bullion bullion  /ˈbʊl jən/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) gold or silver in bars or ingots
  2. (n) a mass of precious metal

Usage(s):

  1. Downfall of a bullion dealer For a while at least, William Alderdice, 39, and his brother James, 26, seemed to have the Midas touch.
  2. Beginning this week, Americans can buy, hold and trade gold bullion for the first time since Franklin Roosevelt banned private ownership of the yellow metal 41 years ago.
  3. At the same time, one accomplice sawed through local telephone lines, while another intercepted the bullion dealers' calls to check on the letter and draft.

News

  1. "Investors on the Sidelines" as Gold, Silver End "Week of Nothingness" Flat

    WHOLESALE gold bullion prices continued to hover near $1380 an ounce Friday, while silver traded either side of $21.80 an ounce and stocks and commodities ticked higher, regaining some of the ground lost this week.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: GoldSeek.com

  2. Leading Online Bullion Dealer Provident Precious Metals, LLC Partners With Dallas-Based Elemetal, LLC.

    DALLAS, June 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Provident Metals™, a leading online provider of bullion, currency and numismatic coins, announced that it has partnered with global precious metals company Elemetal, ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

  3. My Private Bullion Announces the Newest and Most Diversified Precious Metals IRA Offered in the Industry

    My Private Bullion announces the most diversified Precious Metals IRA available throughout the industry. By taking advantage of metals normally not offered by typical gold IRA companies, mainly Platinum and Palladium, IRA accounts can potentially add significant additional profits over time. (PRWeb June 11, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/Precious-Metals/IRA ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: PRWeb

Quotes

  1. "What we have seen for the past decade, under laws we have inherited from the former government, is the retirement gold watch replaced by a truckload of gold bullion," said Nick Sherry, Australia's corporate governance minister.
    on Mar 18, 2009 By: Nick Sherry Source: guardian.co.uk

  2. Transport Minister Lawrence Cannon, who is also responsible for the Mint, said the coin "takes Canada's reputation in the gold bullion industry to an unprecedented level".
    on May 3, 2007 By: Lawrence Cannon Source: NEWS.com.au

  3. "If there is any theme to the bullion rush, it is fear that the global currency system is unravelling," says Ambrose Evans-Pritchard in The Daily Telegraph. "Or, put another way, gold itself is reclaiming its historic role as the ultimate...
    on Jun 21, 2010 By: St Ambrose Source: The Market Oracle

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