The case of platinum

platinumOver the last few years, the rare earth market has taught investors about the dangers (and rewards) of geographically concentrated metals.

One nation — China — produces 86 percent of the planet’s rare earths. This dominance caused a panic in … Read the rest

Gold-digging in Paris

Last week, police in the French capital arrested three people as part of a widening grave robbery investigation.

There was further public outrage after two masked intruders shot dead a 52-year old precious metal worker when he tried to stop

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