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Silver-gold ratio

Posted On May 14, 2018By syafiq nubexIn Articles

The Silver-Gold Ratio

Those new to the world of precious metals investment might not be too familiar with the term, but goldbugs and silver stackers alike have often relied on the silver-gold ratio to help them with their precious metals investment. So what exactly is the silver-gold ratio? What is the silver-gold ratio? To break it down simply, the silver-gold ratio refers to the number of silver ounces it takes to buy a single ounce of gold. This system has actually been in place for thousands of years, with some experts believing thatRead More
The Nubex Custom Minting Service
Let’s face it – more often than not, gifts that are given out during corporate events or anniversaries for institutions aren’t that great. ‘Pick an item that doesn’t cost much, and just slap on the company’s logo and event details’, right? Here at Nubex, we believe that shouldn’t be the case. A great gift should be timeless, long-lasting and add value to both the giver and receiver alike. That is where the Nubex Custom Minting Service comes in. Our goal was simple. We wanted to offer companies, institutions and individualsRead More

Posted On April 25, 2018By syafiq nubexIn Articles

Why Silver ?

We’ll be posing a simple question that might be on most of your minds, especially if you’re new to the world of precious metals investment – ‘why should I even bother investing in Silver? If gold is worth the time and patience, why should I settle for the literal representation of second place?’. Let’s break down some reasons why silver is still a valuable commodity to have in your portfolio. 1. A good entry point into precious metals As some of you might have already realised when browsing on Nubex.my,Read More

Posted On April 10, 2018By syafiq nubexIn Articles

GOLD MARKET LIQUIDITY

The phrase ‘market liquidity’ would often pop up when discussing the fluctuating prices of tradable commodities, especially when we talk about gold. But what exactly is ‘market liquidity’, and how is it determined? GOLD MARKET LIQUIDITY – WHAT IS MARKET LIQUIDITY? To put it simply, it refers to how fast and easy it is for an asset to be bought and sold at stable prices. A good example of a liquid market would be when the price a buyer would offer for a commodity (or the bid price) is fairlyRead More
PREMIUM AND SPOT PRICE  OF GOLD AND SILVER PRODUCTS

Posted On March 19, 2018By syafiq nubexIn Articles

PREMIUM AND SPOT PRICE OF GOLD AND SILVER PRODUCTS

Those venturing into the world of gold and silver bullion trade for the first time might be unfamiliar with the concepts of “premium” and “spot price”. What exactly are they and how will it affect the price of gold and silver products? Let us take a closer look at what it really means when we talk about the premium and spot price of gold and silver products. PREMIUM AND SPOT PRICE  OF GOLD AND SILVER PRODUCTS – WHAT ARE THEY? As a globally traded commodity, the prices of gold andRead More
The History of Gold and Silver medals

Posted On March 15, 2018By syafiq nubexIn Articles

THE HISTORY OF GOLD AND SILVER MEDALS

‘Go for gold’ is a phrase most coaches have uttered at least once to their star athletes. While it’s a universal custom to honour athletes with medals to celebrate their achievements, how did this tradition came about? Are these medals even made of pure gold or silver? Let’s find out. The History of Gold and Silver medals – Etymology The word ‘medal’ can be traced back to the Latin word ‘medalia’, which translates as a coin worth half a denarius. Denarius of course refers to the Roman silver coin ofRead More

Posted On March 7, 2018By syafiq nubexIn Articles

CHINESE NEW YEAR CARD, YEAR OF THE DOG 2018 BY NUBEX

While the holidays may be over, we’re only a month into the Year of The Dog. If you’re still looking for the perfect Chinese New Year gift for friends or loved ones, consider the Chinese New Year Card, Year of the Dog 2018 by Nubex. 2018, THE YEAR OF THE EARTH DOG To those unfamiliar, the Chinese calendar was formulated based on lunar cycles, similar to most eastern calendar systems. Making it even more interesting are the 12 animal zodiac signs that correlates with each specific lunar new year. ForRead More
There is a new trend by individuals in the alternative media community who are now selling out of precious metals and buying into Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies. While this may seem like a good idea, especially when Bitcoin and the cryptocurrencies reach new all-time highs, it is likely a big mistake. Now, I am not saying that individuals shouldn’t invest in cryptocurrencies. Rather, it’s a lousy idea to sell all of one’s precious metals holdings and put it all into Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies. Recently, Sean at SGTReport published a short videoRead More

Posted On December 18, 2017By Bullion TigerIn News

Second Bitcoin Futures Debut Could Lure Volume To Wild Market

NEW YORK  – Bitcoin investors expect futures volumes to perk up when CME Group Inc, the world’s largest derivatives exchange operator, launches its own contract to wager on the cryptocurrency on Sunday. The second U.S. bitcoin futures launch is seen as another step towards big institutional investors warming up to a volatile asset that had until recently been accessible only via largely unregulated markets. Like the futures contract launched last week by rival Cboe Global Markets, CME’s will be cash settled. But it will be priced off an index ofRead More

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