Gold News: 16 April 2021

Gold Price: $1,764.10. Predictions: $1,800 soon, $2,000 by August. News: Gold jumps at US sanctions on Russia, the real price of gold is at $2,100, $6 Bln in gold to back new cryptocurrency, and more.

Gold and gold-backed cryptocurrency news for the week ending 16 April 2021.

Gold Price (USD/OZ)

16 April 2021: $1,764.10 [View live gold price.]

Change from last week: $19.66 (1.13%)

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Gold News

Gold jumps as US sanctions on Russia reintroduce political hedge

We’ll soon behold 1800 gold

The real price of gold is at $2,100, here's why - former U.S. Mint director

Gold forecast – double bottom breakout supports $2000 gold by August

Central banks may ramp up gold buying

Central bank and consumer buying in India and China arrest gold’s slide

Gold or bitcoin? Van Eck says both assets can co-exist

Ten years and $1 trillion later, Bitcoin’s still nothing like gold

China’s hidden gold reserves to crush the dollar [Video]

Turkey tightens regulation of jewellers after demand for gold soars

Are Iran’s gold mines under China’s control? – OpEd

IMF voices fears over Madagascar central bank’s local gold buying

Passenger from Dubai held at airport with gold pieces worth Rs 5.4 lakh bandaged to his feet

Why £200 billion of gold is hidden underneath London's streets and how it was nearly stolen

Earn Interest On Gold

How to earn interest on gold (5% APY) and get up to $250 sign-up bonus

Gold-backed Cryptocurrency News

News related to gold-backed cryptocurrencies:

NYC real estate mogul secures $6 Billion in gold to back new cryptocurrency

“The value of the digital token, DIGau, will be pegged to the market price of the precious metal, guaranteed by liens Swig and partner Stephen Braverman’s company, Dignity Gold, secured against mining claims in Nevada and Arizona.”

Marriage of gold and cryptocurrencies: A new future?

SA “gold digitalisation” startup Troygold secures funding from Crossfin

“South African fintech startup Troygold, which enables gold owners to digitise physical gold and use it for day-to-day transactions via a mobile app and gold-backed Mastercard, has secured funding from Crossfin Ventures, the angel investment arm of Crossfin Technology Holdings.”

Gold-as-a-currency: Kinesis launches blockchain-backed monetary system in Indonesia

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