Robert Pringle is the founder of Central Banking and chairman of the Central Banking Advisory Board. He is author of The Money Trap (2012) and The Power of Money (2019) among other publications.
Reserve managers share their views on future gold holdings, target allocations, purchasing and storage approaches, the use of ETFs, and the impact of Covid-19, in the results of a new joint Central Banking-Invesco survey. By Nick Carver and Robert Pringle
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