On various occasions I have written on how the gold price is determined. Some people, however, still insist that there exists a disconnect between “paper gold” and “physical gold.” This myth is a result of a complete misunderstanding about how futures markets actually work. This time around, we will look at some arguments of several colleagues in the gold industry. What is the reason that the physical and futures market cannot have an isolated existence from each other? 

Nothing New about Ideas on Paper and Physical Gold Market Divide

Failure to Understand the Futures Market

Divide between Paper and Physical Gold Would Never Last for Long

The “Commitment of Traders” Reports

Private Investors Are Storing Gold at Home Convinced of Gold Price Manipulation


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