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Mark O'Byrne

Mark O'Byrne

Contributor since: 26 Feb 2010

Biography

Mark O'Byrne is Executive Director of Gold and Silver Investments Limited. He is regularly quoted and writes in the international financial media and was awarded Ireland's prestigious Money Mate and Investor Magazine Financial Analyst of 2006.

  • Beware of Exchange Trade Funds (ETFs) Bearing Gold

    Published 20 May 2009 | viewed 3,473 times

    Gold Bullion Unique as No Counter Party Risk Gold is unique among asset classes as it is the only asset class not dependent on the…

  • Reuters Precious Metals Poll 2009

    Published 26 January 2009 | viewed 3,037 times

    Reuters has released their Reuters Precious Metals Poll 2009 in which Gold and Silver Investments Limited has taken part. The survey of 56 precious metals…

  • Bloomberg Gold Survey 2009 - Gold May Advance for Eighth Year as Perfect Insurance' Sought

    Published 07 January 2009 | viewed 2,659 times

    Gold and Silver Investments have partaken in the Bloomberg Precious Metals Survey (see table of forecasts below) and the Reuters Precious Metals Poll. We would…

  • British Gold Sovereigns - The Preserve of Collectors, Savers and Smart Investors

    Published 14 August 2008 | viewed 2,842 times

    Gold as Essential Diversification and Financial Insurance Gold bullion remains an essential diversification and essential financial insurance to have in all properly diversified portfolios. Besides…

  • Unfounded Allegations Regarding Perth Mint Certificate Program

    Published 28 March 2008 | viewed 3,693 times

    Further to recent articles containing unfounded rumours and allegations alleging that the Perth Mint does not have physical precious metals (especially silver) to back its…

  • Platinum -- The Most Precious and Overlooked Precious Metal

    Published 17 January 2008 | viewed 2,849 times

    Why Platinum Remains a Strong Buy Introduction Gold and Silver Investments Limited continue to be bullish on precious metals and bullish on platinum. Platinum has…

  • Gold Surges to Record Multi Year Highs in All Currencies

    Published 20 September 2005 | viewed 5,729 times

    Weekly Markets Precious Metals - Gold reaches multi year High, Silver moving higher. Oil - Branson and Virgin Oil! - never one to miss an…

  • China to Use Gold in Order to Undermine US Political and Economic Dominance?

    Published 02 August 2005 | viewed 4,475 times

    Weekly Markets Precious Metals - UBS on Swiss Buying; Rothschild; Strong Demand in Middle East; HSBC on Seasonality Oil - Above $60 Again Commodities -…

  • Bogus Government Figures, China and the Debt Debate

    Published 26 July 2005 | viewed 4,569 times

    Weekly Markets Precious Metals - Strong Physical Demand in Asia. Historical Gold Prices Oil - Yuan revaluation to boost demand in Asia Commodities - Yuan…

  • The Economist Magazine and Hyperinflation

    Published 18 July 2005 | viewed 5,461 times

    Weekly Markets Precious Metals - - Merrill Lynch on Chinese Demand Citigroup & Gartman Bullish Oil - Inventories, Hurricanes and 'Driving Season' Commodities - FT…

  • Terrorism and Geopolitical Risk

    Published 11 July 2005 | viewed 3,779 times

    Weekly Markets Precious Metals - Gold as Safe Haven; FT on Platinum; JP Morgan & Barclays Oil - Saudis admit can't meet Oil Demand Commodities…

  • Making Poverty History

    Published 04 July 2005 | viewed 5,334 times

    Weekly Markets Precious Metals - 'Rich Dad, Poor Dad' advocates investing in gold and silver bullion Oil - Euro Oil Chart Other Commodities Currencies -…

  • Alan Greenspan on Gold

    Published 28 June 2005 | viewed 5,807 times

    Weekly Markets Precious Metals - CNN on the new Gold Rush Oil - The Oil/Gold Ratio Other Commodities Currencies - Bonds Stocks - Property Weekly…

  • 'The Economist' and the Biggest Property Bubble in History

    Published 20 June 2005 | viewed 5,755 times

    Weekly Markets Precious Metals - HSBC, Barclays Capital & UBS. Gold is Undervalued. Oil - Oil surge continues Other Commodities - Marc Faber & John…

  • Oil Breaks EUR40 Per Barrel for First Time

    Published 13 June 2005 | viewed 3,078 times

    Weekly Markets Precious Metals - Gold in Euros up strongly Oil - Shell predicts 2 decades of rising energy prices Other Commodities - Chinese demand…

  • Gold Rises in Major Currencies

    Published 08 June 2005 | viewed 3,707 times

    Weekly Markets Precious Metals - EUR/Gold, Gartman, UBS & HSBC Oil - Up nearly 20% in 2 weeks & Henry Kissinger Commodities - Jim Rogers…

  • Property, Debt and Oil

    Published 31 May 2005 | viewed 8,367 times

    Weekly Markets Precious Metals - Oil Other Commodities - Currencies Bonds - Stocks Weekly Commentary Growing Concerns regarding Debt Levels & Excessive Leverage Opinions Sunday…

  • Sir Alan Greenspan and Sir Tony O'Reilly Issue Economic Warnings

    Published 23 May 2005 | viewed 8,065 times

    Weekly Markets Precious Metals - Oil Other Commodities - Currencies Bonds - Stocks Weekly Commentary The Elephant in the Living Room Opinions - Sir Anthony…

  • Seeing the Wood from the Trees

    Published 16 May 2005 | viewed 7,267 times

    Performance ( % Change)   Current Level  5 Days  1 Year  5 Year  Gold  419.70  -1.4%  +12.1%  +52.3%  Silver  6.91  0.0%  +23.4%  +38.2%  S&P  1,154.05 …

  • Fat, Stupid and Complacent

    Published 09 May 2005 | viewed 7,066 times

    Performance( % Change)   Current Level  5 Days  1 Year  5 Year  Gold 425.70  -2.0%  +9.8%  +53.6%  Silver 6.91  +0.6%  +19.1%  +38.5%  S&P 1,171.35  +1.3% …