Gold forecast to rally through $1300 By: Contributor

The consultancy feels that the ability of the gold price to manage record highs this year was to a large extent due to the firmer footing of falling scrap and recovering jewellery demand. 
 
GFMS released Gold Survey 2010 - Update 1, their latest report on the gold market, at a launch in London. The following details some of the highlights of the report from the briefing given at the launch by Philip Klapwijk, chairman of the independent metals research consultancy.

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Gold Investing is a Good Move to Make Because of its Value

Gold Coins

Thinking of making a gold investment? Then be excited to learn that investing in gold has become even stronger with the recent rinse in the gold market. Many believe that this is an indication that the economy around the world is starting to make a recovery. A wise move if you have some money to make a gold investment at this point in time. Right now the trading of gold has been at a consistent high point for the last six weeks. Those looking to make some additional profits are seriously looking at gold investing.

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Gold 'continuing to attract investor interest'

Physical gold is continuing to be a particularly attractive option for investors in the UK, one expert has stated. Tim Williams, director of mining and metals at Ernst and Young, says that with the advent of gold exploration company Scotgold onto the Alternative Investment Market, British people will now have the opportunity to put their money into a gold project that is close to home, the Scotsman reports.

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Gold Hits 3rd Dollar Record This Week as "Z-Score" Defies George Soros' Bubble Talk - 17th September

Gold broke new Dollar records for the third time this week in London trade Friday morning, peaking above $1282 per ounce as world stock markets extended their 2% gains from Monday.

Major-economy government bonds also rose, pushing interest rates lower as new German and US data showed inflation stalling on the official measures in August, while crude oil recovered above $75 per barrel.

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Gold prices steady as stronger dollar offsets investor demand for hard assets

London: Gold steadied in Europe Wednesday, retreating after hitting a record high in euro terms, as the rising dollar offset buying linked to fear-driven diversification into hard assets like bullion. Dealers reported good physical gold buying from major markets like India in recent sessions, which also supported prices.

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Gold can help to 'preserve wealth during inflation'

Investing in gold can prove to be a wise choice in terms of helping a person to protect their wealth in times when inflation is rising, according to one expert.Justin Modray at candidmoney.com tells the Telegraph that as the pound and dollar are continually decreasing in value, the precious metal has historically been seen to become more valuable as inflation rises.

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Gold Coins

Buying gold coins is one of the safest investments around. You can guarantee that it will always be in demand and as long as you can buy cheap you will always make a profit. Most people relate buying gold to spending a fortune on gold bars or something but it is a lot easier than that. The best and cheapest way to buy into gold is to look for gold coins. There are many gold coins out there from American Eagles to UK Sovereigns and probably one of the better know African Krugerrand.

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Palladium hits 2-year highs on global demand hopes

SINGAPORE - Palladium prices jumped to the highest in two years on Wednesday on purchases by autocatalyst makers and investors amid hopes that a global economic recovery is picking up steam, lifting platinum to its strongest in 20 months. Palladium and platinum ended the first quarter 17 percent and 12 percent higher, respectively, surpassing the single-digit gains posted by gold and silver.rs