Canadian Mining Journal


GOLD: World Gold Council launches site for data, analytics and research

Everything you always wanted to know about gold in one place. (Image: World Gold Council)

LONDON, U.K. – On Nov. 8 the World Gold Council launched Goldhub, calling it a market leading source of data, insights and analytical tools aimed at helping investors understand gold’s value as a strategic asset.

Goldhub offers investors range of a wide range of data and information necessary to making informed gold investments. Users will have access  to interactive tools and expert research in a single, convenient online resource.

The data on Goldhub will be vetted and validated from multiple public and commercial sources as well as the World Gold Council’s own market data. Detailed methodology notes will also be made available.

One important interactive tool is the portfolio simulator. Visual analytics and data download options are included that will allow users to analyze market data. Both new and seasoned investors can create virtual portfolios and compare performance as they develop and verify their own insights.

The World Gold Council has included a large amount of research on the role, drivers and performance of gold. The range of material also provides research and insights into specific areas of the gold market – Chinese and Indian markets, macro-economic variables, buying trends among central banks, and much more.

Goldhub can be accessed here. Register for free access using your email or social media account.