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Posted On December 18, 2017By Bullion TigerIn Articles

Problem of Fake Gold Bars

You don’t need to be a conspiracy theorist to find this worrying: a 1kg gold bar, certified as 99.98% pure by XRF (X-ray fluorescence) tests, turns out to have been drilled out and largely replaced with tungsten. This bar was discovered only because it was 2 grams lighter than it ought to have been: the forgers failed to add quite enough gold to the outside of the bar to make up for the weight lost when they replaced gold with tungsten. But if they’d gotten the weight right, it wouldRead More

Posted On September 27, 2017By HoudiniIn Articles

Gold As The Monetary System’s Sun

For millennia, people believed that the sun revolved around the earth, appearing, as it did, on the eastern horizon in the morning and setting on the western horizon in the evening. Greek astronomer Aristarchus of Samos is generally credited with the concept that the universe is heliocentric, with all the planets revolving around the sun. Yet it took a further eighteen centuries before Nicolaus Copernicus came along and convinced people that this was the case. So, we can be forgiven if we educated modern-day people sometimes have difficulty in understanding thatRead More
Because your SEA games Kuala Lumpur 2017 is simply INCOMPLETE without a 9th ASEAN Para Games coin! Yes, you heard right! For Kuala Lumpur 2017, Nubex did not only produce the bimetal 29th SEA games but also a very silvery one for the 9th ASEAN Para Games. This 1 + 1 dirham was produced to commemorate the 9th ASEAN Para Games that is held from 17th to the 23rd of September this year. Here we have listed down a few reasons why you should enter the game early for thisRead More