Mark O'Byrne

Mark O'Byrne is executive and research director of www.GoldCore.com which he founded in 2003. GoldCore have become one of the leading gold brokers in the world and have over 4,000 clients in over 40 countries and with over $200 million in assets under management and storage.We offer mass affluent, HNW, UHNW and institutional investors including family offices, gold, silver, platinum and palladium bullion in London, Zurich, Singapore, Hong Kong, Dubai and Perth. 

Mark O'Byrne Articles

Gold rose 12% against the euro in 2014 and so far in 2015, gold has risen a further 11% versus the euro. The euro has fallen 23% against gold since January 2014. Gold has risen from EUR 880 per ounce in January 2014 to EUR 1,090 per ounce...
The Federal Reserve has issued a stinging rebuke to two of Europe’s largest banks – Deutsche Bank and Santander. U.S. operations of Deutsche, Germany’s largest bank, and Santander, the biggest bank in Spain and a large player in the UK...
In his column on Monday, Bloomberg columnist Mark Gilbert made reference to our Market Update released last Friday – Apple Major New Gold Buyer – Propel Gold Higher?. Our piece was very widely read – Apple being the sexy tech and...
With all the focus on Grexit in recent weeks, investors have not paid much attention to the risk posed by ‘Brexit’ or the possibility of the UK leaving the European Union. This is the case in currency and stock markets with the FTSE and...
Currency wars and the growing trend away from dollar dominance in international finance, particularly in emerging markets, was highlighted in an interesting CNBC article this morning entitled "Is the Dollar Losing its Clout Among EMs?"
There is a major new buyer in the gold market - Apple. New Apple watch could use up to one third of total annual gold supply. Apple expects to sell one million gold watches per month.
Bank accounts at majority of banks in Britain and Ireland are vulnerable to hacking says Financial Times. Two-step authentication process used by most banks is inadequate. Vulnerabilities identified similar to those that were used by...
The Euro Working Group discussed Greece’s imminent funding problems yesterday amid mounting concern about how the country will meet its massive obligations.
High “structural” unemployment, high levels of public and private debt and a still vulnerable banking sector are weighing on the Irish economy. Report further casts doubt on the “recovery” narrative being touted by governments, banks and...
Being involved in the fairly niche business of an international gold brokerage for nearly 12 years now, we find ourselves continuously engaged in conversation with people who demonstrate an incredible lack of understanding of the function...

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The world’s gold supply increases by 2,600 tons per year versus the U.S. steel production of 11,000 tons per hour.