A Historical Gold Prices Chart, Events and Results

The chart below shows the price of gold since the end of the gold standard: Click to enlarge The recent significant events affecting gold prices and the result are displyed in the following table: Source: A short history of investing in gold – and what to expect for 2017 by David Brett, Schroders The above linked …

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Historical Chart of Cash Invested in SPDR Gold ETF

Gold prices have declined consistently in the past few years while stocks have soared. At the height of the global financial crisis, experts predicted gold could reach $2,000 easy and even go higher and higher forever. It did not turn out that way. When stocks collapsed investors poured money into gold especially the highly popular SPDR Gold …

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