GATA
Hard Assets Alliance

You're invited to GATA's reception following the Vancouver conference Monday

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7:47p ET Thursday, January 18, 2018

Dear Friend of GATA and Gold:

If you're attending the Vancouver Resource Investment Conference this coming Sunday and Monday, please consider greeting GATA Chairman Bill Murphy and board member Ed Steer at GATA's reception from 5-7 p.m. Monday at the Lions Pub at 888 West Cordova St., just around the corner from the conference hall.

HSBC agrees to pay $100 million to settle U.S. probe into currency rigging

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By Jonathan Stempel and Sangameswaran S
Reuters
Thursday, January 18, 2018

HSBC Holdings today agreed to pay $101.5 million to settle a U.S. criminal probe into the rigging of currency transactions, which has already led the conviction of one of its former bankers.

New York Fed official celebrates a century of market rigging

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2:32p ET Thursday, January 20, 2018

Dear Friend of GATA and Gold:

Hackers have stolen about 14% of digital currencies

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By Olga Kharif
Bloomberg News
January 18, 2018

Digital currencies and the software developed to track them have become attractive targets for cybercriminals while creating a lucrative new market for computer-security firms.

'Disastrous' deals sideline gold-mining M&A as metal rises

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By Luzi-Ann Javier
Bloomberg News
Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Stung by some lousy investments that led to billions of dollars in losses a few years ago, the world's major gold producers have cut way back on mining deals -- even as metal prices posted their biggest rally since 2010.

Craig Hemke: Comex positioning indicates gold smash imminent

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12:54p ET Thursday, January 18, 2018

Dear Friend of GATA and Gold: