LONDON BULLION MARKET

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  • Are you seeking to fill a vacancy in the precious metals markets or are you a job seeker? On this page we shall provide information for those Companies with vacancies or individuals seeking a career in the precious metals markets.
  • . To submit your interest on either side please contact us at: Jobs available Last updated 08 Jun 2006 This selection lists current places and positions available with Companies in the precious metals markets : A unique opportunity for a career in Investment Banking outside the City.
  • . - It has a large London based presence with impressive offices and growth plans within its capital markets division.
  • . The Asset Management business specialises in managing developing market debt, currency and money market funds as well as global high yielding debt funds and the precious metals and energy division encompasses trading, risk management, project finance, structure trade finance and corporate advisory.
  • . -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- The team generates investment ideas in the European Metals & Mining sector and then markets those ideas to institutional investors, hedge funds, and our own internal sales force and traders.



    HSBC joins DGCX as precious metals trade member
  • . Welcome Your Business & Marketing Source SEARCH: In News by Email Top Stories on email based on your criteria.
  • . Email: News by Industry News by Company News by Country Views Job Market Business Directory Other News In Town Elsewhere Consumer Products HSBC joins DGCX as precious metals trade member [Tuesday, May 2, 2006 10:16:00 am] More on: HSBC Bank Middle East Limited Dubai Gold and Commodities Exchange (DGCX) has announced that HSBC has been approved as a Precious Metals Trade Member of DGCX.
  • . HSBC provides a comprehensive range of financial services: personal financial services; commercial banking; corporate, investment banking and markets; private banking; and other activities.
  • . The HSBC Group’s history in the bullion market can be traced back to 1853 when Samuel Montagu & Co.
  • . HSBC is a market making member of the London Bullion Market Association (LBMA) and the London Platinum and Palladium Market (LPPM).
  • . With HSBC on board and committed to the DGCX we can only see our influence and importance develop.”David King Managing Director, Business Development, Corporate, Investment Banking and Markets commented: “I am delighted that HSBC has become a Trade Member of the Dubai Gold & Commodities Exchange (DGCX).



    The Rothschilds, LBMA, and Gold
  • . " ( The Rothschilds , Frederick Morton, 1962) Gold-Eagle analysts, including the Red Baron's The Grand LBMA Exposés and the Oracle of Alberta's Novus Ordo Seclorum and China , have drawn attention to the role of the London Bullion Marketing Association (LBMA) and to the House of Rothschild, as a key player at the LBMA and global gold markets.
  • . The intention of this essay is to provide an in-depth forensic historical and geopolitical assessment of key issues and players in today's markets.
  • . To understand today's currency and gold markets requires a study of the House of Rothschild; undoubtedly the world's most influential merchant banking power for over 200 years.
  • . Their market worth has never been audited or accounted for, following from Mayer's clever accounting practices and the keeping secret books and subterranean vaults which were never the privy of auditor, legal counsel or state taxmen.
  • . Studying the Rothschild family acumen for stock markets, gold trade, and financing of nations provides an insight into how 'Smart Money' survives.



    Kitco - Contributed Commentaries
  • . When ounces produced at a mine are delivered against a hedge contract, the physical market impact is neutral.
  • . However, when miners actively close out hedges rather than just deliver into them, they generate a source of demand as gold has to be purchased in the physical market to conclude the transaction.
  • . One of the main conditions for associate membership is that the organisation concerned should have a “proven track record of market activity”.
  • . We would argue that providing good, reliable data is an essential service for any market.
  • . The LBMA describes its role as follows: “The London bullion market is the hub of global OTC precious metals trading, providing an unparalled range of products and services for its customers, including central banks, consumers, producers and investors.
  • . There is one representative body for this market: The London Bullion Market Association.
  • . Banks, fabricators, refiners, shippers and brokers - all sectors of the market are represented in its broad-based membership.

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    Kitco - Exclusive Commentaries
  • . MYTH - Gold is highly speculative! The importance of holding precious metals in an investment portfolio has been largely forgotten during the equity bull market of the past twenty years.
  • . Holding bullion reduces portfolio volatility and improves returns during normal market conditions.
  • . The Bank of England also accepted the "archaic relic" label, sold half of its gold reserves at the very bottom of market, and purchased interest-bearing US treasury bills.
  • . The volatility of mining stocks, particularly during bull market cycles, can afford tremendous trading profits.
  • . Mining stocks, precious metals mutual funds, futures contracts and options are used for both speculation and investment during bull market cycles, but are subject to market, management, financial, labour, geopolitical, environmental and hedging risks.
  • . In the crash of 1929, Homestake Mining, the largest and oldest gold producer in North America, initially declined with the rest of the equity market, but recovered while equities continued down.


    Bloomberg.com: Commodities
  • Updated: New York: Jun 17 11:17 London: Jun 17 16:17 Tokyo: Jun 18 00:17 : Markets RESOURCES: Commodities Oil Prices Gain on Signs Economic Growth in U.S., China May Boost Demand June 16 (Bloomberg) -- Crude oil futures rose close to $70 a barrel on signs that the economies of the U.S.
  • . ``Everyone needs to have their energy demands met if they are going to continue to grow, '' said William Adams, chief energy and capital market strategist at LaSalle Futures Group Inc.


    MAJOR EXPORT COMMODITIES
  • . Cocoa (i) Purchases and marketing  The 2001/2002 main crop season opened during the review quarter.  Cocoa beans purchased by the licensed buying companies (LBCs) during the period totalled 264, 245 tonnes valued at ¢1, 158.4 billion.
  • .                                                    Table 26                          Cocoa beans and products  - Export receipts (ii)   Price trends in the international cocoa market  Cocoa prices assumed an upward trend in the fourth quarter of 2001.
  • . Table 28 Earnings from gold exports (ii)      Price trends in the international gold market The monthly average spot price of gold on the London bullion market fluctuated between US$276.06 and US$282.11 per fine ounce during the fourth quarter of 2001.




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