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Are metals markets being manipulated?

Hard Assets Alliance on Korelin Economics Report

GM Ed D’Agostino discusses precious metals

General Manager Ed D’Agostino recently sat down with Al Korelin of the Korelin Economics Report. The two discuss rising premiums in silver, and how the Hard Assets Alliance is able to control those premiums to offer customers the best prices.

Click here to listen to the Korelin Economics Report feature on the Hard Assets Alliance.

Hour 1 : We discuss investing with our usual emphasis on precious metals.
  • Segments 1 and 2: We open the show with Ed D’Agostino, GM of the Hard Assets Alliance and Publisher of Mauldin Economics and Joe Yasinski Vice President of Distribution for Gold Bullion International (GBI).  During these segments we discuss the differences between the physical and paper markets for gold; the premiums that buyers buy; the concept of price manipulation and other aspects.
  • Segment 3: John Embry, Chief Investment Strategist for Sprott Asset Management, gives a very compelling argument for the gold price manipulation argument.
  • Segment 4: Chris Temple of the National Investor discusses the positives aspects of the worlds of investing and politics that need to be remembered.

Hour 2 : We delve more into politics.

  • Segments 5, 6 and 7: Big Al discusses the recent tragedy in Libya with Jeff and Daniel McAdams, Head of Ron Paul Institute for Peace and Prosperity.  The conversation evolves into the big picture regarding government and ends with a summary of Ron Paul’s current endeavors.
  • Segment 8: Big Al and Jeff discuss MOLON LABE – How the Second Amendment Guarantees America’s Freedom with filmmaker James Jaeger.


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About The Author

Austin Petersen

Austin Petersen is the founder of The Libertarian Republic, as well as the CEO of Stonegait LLC. Formerly an Associate Producer for Judge Andrew Napolitano's show "Freedom Watch", on the Fox Business Network. Austin was referred to by the Judge as "The right side of my brain". He built Judge Napolitano's social networks with over 700,000 fans and millions of clicks a month. Austin graduated from Missouri State University. He has written and produced award winning plays and videos, and previously worked for the Libertarian National Committee and the Atlas Economic Research Foundation.