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Adrian Ash

Adrian Ash

Contributor since: 26 Feb 2010


Formerly City correspondent for The Daily Reckoning in London and head of editorial at the UK's leading financial advisory for private investors, Adrian Ash is the head of research at BullionVault, where you can buy gold today vaulted in Zurich on $3 spreads and 0.8% dealing fees.

  • Really Real Rates vs. Gold

    Published 10 May 2013 | viewed 0 times

    Quantitative easing and zero rates haven't worked. So let's have much more of 'em, eh...? GOLD attracts investment capital when other asset classes fail to…

  • The US Fed's May Day Riot

    Published 03 May 2013 | viewed 0 times

    Oh the people's flag is deepest red, just like the government's budget... As May day protests go, the US central bank's looked pretty tame on…

  • Chocolate for Cocoa, Or What's Gold Really Worth?

    Published 01 May 2013 | viewed 0 times

    Spying direction is hard enough in precious metals right now without confusing form and location... So what's your gold or silver really worth today? Like…

  • Gold's 'Bear Market': 4 Things Investors Should Know

    Published 15 April 2013 | viewed 0 times

    With gold plunging, talk of a bear market has taken off... WE DON'T make price forecasts at BullionVault (one reason we're not on CNBC very…

  • Iron Lady Irony in Gold

    Published 09 April 2013 | viewed 0 times

    Margaret Thatcher was a friend of gold, not of diehard gold investors... Divisive doesn't cover the half of it. Quoting Francis of Assisi on bringing…

  • Cyprus and the Biggest Myth of Banking Today

    Published 19 March 2013 | viewed 0 times

    Bank deposit accounts should be sacred. Right up until they're not... You'd think that with all this practice, politicians would know how to handle a…

  • How to Fix the Fix

    Published 15 March 2013 | viewed 0 times

    US regulator the CFTC is anxious about the London gold fix. But what is the fix, and why...? So is the London gold fix a…

  • Eating the Dow for Breakfast

    Published 06 March 2013 | viewed 0 times

    How to get past money illusion now that it's day-break in America once again... Forget about the Apple effect. Not including AAPL in its 30…

  • Gold and the Direction of Travel

    Published 04 March 2013 | viewed 0 times

    Yes, the real rate of interest matters to gold. But not as much as its direction... Wall Street and the City are coming to decide…

  • Rusty Old Tin Can of Gold

    Published 26 February 2013 | viewed 0 times

    Gold has turned, apparently. Leveraged speculators in the futures market said so... "To hoarders and speculators," says Time magazine, "gold lately has had about as…

  • Gold - Safety Blanket or Quilting Essential?

    Published 13 February 2013 | viewed 0 times

    The patchwork quilt of diversification looks awful smart. It's more than pretty with gold in it, too... Investment experts keep telling us two things. One,…

  • Nothing At All, Then All at Once

    Published 08 February 2013 | viewed 0 times

    Where money was tight, suddenly it's all arrived at once. Just like trouble does... Everywhere we look, investors suddenly see nothing but blue skies, plain…

  • What Changed in Swiss Gold Banking?

    Published 06 February 2013 | viewed 0 times

    What the Swiss banks' move away from unallocated accounts says about gold, and about banking... Imagine you could sell someone something, but keep ownership of…

  • Printing Money Laid Bare: The 'Goldbugs' Reply

    Published 30 January 2013 | viewed 0 times

    What gold investors think of money printing, inflation, and the vulgar crooks behind them... Back in the final, dying days of 2012, Paul Tustain here…

  • Forget Germany, Check Out Turkey's Central-Bank Gold

    Published 23 January 2013 | viewed 0 times

    Now here's a central bank really putting gold to good use... Amid the brouhaha over Germany's gold reserves at the Bundesbank, there's another central bank…

  • German Gold: 4 Lessons for Private Investors

    Published 18 January 2013 | viewed 0 times

    The Bundesbank's announcement contained little news for the market. But for private investors...? The German Bundesbank is rightly famed as the world's least stupid central…

  • Platinum Overtakes Gold at Last

    Published 15 January 2013 | viewed 0 times

    Platinum just rose above the gold price for the 1st time in 10 months... And so, as if to mark the end of the Trillion-Dollar…

  • Gold in Doesn't-Beat-Stocks Shocker!

    Published 21 December 2012 | viewed 0 times

    Gold in 2012 is set to underperform the US stock market for the first time since 2004... So the world didn't end on the shortest…

  • Why Gold MUST Go Higher

    Published 19 December 2012 | viewed 0 times

    Ooops! Just when everyone said gold must go higher - immediately...! Markets are made of opinions, some better than others. There are always plenty of…

  • Inflation-Targeting Dead, Long Live Inflation

    Published 14 December 2012 | viewed 0 times

    The Fed actually thinks it can drive 315 million souls through a 0.2% gap in its forecasts... Remember inflation? Central bankers do - and they…