Record Sales in American Silver Eagle Bullion Coins
According to Richard A Peterson, Deputy Director of United States Mint, silver coins are more affordable despite fall in gold prices and there is a preference for investing in coins compared to silver backed ETFs, silver mining stocks and other investment opportunities.
Silver Industrial Conference to focus on new uses of Silver: Silver Institute
The conference will focus on new uses of silver and the expanding opportunities in the global marketplace. It will also provide expert insight into the developments and practices within the largest industrial sectors of silver demand, given that the industrial uses of silver account for over 50 percent of overall demand.
$100 Silver and the dirty secret of Silver monetary demand
Paper price discovery is a nebulous construct calculated by using the futures price in a market where investment banks have primary influence (or where they rig the price). The result is that the price of silver (and Gold) is not derived by its physical demand or supply, but rather by the speculative positions standing long or short on the commodity exchange like any other traded commodity, stock or currency.
Silver attractive for investors at current levels: ETFS
At the same time, its relatively high correlation to gold due to its historical use as an alternative â€œhard currencyâ€ means that ultimately Silver should benefit if sovereign debt and currency debasement concerns continue to rise.
Now get precious coins made of recovered Silver from SS Gairsoppa shipwreck
Historians and explorers alike have pored over documents, hoping to uncover the SS Gairsoppaâ€™s final resting place. The members of the exploration team at Odyssey were determined to find the long lost ship.t.. Using advanced sonar and robotic technology, the wreck was located and confirmed in 2011. They had indeed found the SS Gairsoppa.