Metal

Trading Gold, Silver, Platinum and Palladium

In this article we take a technical view of precious metals gold, silver, palladium and platinum, considering their trends and where possible trading opportunities may be materialising.

Why is gold valuable?

Gold is relatively unexciting and useless compared to other metals and yet it demands sky-high prices. So why is gold valuable? We have a look at what gold is used for and what impacts the price of gold.

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