On the precious metals front store-of-value gold has never been so expensive against industrial platinum which begs the question – is gold expensive, or platinum a bargain?
by Adrian Ash
LONDON (BullionVault) –
Both platinum and gold are useful metals. but where gold’s use is ultimately social – being a thing of beauty, symbol of power, store of value and a means of exchange since the earliest civilizations – platinum is primarily an industrial metal. Which isn’t helping platinum versus the gold price one bit right now.