February 2015, Week 4 Edition
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With the Greek crisis reviving new rumors of a breakup in the Euro-zone, we’re seeing European gold coin demand soar.
The world’s central banks bought 477.2 metric tons* (15,342,000 Troy ounces) of gold in 2015 – 17% more than they bought in 2013 and the second-highest annual total in the last 50 years. The World Gold Council (WGC) said that central banks spent about $19.4 billion on new gold purchases last year.
In the middle of each quarter, hedge fund managers must file forms with the SEC on their holdings at the end of the previous quarter. From the filings released last month, we learn that John Paulson, the largest shareholder of the SPDR Gold Trust (GLD), held on to all his 10.23 million shares of GLD (worth over $1.16 billion) in late 2014.
Paul and Joe are out in their turkey blind and huge gobbler struts by, Joe raises his shotgun to blast the bird and Paul says “Don’t bother Joe, you forgot to load your shotgun.” Joe replies “Hey, I don’t have time to load my shotgun; if I go through all that stuff the turkey will be gone”.
Fox 4 KBTV: Mike Fuljenz Discusses Uncut Currency, Silver Coin Shortages And Reading Initiatives In The CommunityMike Fuljenz, America’s Gold Expert®, discusses uncut currency, silver coin shortages and reading initiatives in the community.
Mike Fuljenz discusses the new Kennedy Proof Gold Coin and the excitement it brought to the World's Fair of Money.
Michael Fuljenz, America’s Gold Expert® was honored with four awards in the 23rd annual Excellence in the Media competition conducted by the Press Club of Southeast Texas. The awards were for Fuljenz' consumer education and protection writings about buying and selling rare coins and precious metals.
Mike Fuljenz, recent Beaumont Enterprise Award Winner, discusses gold rising, new Kennedy commemorative coins and states that are sales tax free on precious metal transactions.
Mike Fuljenz, Clemy Award Winner, provides new insights on the first-ever curved baseball coins, prominent celebrity collectors, and the National Motto muddle.
Mike and Kate Fuljenz Discuss The National Numismatic Collection at the Smithsonian and a Tiffany Stained Glass Exhibit at The Art Museum of Southeast Texas.
At the American Numismatic Association (ANA) World's Fair of Money in suburban Chicago this month. I am happy to report that I was interviewed by Jeff Flock of Fox Business News, as the show was winding down. He commented on the massive (five-hour long) line of investors wanting to buy the new reverse proof buffalo gold coin from the U.S. Mint. We both noted the rising interest in physical gold.
America's Gold Expert® Mike Fuljenz, received multiple awards during the annual World's Fair of Money, including one of the profession's most esteemed honors, "The Clemy," for his consumer protection and education work in rare coins and precious metals…
Michael Fuljenz was a keynote speaker at a special training course for Texas law enforcement personnel on the topic of investigating crimes involving rare coins, bullion and jewelry. Mike provided seminar participants with information on where they can promptly get assistance.
ICTA Board of Directors Member Mike Fuljenz Goes to Washington
To Support the Collectible Coin Protection Act
I was among a half dozen of the country's numismatic leaders who met in Washington, DC on June 28, 2012 with Congressional leaders and staff members to discuss the importance of the proposed legislation to protect the public.