http://ews.silverseek.com/commentaries/rss/276 Goldseek Commentaries en No one in authority helped the monetary metals cause as much as Bart Chilton did http://ews.silverseek.com/commentary/no-one-authority-helped-monetary-metals-cause-much-bart-chilton-did-17640 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-article-snippet"> <div class="field-label">Snippet:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> While the former member of the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission, Bart Chilton, disappointed some monetary metals investors, he was a hero to GATA for several reasons. First, he forced the commission to take public testimony from GATA Chairman Bill Murphy and GATA Director Adrian Douglas at the commission&#039;s much-publicized hearing on the monetary metals markets in March 2010. This brought national attention to our issue. Second, he repeatedly gave credence in public to complaints of manipulation of the gold and silver markets. Third, he conscientiously answered mail from ordinary investors and others... </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-article-published-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Monday, April 29th</span> </div> </div> </div> <p style="color: #000000; font-style: normal; font-variant-ligatures: normal; font-variant-caps: normal; font-weight: 400; letter-spacing: normal; orphans: 2; text-align: start; text-indent: 0px; text-transform: none; white-space: normal; widows: 2; word-spacing: 0px; -webkit-text-stroke-width: 0px; text-decoration-style: initial; text-decoration-color: initial; font-size: 12px; margin-bottom: 0.9em; font-family: Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; margin-top: 0.5em; background-color: #ffffff;">Dear Friend of GATA and Gold:</p><p><a href="http://ews.silverseek.com/commentary/no-one-authority-helped-monetary-metals-cause-much-bart-chilton-did-17640" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Mon, 29 Apr 2019 10:07:59 +0000 Chris Powell 17640 at http://ews.silverseek.com The questions that deniers of monetary metals market rigging won't answer http://ews.silverseek.com/commentary/questions-deniers-monetary-metals-market-rigging-wont-answer-16892 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-article-snippet"> <div class="field-label">Snippet:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Newsletter writer Steve Saville of The Speculative Investor, who long has denied that manipulation of the monetary metals markets means much over the long term, has seized on the recent essay by Keith Weiner of Monetary Metals as the conclusive refutation of silver market analyst Ted Butler&#039;s longstanding complaint that JPMorganChase has been rigging the silver market. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-article-published-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Sunday, October 8th</span> </div> </div> </div> <p><span style="color: #000000;">Dear Friend of GATA and Gold:</span></p><p><span style="color: #000000;">Newsletter writer Steve Saville of The Speculative Investor, who long has denied that manipulation of the monetary metals markets means much over the long term, has seized on the recent essay by Keith Weiner of Monetary Metals as the conclusive refutation of silver market analyst Ted Butler's longstanding complaint that JPMorganChase has been rigging the silver market.</span></p><p><a href="http://ews.silverseek.com/commentary/questions-deniers-monetary-metals-market-rigging-wont-answer-16892" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Mon, 09 Oct 2017 01:47:57 +0000 Chris Powell 16892 at http://ews.silverseek.com Guess why JPM might get away with exceeding position limits in silver futures http://ews.silverseek.com/commentary/guess-why-jpm-might-get-away-exceeding-position-limits-silver-futures-16445 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-article-snippet"> <div class="field-label">Snippet:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Since a few years ago JPMorganChase CEO Jamie Dimon said the bank had no position of its own in silver and was just trading on behalf of clients, its seeming violation of position limits supports suspicion that the bank&#039;s clients in silver (as well as gold) are governments, particularly the governments of the United States and China. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-article-published-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Wednesday, March 29th</span> </div> </div> </div> <p><span style="color: #000000;">Dear Friend of GATA and Gold:</span></p><p><span style="color: #000000;">The TF Metals Report's Turd Ferguson (aka Craig Hemke) announced Wednesday that he has made a formal complaint to the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission about what looks like JPMorganChase's exceeding trader position limits in silver futures. </span></p><p><a href="http://ews.silverseek.com/commentary/guess-why-jpm-might-get-away-exceeding-position-limits-silver-futures-16445" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Thu, 30 Mar 2017 03:19:54 +0000 Chris Powell 16445 at http://ews.silverseek.com Love of technical analysis blinds fund manager to evidence of market manipulation http://ews.silverseek.com/commentary/love-technical-analysis-blinds-fund-manager-evidence-market-manipulation-16408 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-article-snippet"> <div class="field-label">Snippet:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> GATA may be glad if Weiner finds the gold and silver communities overwhelmingly convinced of its years of work, though of course this convincing does not yet seem to have succeeded with gold and silver mining companies themselves. But we can&#039;t be glad that Weiner himself maintains that there is no evidence of this market manipulation -- that, to the contrary, he believes, as other technical analysts do, that gold and silver prices are the products of his technical analysis and mathematical formulas. