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Apr 12, 2011, 08:00 ET

Commodities Index No Substitute For Gold, Research Shows

Investors who assume that an investment in a commodity index provides effective gold exposure are failing to optimise portfolio performance,...

Mar 28, 2011, 04:30 ET

Se explica el magnetismo inesperado en los nanomateriales de oro

Las recientemente descubiertas propiedades magnéticas de las nanopartículas de oro son el sujeto del artículo principal del...

Mar 28, 2011, 04:30 ET

Explication du magnétisme inattendu des nanoparticules d'or

Les propriétés magnétiques récemment découvertes des nanoparticules d'or font l'objet d'un article principal dans le...

Mar 28, 2011, 04:30 ET

Unerwarteter Magnetismus in Gold-Nanomaterialien aufgeklärt

Die kürzlich entdeckten magnetischen Eigenschaften von Gold-Nanopartikeln sind Gegenstand des Leitartikels der neuesten Ausgabe der...

Mar 28, 2011, 03:30 ET

Unexpected Magnetism in Gold Nanomaterials Explained

The recently discovered magnetic properties of gold nanoparticles are the subject of the lead article in the new issue of the journal, Gold...

Feb 22, 2011, 08:00 ET

World Gold Council Launches Initiative to Accelerate the Development of Emerging Technologies Utilising Gold

The World Gold Council today announced that it is to play a pivotal role in the transition of new gold-based innovations from 'lab' to 'market'....

Feb 22, 2011, 03:00 ET

World Gold Council startet Initiative, um die Entwicklung von aufkommenden Technologien zur Verwendung von Gold zu beschleunigen

Der World Gold Council gab heute bekannt, dass er eine entscheidende Rolle beim Übergang von neuen auf Gold basierenden Innovationen vom...

Feb 22, 2011, 03:00 ET

World Gold Council lanza una iniciativa para acelerar el desarrollo de tecnologías emergentes utilizando oro

El World Gold Council ha anunciado hoy que va a desempeñar un papel fundamental en la transición de las nuevas innovaciones basadas...

Feb 22, 2011, 03:00 ET

Le World Gold Council lance une initiative visant à accélérer le développement des technologies émergentes utilisant l'or

Le World Gold Council a annoncé aujourd'hui qu'il allait jouer un rôle charnière dans la transition du <<...

Feb 17, 2011, 08:00 ET

Global Gold Demand in 2010 Reached a 10 Year High in Tonnage and All Time High in Value

2010 was an outstanding year for gold, with strong demand across all sectors, the World Gold Council said today. Gold demand for the year reached a...

Feb 17, 2011, 00:59 ET

Global Gold Demand in 2010 Reached a 10 Year High in Tonnage and All Time High in Value

2010 was an outstanding year for gold, with strong demand across all sectors, the World Gold Council said today. Gold demand for the year reached a...

Jan 26, 2011, 08:00 ET

Gold Price in 2010 Driven by Recovery in Key Sectors of Demand and Continued Global Economic Uncertainty

The gold price rose for the tenth consecutive year in 2010 reaching US$1,405.50/oz by the end of December on the London PM fix, a 29 percent...

Dec 21, 2010, 08:35 ET

Gold Nanomedicine Clinical Trial Delivers Promising Results

The World Gold Council (WGC) is delighted with the successful phase 1 clinical trial of a unique nanomedicine that uses nanoparticles of gold as...

Nov 17, 2010, 01:00 ET

Strong Outlook for Gold Demand for Remainder of 2010

Global gold consumption for 2010 will be higher than 2009 as a result of increasing levels of demand in India and China, sustained global demand...

Aug 25, 2010, 00:59 ET

Investment Demand Will Continue to Support Robust Gold Market During 2010

Demand for gold will remain robust during 2010 as a result of accelerating demand from India and China, as well as increasing global investment...

May 26, 2010, 07:28 ET

Strong Gold Demand Expected for 2010

- Economic Uncertainty, Sovereign Risk in Western Markets and Appetite for Gold From Asia to Underpin Market The World Gold Council ("WGC")...

May 26, 2010, 00:59 ET

Strong Gold Demand Expected for 2010

- Economic Uncertainty, Sovereign Risk in Western Markets and Appetite for Gold From Asia to Underpin Market The World Gold Council ("WGC")...

May 24, 2010, 07:59 ET

World Gold Council Appoints David Lamb to Lead Marketing of Gold Jewelry

The World Gold Council (WGC) today announced the appointment of David Lamb as its Managing Director, Jewelry, to be effective 1 July 2010. Mr....

May 24, 2010, 07:59 ET

World Gold Council Appoints David Lamb to Lead Marketing of Gold Jewellery

The World Gold Council (WGC) today announced the appointment of David Lamb as its Managing Director, Jewellery, to be effective 1 July 2010. Mr....

Apr 01, 2010, 05:23 ET

World Gold Council and ICBC Enter Into Strategic Partnership to Promote China's Gold Market

World Gold Council ("WGC") and Industrial and Commercial Bank of China ("ICBC") have signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) for strategic...