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Gold market manipulation: Why, how, and how long? (2021 edition)

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Illustrations for Part 1 of this presentation are here:

http://gata.org/files/GoldWeekAfricaConfSlides1.pdf

Illustrations for Part 2 are here:

http://gata.org/files/GoldWeekAfricaConfSlides2.pdf

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ILLUSTRATION 1: TITLE SLIDE

Remarks by Chris Powell, Secretary/Treasurer
Gold Anti-Trust Action Committee Inc.
Gold Week Africa Conference

Robert Lambourne: BIS gold swaps fall slightly in January but remain high

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By Robert Lambourne
Tuesday, February 9, 2021

The recently reported January statement of account of the Bank for International Settlements --

https://www.bis.org/banking/balsheet/statofacc200131.pdf

-- discloses that the bank's use of gold swaps decreased by an estimated 22 tonnes to around 523 tonnes, which is still close to the record high reported at the end of December.

Robert Lambourne: BIS gold swaps reach another record high

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By Robert Lambourne
Thursday, January 21, 2021

The recently reported December statement of account of the Bank for International Settlements --

https://www.bis.org/banking/balsheet/statofacc201231.pdf

-- discloses that the bank's use of gold swaps has increased by an estimated 25 tonnes to about 545 tonnes, a record level.

Deutsche Bank to pay nearly $125 million to resolve U.S. bribery, metals charges

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By Jonathan Stempel and Noor Zainab Hussain
Reuters
Friday, January 8, 2020

NEW YORK -- Deutsche Bank AG will pay nearly $125 million to avoid U.S. prosecution on charges it engaged in foreign bribery schemes and manipulated precious metals markets, the latest blow for the bank as it tries to rebound from a series of scandals.

Pam and Russ Martens: More evidence of use of 'stimulus' money by ESF to rig markets

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After Mnuchin Demanded that Fed Chair Powell Return Hundreds of Billions from Its Emergency Lending Facilities, Fed Sends Back Just $41.3 Billion

By Pam and Russ Martens
Wall Street on Parade
Friday, January 8, 2021

Dave Kranzler: Fed starts obscuring money supply data as it prepares to 'go Weimar'

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11:35p ET Wednesday, December 30, 2020

Dear Friend of GATA and Gold:

Pam and Russ Martens: Market-rigging ESF slush fund increased to $681 billion by 'stimulus' bill

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The Language Toomey Inserted into the Stimulus Bill Enshrines a $681 Billion Trading Slush Fund for Mnuchin with the New York Fed

By Pam and Russ Martens
Wall Street on Parade
Tuesday, December 22, 2020

Robert Lambourne: Gold swaps by BIS held at record high in November

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By Robert Lambourne
Wednesday, December 9, 2020

The recently reported November statement of account of the Bank for International Settlements --

https://www.bis.org/banking/balsheet/statofacc201130.pdf

-- discloses that the bank's use of gold swaps increased by 1 tonne to an estimated 520 tonnes, the same record level reached at the end of September 2020.

Ronan Manly: Even its own auditor wonders if GLD really has the metal

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9p ET Thursday, December 10, 2020

Dear Friend of GATA and Gold:

Bullion Star researcher Ronan Manly reports tonight that even the auditor for the exchange-traded fund GLD recently questioned whether the fund really held the gold it claimed to have.

Pam and Russ Martens: Billions in stimulus funds are being used by ESF for currency intervention

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11:30a ET Friday, November 27, 2020

Dear Friend of GATA and Gold:

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