Monetary history

A Brief History of Gold and the World Economy

Published by Julien Chevalier | Feb 21, 2024 | 6918

The history of gold spans several millennia and the entire globe. The cornerstone of civilizations, used as a medium of exchange and then as a standard, gold as a currency helped create trust between individuals. As the heart of the global economy shifted, so did the world's gold reserves.

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A Brief History of the Gold Rush

Published by Julien Chevalier | Sep 19, 2023 | 10232

Some people know the story of the Gold Rush from the Charlie Chaplin film, others from TV shows or books of all kinds. At the very least, historians consider this period to be one of the most significant of the 19th century. Both fascinating and structuring, it is particularly revealing of American...

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A 16-Year Gold Cycle?

Published by Thomas Andrieu | Jul 11, 2023 | 15659

This article focuses on a complex property of the gold market: timing. The price of gold can sometimes stagnate for more than a decade, while at other times it can rise dramatically. Even so, gold remains an asset that is more difficult to determine by precise financial cycles.

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