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Methods of Investing in Gold

Brokers follow HKEx's lead into world of commodities

The city's stockbrokers are following Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing into the commodities business.

But while HKEx paid a sky-high price for the London Metal Exchange, local brokers have a more modest budget.

Tuesday, 26 June, 2012, 12:00am

Bullion exchange chief sees a gilt-edged future

William Lee says online trades just first modernisation step

You could say William Lee Tak-lun's kith and kin have gold running in their veins. Three generations of Lees have been trading bullion in China and Hong Kong since the 1940s.

28 Apr 2008 - 12:00am

South African gold stocks offer better value than US

LLOYD George Management and Morgan Stanley Asset Management offer gold sector funds to Hong Kong investors.

The LG Strategic Gold Fund Limited is a Bermuda-registered offshore, open-ended fund almost totally invested in the gold-mining sector, with a 5 per cent cash component as at July this year.

18 Aug 1996 - 12:00am

Talk of gold rush leaves experts cold

ALL that glisters is not a golden investment, according to investment experts.

Recent claims that gold - the traditional staple for many Hong Kong portfolios - is set to make a comeback have met with a cool response.

2 Sep 1994 - 12:00am

Carousel looks set for another whirl

EUROPEAN gold dealers remain bullish as they prepare for what is expected to be another volatile week on the bullion merry-go-round.

''I am expecting another up-and-down cycle as gold makes another attempt to break through the US$400 barrier,'' said one analyst in London.

24 Jan 1994 - 12:00am