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Insight

Independent research, investigative journalism, penetrating commentary, and market coverage. Insight—your canary in the gold mine.

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Former Bank of Finland Head of Department Joins Voima Gold as Advisor

In October 2019, Pentti Pikkarainen, former Bank of Finland economist, joined Voima Gold as a...

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Voima
Research

Shining a Light on the Mystery Gold “Exports” from the UK

An administrative amendment by the UK Statistics Authority has caused a meaningless anomaly in...

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Jan Nieuwenhuijs
Research

Who Drives the Bus? UK Gold Import 996t in 2019

The UK net imported 996 tonnes in 2019, according to data published by Eurostat.

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Jan Nieuwenhuijs
Research

Debunking Reuters’ Story “PBoC Blocked 300-500t Gold Import In 2019”

From analyzing SGE premiums, the gold price and cultural trends, my conclusion is that the PBoC...

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Jan Nieuwenhuijs
Research

Turkish Mint Outpaces U.S. Mint

For the third year in a row, the Turkish Mint has produced more gold coins than the U.S. Mint.

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Jan Nieuwenhuijs
Research

How China’s Central Bank Distorts the Shanghai Gold Price

This is the story of how the Chinese central bank manipulates premiums on gold traded over the...

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Jan Nieuwenhuijs
Q&A

Can I Invest Monthly in Gold?

Yes—and there is every reason to start investing monthly already today.

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Carl Svanberg
Research

GLD—a Crash Course

Are the underlying mechanics of the largest gold ETF a cause for concern?

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Jan Nieuwenhuijs
Research

China’s Gold Hoarding: Will It Cause the Price of Gold to Rise?

There are reasons to think that the gold price will rise faster than expected.

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Jan Nieuwenhuijs
Commentary

LBMA Precious Metals Conference: What to Expect for the 2020s

Last October, I attended the LBMA/LPPM Precious Metals Conference 2019 in Shenzhen, China. Here...

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Sam Laakso
Research

The West-East Ebb and Flood of Gold

For many decades there is a pattern of physical gold moving from the Western part of the world...

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Jan Nieuwenhuijs
Research

US Official Gold Reserves Auditor Caught Lying

More false statements by the auditor have appeared, further eroding its credibility.

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Jan Nieuwenhuijs
News

Deutsche Bank’s Konzept: “The End of Fiat Money?”

Will we see the end of fiat money during the 2030s?

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Carl Svanberg
Research

The Essence of Gold Supply and Demand Dynamics

Gold trades more like a currency than a commodity.

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Jan Nieuwenhuijs
Research

How Much Silver Is Above Ground?

Above-ground silver stocks are an order of magnitude higher than what is widely assumed.

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Jan Nieuwenhuijs
News

Palisade Radio Interviews Voima’s Sam Laakso

In this Palisade Radio interview, Sam Laakso shares his views on gold, the structure of the gold...

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Voima

Jan Nieuwenhuijs Joins Voima Gold: A First Interview

For long, we only knew him as “Koos Jansen.” Over the years that alias would, among other...

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Carl Svanberg
News

Introducing Insight

It’s with great pride that I’m introducing Voima’s new online periodical: Insight.

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Marko Viinikka
Research

The Future of Gold Market Analysis

Recently I published my extensive research report titled “The Future of Gold From 2019 to 2039.”...

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Sam Laakso
Voima

Safe Storage of Gold

Gold has been seen as the ultimate way of preserving wealth throughout millennia. In addition,...

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Sam Laakso
Voima

Voima Gold Bars

Voima’s gold bars are set to meet the internationally highest quality and safety standards. The...

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Sam Laakso
Voima

Why Store Your Gold in Finland

Finland has many advantages when it comes to business and gold. Finns are globally known for...

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Sam Laakso
Voima

Gold Price

Unlike most service providers, we at Voima Gold always measure the price of gold in grams...

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Sam Laakso
Voima

Our Standards at Voima Gold

Many standards in the gold industry aim to ensure the quality of gold and the trustworthiness of...

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Sam Laakso
Voima

Voima Gold Is Proud to Add Two Experienced Advisors

Voima Gold appoints two experienced advisors.

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Marko Viinikka