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Austrian Mint’s Vienna Philharmonic 20 Ounce Gold Coin celebrates a 20 Year Success Story

October 30, 2009 by · Leave a Comment 

Twenty years ago in 1989 the Austrian State Mint passed from the Treasury into the ownership of the central bank. The mint was given the freedom to produce and sell products in accordance with the demands of the modern numismatic and investment markets. One of the very first innovations introduced by the new CEO, Paul [...]

Antal Fekete explains free coinage of gold — to New Zealanders

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10:40p ET Thursday, October 29, 2009 Dear Friend of GATA and Gold: read more

Debt paydown still top priority for Teck

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Vancouver-based Teck Cominco may find itself sitting a lot more comfortably than was the case six months or so, but CEO Don Lindsay made it clear on Thursday that he won’t be happy until the company’s term loan is paid down and it once again merits investment-grade ratings. One year ago, Teck borrowed $9,8-billion to [...]

For Harmony Gold, free cash flow remains elusive

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The gold digger remains precariously balanced between completing four big projects, and waiting for build up of new operating cash flows. Read more….

Two trapped Harmony workers freed

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Rescue teams have freed two workers who had remained trapped underground at Harmony Gold’s Target mine, near Welkom, in the Free State, following a fall-of-ground incident on Monday afternoon. Spokesperson Marian van der Walt confirmed that both employees had been rescued late on Monday and that they were both being treated in hospital. She noted [...]

MinSouth organizes Masterclass on Mineral Resource Definition and Gold Day

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The London and southeast England sub-section of the Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining (IoM3) is holding another free Masterclass in London in mid-November and organizing a Gold Day a week later Read more….

Two Harmony workers killed in Target accident

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Two workers have died in a fall-of-ground incident at Harmony Gold’s Target mine, near Welkom, in the Free State, the company reported late on Monday afternoon. Spokesperson Marian van der Walt had confirmed earlier in the day that four workers had been trapped underground following the incident and that rescue teams were trying to free [...]

Gold’s New Ally

October 24, 2009 by · Leave a Comment 

The Daily Reckoning If you’ve invested in gold, you’re about to gain a powerful ally: pension funds. “I think the largest institutions like our own are realizing that we barely own any [gold]” Shayne McGuire, head of the Teacher Retirement System of Texas said in an interview in Hong Kong very early this morning. “The [...]

Gold May Have More Price Support now Than at any Time Since 1989

October 23, 2009 by · Leave a Comment 

The Daily Reckoning The central banks of the world are changing tune. Since 1989, the banks have been net sellers of gold reserves, meaning that as a group they have sold more than they have taken in. This is an important point because the large gold sales of central banks tend toward lowering the spot [...]

Rare Coin News and Articles This Week

October 23, 2009 by · Leave a Comment 

What’s New on CoinLink …….. 2,200 high grade samples of mostly scarce, rare or unique specimens from Spain, her colonies and empire ranging from the Visigothic era to the present were sold Oct 21-22 by Aureo & Calico in Barcelona Spain. The Caballero de las Yndias collection is stunning representation of all of the mints [...]

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