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-article-published-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Tuesday, March 14th</span> </div> </div> </div> <p><span style="color: #000000;">Dear Friend of GATA and Gold:</span></p><p><span style="color: #000000;">Keith Weiner of gold fund management company Monetary Metals in Scottsdale, Arizona, is scoffing again at complaints of market manipulation, this time involving the silver market particularly.</span></p><p><span style="color: #000000;">In his commentary Sunday, "Why Did Silver Fall?" --</span></p><p><a href="http://ews.silverseek.com/commentary/love-technical-analysis-blinds-fund-manager-evidence-market-manipulation-16408" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Tue, 14 Mar 2017 20:29:00 +0000 Chris Powell 16408 at http://ews.silverseek.com GATA favorites to speak at SilverSeek's online conference Thursday http://ews.silverseek.com/commentary/gata-favorites-speak-silverseeks-online-conference-thursday-9211 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-article-snippet"> <div class="field-label">Snippet:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> GoldSeek&#039;s companion Internet site, SilverSeek, will hold its 4th Virtual Silver Investment Conference online Thursday from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Eastern time featuring four GATA favorites: our consultant, GoldMoney founder James Turk; Sprott Asset Management CEO Eric Sprott; Silver-Investor.com&#039;s David Morgan; and GoldSeek and SilverSeek proprietor Peter Spina. Attendance is free for those who register in advance. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-article-published-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Wednesday, January 30th</span> </div> </div> </div> <p><span style="color: #000000;">Dear Friend of GATA and Gold (and Silver):</span></p><p><span style="color: #000000;">GoldSeek's companion Internet site, SilverSeek, will hold its 4th Virtual Silver Investment Conference online Thursday from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Eastern time featuring four GATA favorites: our consultant, GoldMoney founder James Turk; Sprott Asset Management CEO Eric Sprott; Silver-Investor.com's David Morgan; and GoldSeek and SilverSeek proprietor Peter Spina. Attendance is free for those who register in advance. The conference's Internet site is here:</span></p><p><a href="http://ews.silverseek.com/commentary/gata-favorites-speak-silverseeks-online-conference-thursday-9211" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Wed, 30 Jan 2013 13:28:12 +0000 Chris Powell 9211 at http://ews.silverseek.com Reinstatement sought for silver market rigging class-action lawsuit http://ews.silverseek.com/commentary/reinstatement-sought-silver-market-rigging-class-action-lawsuit-9131 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-article-snippet"> <div class="field-label">Snippet:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The plaintiffs in the silver market rigging class-action lawsuit against JPMorganChase, tentatively dismissed a month ago by Judge Robert P. Patterson Jr. in U.S. District Court in New York -- this week refiled their complaint with what they hope will be additional specifics sufficient to persuade the judge to reinstate the suit. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-article-published-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Friday, January 25th</span> </div> </div> </div> <p><span style="color: #000000;">Dear Friend of GATA and Gold (and Silver):</span></p><p><span style="color: #000000;">The plaintiffs in the silver market rigging class-action lawsuit against JPMorganChase, tentatively dismissed a month ago by Judge Robert P. Patterson Jr. in U.S. District Court in New York --</span></p><p><a href="http://ews.silverseek.com/commentary/reinstatement-sought-silver-market-rigging-class-action-lawsuit-9131" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fri, 25 Jan 2013 19:08:33 +0000 Chris Powell 9131 at http://ews.silverseek.com Royal Canadian Mint starts rationing silver coins http://ews.silverseek.com/commentary/royal-canadian-mint-starts-rationing-silver-coins-9056 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-article-snippet"> <div class="field-label">Snippet:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> It&#039;s not that silver isn&#039;t available. It seems to be that the mints don&#039;t want to buy the metal necessary to meet coin demand, lest they allow the price of silver to be pushed up to jeopardize the government-backstopped price suppression scheme. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-article-published-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Thursday, January 24th</span> </div> </div> </div> <p>Dear Friend of GATA and Gold:</p><p>Jason Hamlin of Gold Stock Bull reports that, following the U.S. Mint, the Royal Canadian Mint has begun rationing its silver coin production:</p><p><a href="http://ews.silverseek.com/commentary/royal-canadian-mint-starts-rationing-silver-coins-9056" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Thu, 24 Jan 2013 13:13:14 +0000 Chris Powell 9056 at http://ews.silverseek.com