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PREMIUM UPDATE

May 2, 2009, 12:00 PM

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This week we have further analyzed correlations between the precious metals sector and other markets. In addition to presenting our thoughts on the current situation on the precious metals market, we wrote about the coming results of the bank "stress test" and what this report may mean to the precious metals sector.

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Gold Market Overview

In the last edition of the Market Overview we analyzed the nature of gold and defined it as a global monetary asset rather than a commodity. Because of its nature, neither mining production nor industrial demand nor consumer demand nor central banks’ demand drives the gold price. In reality the casual relationship takes place in the opposite direction: the gold price affects these categories of demand. We concluded that the investment demand drives the gold prices, because only professional investors (not consumers) provoke a stable, sustainable rise (or decline) in the gold price. This time we will focus on the investment demand and its determinants.

Read more in the latest Market Overview report.

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