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Jay Taylor''s new commentary cites work by GATA and Veneroso


Freddie's Derivatives Get A Closer Look

By Dow Jones Business News
Friday, June 20, 2003

Freddie Mac's efforts to hedge the risks of its mortgage
assets and its own borrowings enlarged the total size of
its derivatives-trading positions to nearly $700 billion
at the end of September, a 46 percent jump from 2000,

Perth Mint replies: We''re safe and government-guaranteed


12:43a ET Saturday, June 21, 2003

Dear Friend of GATA and Gold:

Thom Calandra of CBSMarketWach interviews market
analyst Woody Dorsey and hears that the bond rally
will fail soon and be succeeded by a rally in gold.
You can find the interview here:


Sprott''s John Embry tells Canada the gold price is ''actively managed''



Company press release

DENVER, June 20 -- Newmont Mining Corp. today announced
that its subsidiary, Yandal Bond Co. Ltd. today agreed to
waive the minimum tender condition regarding the offer to
acquire all of the outstanding 8 7/8 percent senior notes
senior notes (the notes) due April 2008 issued by Newmont's

Bond rally will be succeeded by gold rally, analyst says


JUNE 11, 2003

Host: Welcome back. This is "Market Call." I'm Jim
O'Connell. On the show today we are focusing on
precious metals: specifically gold and others. We've
got John Embry here to answer your questions. John
is president of Sprott Asset Management. And if you
would like to ask him a question, our toll-free number is
1-877-667-6288. Toronto number: 416-957-8199. We'll

Derivatives rise sharply at Freddie Mac since 2000


12:51a ET Saturday, June 21, 2003

Dear Friend of GATA and Gold:

Gold Corporation of Australia, operator of Perth
Mint Depository, has replied at length to GATA's
June 7 dispatch, an exchange between GATA consultant
James Turk and an Australian reader about the
security of various gold-related investments. Turk
explained the distinction between "allocated" and
"unallocated" gold and argued that the former is

Part 2, ROB-TV interview with John Embry of Sprott Asset Management


11:53p ET Friday, June 20, 2003

Dear Friend of GATA and Gold:

Thanks to GATA's great friend Mark E. Webber, B.F.A.,
there's a great treat for you tonight -- a transcript
of the interview with Sprott Asset Management President
John Embry on the June 11 "Market Call" program on
ROB-TV in Canada, hosted by Jim O'Connell.

Preparing the transcript took enormous effort but it was

Newmont waives minimum tender condition for Yandal


12:15p ET Thursday, June 19, 2003

Dear Friend of GATA and Gold:

Peter Brimelow of CBSMarketWatch wonders why
financial analysts pay so little attention to foreign
exchange and currency valuation issues, and says
the fate of the dollar is tied to China's currency.
In turn gold's future is tied to the dance of the

Brimelow's commentary can be found here:


Sinclair says it''s time to commit fully to gold investments



Newmont Press Release

DENVER, June 16 -- Newmont Mining Corporation today
extended the consent payment deadline in regard to the
offer through its subsidiary, Yandal Bond Company
Limited, to acquire all of the outstanding 8 7/8 percent
Senior Notes due April 2008 issued by Newmont's

Gold is invited to the dance of the currencies


By Thom Calandra, Editor
June 18, 2003

Gold's price is on the verge of staging a
powerful summer rally in all currencies,
boosting bullion producers and their more
risky counterparts, exploration companies.


For the full commentary:


Summer rally for gold in all currencies, Calandra predicts


By Jim Sinclair
June 18, 2003

There's a time to be skeptical and a time not to be.
Gold shares are reflecting a significant up-tick in
market sentiment and the motivating factor appears
to be renewed interest from the "establishment"
investment crowd.

Their interest in gold shares is based on the
assumption that a weaker dollar is positive for

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