World Gold Council Press Releases
  • Emmy Kondo joins the World Gold Council jewellery team
    The World Gold Council, the market development organisation for the gold industry, has appointed Emmy Kondo to fulfil a strategic business development role within the jewellery team. Emmy will be focusing her attention on the online community LoveGold, which is approaching half a million followers and on jewellery market development across the world. Based in Chicago, Emmy will report to Sally...
  • World Gold Council forum discusses reform or replacement of the Gold Fix
    The World Gold Council, the market development organisation for the gold industry, today convened a roundtable debate to discuss how to modernise the London Gold Fix. The meeting was attended by 34 delegates representing all parts of the industry including; central banks, bullion banks, refiners, ETFs and other gold investment product sponsors, exchanges and industry bodies. Hosted by the...
  • Singapore Kilobar Gold - first in the world to trade on exchange platform
    At the annual London Bullion Market Association (LBMA) Bullion Market Forum held for the first time in Singapore today, Mr Lim Hng Kiang, Minister for Trade and Industry, announced a new exchange-traded Singapore Kilobar Gold Contract[1] (“Contract”). This is the first wholesale 25 kilobar gold contract to be offered globally. Expected to go ‘live’ as early as September...