Latest World Gold Council Stories

2011-08-18 00:00:00

LONDON, August 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Gold's strong start to the year was reinforced during the second quarter of 2011 where total global gold demand measured 919.8 tonnes (t), worth a near-record US$44.5bn, with broad-based support across all sectors and geographies.

2011-07-14 07:00:00

NEW YORK, July 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The World Gold Council today releases its Gold Investment Digest, analysing the current economic and financial drivers of the global gold market. The Q2 2011 report shows that gold outperformed most major assets, including commodities, throughout the quarter.

2011-06-30 11:36:00

LONDON, June 30, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The World Gold Council recently released a new report, which saw China overtake India as the largest purchaser of gold in the world.