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On April 23, 2020, the gold price breached €51,000 euros per Kg for the first time in history. The gold price in euros has increased by 555% since the euro was created in 1999. Put differently, since inception the euro lost 85% of its value against gold.
As new “emergency loans” to Italy will be handed out, let us review previous bailouts, and asses how much losses have been hidden from taxpayers. My estimates are that losses from Greek bailouts are at least €35 billion euros, but more likely north of €200 billion.
There have been recent rumors in the gold market about the availability of physical gold. Some social media personalities and news agencies have claimed that there is a shortage of physical gold on the market. However, it is not so much about a shortage of gold, but rather a sudden demand for gold in places where it cannot be quickly supplied in the desired form.
For long, we only knew him as “Koos Jansen.” Over the years that alias would, among other things, uncover the true nature and extent of China’s physical gold market. It was such reporting that earned “Mr. Jansen” worldwide preeminence in the gold community. As an introduction, in this interview, you will get to know the man behind “Koos Jansen,” Jan Nieuwenhuijs, and below, you will find a glimpse of what to expect from him. Starting in November, Jan Nieuwenhuijs will join Voima Gold as a resear
Gold has been seen as the ultimate way of preserving wealth throughout millennia. In addition, researchers have concluded that adding gold to an investment portfolio stabilizes returns. Owning physical gold is the safest way of owning gold, but storing physical gold raises questions to many. How to store physical gold so that the gold stays safe?
Voima’s gold bars are set to meet the internationally highest quality and safety standards. The gold bars are refined at the Metalor refinery in Switzerland and thus meet the international four nine standards set by the London Bullion Market Association or LBMA. In this article, I will explain the marking on our gold bars.
Finland has many advantages when it comes to business and gold. Finns are globally known for integrity, soundness, and law-abidance. For these reasons, Voima Gold has all of its operations, including Voima’s vault and office in Finland. In this article, we tell you why Finland is a magnificent country for storing gold.
Unlike most service providers, we at Voima Gold always measure the price of gold in grams instead of ounces and euros instead of the US dollar. At Voima, buying and selling gold is organized digitally, either online or via our mobile app, per our strict quality and safety standards. In this article, we tell you how the price of gold is formed and why Voima Gold is the world's most innovative gold company.
Many standards in the gold industry aim to ensure the quality of gold and the trustworthiness of the service provided to clients. Some standards are country-specific, and some are international. At Voima Gold, we respect the internationally highest standards in gold sales, storage, and delivery. In this article, we tell you more about our standards at Voima Gold.