Archive for February, 2016

  • Alternative Investment News Round-up: Friday 22nd January

    February 19th, 2016

    Gold shines at start of 2016

    Gold is shining at the start of the new year, as its rising price and global uncertainty encourage Chinese investment,

    The precious metal has always been a popular choice among investors seeking a safe haven from the financial markets. Indeed, the first signs of China’s economic slowdown last year prompted Chinese demand to rise by one-fifth to 201 tonnes in 2015. That interest has continued this year, Roland Wang, Managing Director of the World Gold Council, tells Reuters: “We have seen quite solid (inves…