Tumblelog by Soup.io
Newer posts are loading.
You are at the newest post.
Click here to check if anything new just came in.
boycepngs

Belgium Denies To Repatriate Gold From The Uk

Repatriating would be more expansive with transport, storage and security costs. One thing is for sure, the Belgians are very nervous about their gold (227 tonnes) held abroad. In December 2014 the Luc Coene admitted he was investigating http://jasperbnxi.centerblog.net to repatriate all Belgian gold reserves, on TV-network VTM Nieuws: Luc learn more Coene: If one feels that in surrounding countries these decisions are taken, one knows that this question will be asked to us as well.So were pro-active investigating all the elements, so when the question will be asked, we can answer it. The practical problem is the transport of the gold, with all the risk that come with it.Second, if we repatriate we need to setup a large security system in [source] Belgium.Though currently this is done by certain central banks that are specialized in this. Did the investigation point out the transport and storage costs would be too high? Currently the storage fee NBB pays to its custodians (BOE, BIS, Bank of Canada) is 250,000 a year.
More: http://news.goldseek.com/GoldSeek/1423146296.php

Don't be the product, buy the product!

Schweinderl