的上半年金价走势。...
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AGS Public Gold Price Index

Gold Market Bid Price: $1,269.36 USD/OZT
Jul 28 2017 02:45 PM GMT (updated each 2 minutes)
AGS estimated Public price for Scrap Gold
Price Per $/Gram $/DWT $/OZT
24K $24.49 $38.08 $761.61
18K $17.14 $26.66 $533.13
14K $13.22 $20.56 $411.27
10K $9.55 $14.85 $297.03
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