Entries by Bron Suchecki

Jeffrey Christian Joins Monetary Metals Board of Advisors

Scottsdale, Ariz, November 7, 2017—Monetary Metals® announces that Jeffrey Christian has become an advisor to the company. Jeffrey Christian, founder and Managing Partner of CPM Group, is a commodities research, consulting, financial advisory and commodities management firm. “Jeffrey has been involved in gold on Wall Street for four decades,” said Keith Weiner, CEO of Monetary […]

Bitcoin, Postmodern Money

In the articles below, Keith Weiner covers many of the reasons why bitcoin is unsound and not money and rather the very model of a (post)modern monetary marvel. In Gold, Redeemability, Bitcoin, and Backwardation, Keith explains why bitcoin is not money but an irredeemable currency, as money has to be a tangible good. Bitcoin, Gold, […]

Thoughtful Disagreement with Ted Butler – Gold Basis

This article follows on from Keith Weiner’s response to Ted Butler’s Thoughtful Disagreement challenge. Below is a graph of all 130 gold contracts since February 1996, aligned by contract age in terms of number of days until expiry on the X axis of the chart and basis in percentage per annum on the Y axis. […]

Monetary Metals Provides Charts to Goldseiten

MM GOFO, SIFO, Lease Rate charts provided to Germany’s leading precious metals site Scottsdale, Ariz, September 29, 2017—Monetary Metals® announces that it has licensed its gold forward rate (MM GOFO™), silver forward rate (MM SIFO™), gold lease rate, and silver lease rate charts to German precious metals web site Goldseiten. The charts appearing on Goldseiten […]

Scottsdale Precious Metals Lease #3 (Gold)

Scottsdale Precious Metals purchases high-quality vintage and new jewelry for resale online and through other channels. Monetary Metals’ lessors are financing additional inventory to grow Scottsdale Precious Metals’ business. Metal: Gold Commencement Date: September 22, 2017 Duration: 12 months Lease Rate: 5.50% to lessee, 3.50% to lessors Lease rate offer chart:

Gold Exponential Fund Lease #1 (Gold & Silver)

Monetary Metals’ Gold Exponential Fund™ provides a way for investors to own gold and earn a yield, by trading between gold and silver. The Fund seeks to lease metal to enhance returns by swapping leased metal for the opposite metal and at the end of the lease, the metal is traded back and returned to […]

Monetary Metals Brings Back the Gold Forward Rate

MM GOFO™ is quoted daily on company website LONDON, June 23, 2017—Monetary Metals announces that it is now publishing the gold forward rate (GOFO), calculated using public market data. The MM GOFO™ has better than 0.99 correlation to the historical GOFO published by the London Bullion Market Association (LBMA). The company also publishes the silver […]

Monetary Metals Finances Scottsdale Precious Metals Silver at 5.75%

True silver lease finances vintage silver jewelry SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., June 1, 2017 – Monetary Metals announces that it has provided silver financing to Scottsdale Precious Metals. The gross interest rate is 5.75%. Monetary Metals purchased the inventory of Scottsdale Precious Metals, and leases it back. Monetary Metals provided silver to the company, and will receive […]

Scottsdale Precious Metals Lease #2 (Silver)

Scottsdale Precious Metals purchases high-quality vintage jewelry that would otherwise be melted down for its gold and silver content. The company cleans each piece, and finds it a new home with someone who will enjoy it for many years to come. Monetary Metals’ lessors are financing Scottsdale Precious Metals’ inventory of jewelry. For more information […]

Scottsdale Precious Metals Lease #1 (Gold)

Scottsdale Precious Metals purchases high-quality vintage jewelry that would otherwise be melted down for its gold and silver content. The company cleans each piece, and finds it a new home with someone who will enjoy it for many years to come. Monetary Metals’ lessors are financing Scottsdale Precious Metals’ inventory of jewelry. For more information […]