Entries by Michelle Agner

Episode 1: The Accidental Economist

How did a software dropout go on to become a successful entrepreneur…and eventually earn a PhD in economics? In this episode, Addison Quale leads CEO Keith Weiner back through his journey from software geek to economist. They discuss how Ayn Rand’s writings set the stage for understanding monetary economics, why the retirement savings advice given […]

COMING SOON: The Gold Exchange Podcast with Keith Weiner

  ***UPDATE 12/4/2020: Listen to the podcast here: The Gold Exchange Podcast with Keith Weiner ***     After receiving many requests to share his message in podcast form, CEO Keith Weiner has finally taken the plunge! We’re excited to announce the upcoming launch of The Gold Exchange, where Keith untangles market and policy complexity using […]

Money Answers Show: Precious Metals Amid The Pandemic

CEO Keith Weiner appeared on The Money Answers Show with host Jordan Goodman this week. They covered a variety of topics, including: Monday’s gold dive The logistics of leasing gold A dilemma facing pension fund money managers What we can expect if the complete agenda of Democrats goes into effect Enjoy the show!   Transcript […]

Why Austrian Economics Is on the Rise

Are you familiar with the GoldNewsletter podcast? They boast over 200 episodes on the topics of investment, economics, and geopolitics. This week host Fergus Hodgson interviewed Monetary Metals’ Relationship Manager Dickson Buchanan, inquiring why interest in Austrian Economics is on the rise. Hodgson stated,   My fear is that we have a cart-before-the-horse scenario.  Where people […]

Monetary Metals Leases Gold to L’Orfebre, Pays Interest on Precious Metals Investments

Scottsdale, Ariz, October 20, 2020— Monetary Metals® announces that it has leased gold to L’Orfebre, a European refinery, to increase its access to raw materials and expand production capacity. The initial lease tranche was raised off-market, and the interest rate is not yet published. Monetary Metals obtains gold and silver from investors, who earn interest […]

Gold and Alternative Investments Conference 2020

We recently posted a 2-part video chat with Kerry Stevenson & CEO Keith Weiner, related to promoting the upcoming Gold and Alternative Investments Conference coming up in November. An annual event, November’s gathering will be virtual. You can register for the event, here. Although we published an article last fall summarizing Keith’s keynote address at […]

The Future of Gold and Money: A Roundtable Discussion

It was quite the cast of interesting characters: one of them began fighting for legal gold ownership back in 1972, one was influenced by Ronald Reagan’s unfulfilled campaign promise to return to the gold standard, and one was a long-time student of objectivism who suddenly had assets to protect. In this entertaining roundtable discussion led […]

The Dollar Cancer and the Gold Cure, Part 2

This interview between Kerry Stevenson of the GAIC & Monetary Metals CEO Keith Weiner is the followup to a recent post, The Dollar Cancer and the Gold Cure. Stevenson is the Founder of the Gold and Alternative Investments Conference coming up in November. This time around, they cover the following topics: Why consuming capital is finite […]

The Dollar Cancer and the Gold Cure

Leading up to November’s Gold and Alternative Investments Conference, Event Founder Kerry Stevenson picked Keith Weiner’s brain on the following topics: What is fiat currency and why is it bound to fail? The decline of dollar purchasing power Money versus credit and why you need to understand the current issues What the implications are for […]

Monetary Metals Raises $1.3 million to Deliver Yield on Precious Metals Investments

Monetary Metals provides  financing to precious metal-using businesses while paying interest to owners of gold and silver. Scottsdale, Ariz., September 4, 2020—Monetary Metals® announces the close of its $1.3 million equity capital round, having raised over $3 million. Monetary Metals operates a transparent marketplace where savers earn interest on their gold, while gold-using businesses obtain user-friendly […]