Chris Marcus

Articles by Chris Marcus

After seeing a shortage of silver products and significantly increased premiums towards the end of 2022, the logjam has eased. As the premiums have come in to start 2023, while the delays in most silver products have subsided.The holiday...
 As we are now only 1 trading day away from the end of 2022, we take a look at the latest figures in the COMEX registered silver category, and also review the other themes that dominated the silver market in 2022.The amount of silver...
 After falling from over $26 dollars in early 2022 to under $18 towards the end of the summer, the silver price has rebounded at the end of the year with a 33% rally that's brought the price back up over $24.Yet perhaps what's...
Throughout most of the summer months the silver price was selling off as the Federal Reserve raised interest rates. Yet as the Fed has continued its rate increases, albeit now at a slightly slower pace, silver and gold have begun rallying...
Zoltan Poszar recently wrote about the possibility of Russia responding to the G7 oil price cap by selling its oil for gold. Which is far from a done deal, but not entirely outside of the trend we've seen with a growing list of countries...
 

We've witnessed a rather steady and consistent drain of silver out of the COMEX registered category since the silver squeeze weekend in February of last year.

And after seeing about 2 million ounces actually deposited into the...
Silver has been rallying again over the past few days, with the COMEX spot price now back over the $22 level.Jerome Powell's comments yesterday where he talked about a reduction in the size of the rate hikes, possibly as soon as the Fed's...
A few weeks ago we hosted SilverFest III, where in the final 'ask the experts' panel, one of the topics that came up is how long the current pricing environment can be maintained, and whether 2023 is the year where we finally see a higher...
In the past few months we've seen the silver market go into 'backwardation' several times, which means that the spot price has traded over the futures price. Which isn't supposed to happen, and is usually an indication that physical...
 

Over the past 2 years there's been a lot of silver leaving the COMEX and LBMA vaults. Which Ronan Manly of BullionStar.com has been reporting on thoroughly.

Yet that raises a few questions....first of which, is where is all of...

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