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2016 Holiday Season trading times

OFFICE CLOSED:  Saturday 24 December 2016 - Sunday 8 January 2017   OFFICE CLOSED:  Saturday 24 December 2016 - Tuesday 3 January 2017   OFFICE CLOSED:  Saturday 24 December 2016 - Tuesday 3 January 2017   OFFICE CLOSED:  Saturda…

Introducing the 2017 Year of the Rooster Coin Collection

ABC Bullion is pleased to present the 2017 Year of the Rooster coin collection, the first of our minted Lunar series.  The series celebrates the 12 animal zodiacs associated with the 12-year cycle of the Chinese Lunar calendar, starting with 2017. …

Mine to Market- April 2016

Could Gold hit AUD $2000 per ounce in 2016 $2000 per troy ounce for Gold! The number sounds incredible – but we very well could see it happen this year, in Australian dollars that is. At present, the AUD gold price is trading above $1650 per troy …

FY 2017 is here!

  Once the Christmas rush and the initial flurry of a new year has passed, we find ourselves in May staring down the barrel of a new financial year. This is the perfect time to take pause and reflect on your efforts that have been a success, and pl…

March 2016 Hong Kong International Jewellery Show

  I just got back from the March 2016 International Jewellery Show in Hong Kong – an event of over 2,500 exhibitors spread over 2 venues. Our Hong Kong and Chinese mainland based subsidiary Goldenage International, exhibits at all the Hong Kong, S…

Challenges and Opportunities

  We haven’t even hit the end of the first quarter of 2016 and already the world has been hit with a very mixed bag of economic data.  World swings in equities.  A strong gold price.  Tales of economic turmoil in China.  Headwinds for the foreseeab…

MINE TO MARKET - March 2016

  One of the questions we often get asked at ABC Bullion is whether or not gold is ‘cheap’ or ‘expensive’. As gold does not produce cash-flows, this is not a straightforward question, as there is no traditional valuation model that one can use when…

Christmas 2015 Sales Report and some retail therapy

Christmas 2015 Sales Report and some retail therapy   Whether it was the “Turnbull effect” or simply that people had got sick of keeping their wallets in their pockets, the general consensus seems to be that Christmas 2015 was a vast improvement o…

MINE TO MARKET - February 2016

  Gold prices have had a solid start to 2016, with the price of the yellow metal pushing up toward USD $1100oz. A fall in the Australian dollar, which is already trading below USD $0.70, has seen the price of gold for local investors head back abov…

ABC Refinery appointed to LBMA Good Delivery List for gold

4 December 2015: ABC Refinery, the refinery division of Pallion, has today been appointed to The London Bullion Market Association’s (LBMA) Good Delivery list for gold. The appointment makes ABC Refinery the only independent LBMA accredited gold …

PALLION Christmas Closing Hours

The Pallion Team would like to wish you a very merry festive season, and a prosperous 2016! We would like to wish you all the joys and happiness of the holiday season, and we look forward to working with you in the new year. Each of our companies …

MINE TO MARKET - August 2015

Gold The much heralded breakdown of the US gold market finally occurred on Monday 20th July. Once the USD1130 area was decisively breached there was daylight until the USD1088 area was hit. At this point a vicious rally took gold back up above the …

MINE TO MARKET - July 2015

Gold As predicted in last month’s commentary, gold did stage a rally from the mid USD1150 area and managed to get as high as USD1225.00 before running out of steam as short-covering subsided and the bargain-hunting from lower levels ceased. Unsurpr…

COMMENTARY: Gen Why Do We Underestimate Australia's Youth?

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA: Andrew Cochineas, Chief Executive Officer of Pallion, provides his insight on the view that Generation Y's "casual approach to employment" has been the primary cause of over 50% of trainees dropping out and the decrease of new a…

MINE TO MARKET - June 2015

Gold Again, over the last month, all eyes are on the U.S. and its halting recovery. It seems the markets are still struggling with the concept that the road to growth is never an easy (or linear) process. Mid May brought a raft of numbers that sugg…

MINE TO MARKET - May 2015

Gold The metals markets generally continue to be fixated on the US economy, its interest rate scenario and the overall strength (or weakness of the US dollar against the basket of currencies. Gold has continued to be the key indicator of the market…

MINE TO MARKET - April 2015

Gold As predicted in last month’s commentary, gold did stage a rally from the mid USD1150 area and managed to get as high as USD1225.00 before running out of steam as short-covering subsided and the bargain-hunting from lower levels ceased. Unsurpr…