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Frank Holmes is the CEO and chief investment officer of U.S. Global Investors. Mr. Holmes purchased a controlling interest in U.S. Global Investors in 1989 and became the firm’s chief investment officer in 1999. In 2006, Mr. Holmes was selected mining fund manager of the year by ... more


Is American Energy On The Verge Of A New Golden Age?
The Energy Information Administration forecasts that the U.S. will become a net exporter of energy by as early as 2022, thanks in large part to the boom in shale oil and liquefied natural gas production, plus the relaxation of export restrictions.
An Olympian's Guide To The Market Sell-Off: Seeking Rewards In High-Risk Situations
The stock sell-offs last Monday and Thursday were the two biggest daily point drops in the history of the DJIA, but in terms of percentage point losses, they don’t even come close to cracking the top 10 worst days in the past 10 years alone.
Fear Creeps Back Into Stocks, Shining A Light On Gold
It’s important to point out that the U.S. economy is strong right now, so the selloff likely had little to do with concerns that a recession is near or that fundamentals are breaking down.
A $1.5 Trillion Opportunity You Wouldn't Want To Miss
On the campaign trail, Donald Trump pledged to invest as much as $1 trillion in U.S. infrastructure if elected. During his first State of the Union address, President Trump added half a trillion dollars more to that figure.
Worried About Inflation? Gold Might Be The Solution
In its outlook for 2018, Thomson Reuters GFMS analysts see gold prices rising to $1,500 an ounce sometime this year on inflation fears. This would put gold at a level unseen since April 2013.
Bitcoin Is Just The Latest In The Trend Toward Decentralization
It’s been called a number of things: The sharing economy, or “shareconomy.” Peer-to-peer economy. Collaborative consumption. What all of these terms have in common is the idea of decentralization.


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Electric Car Demand Set To Drive Copper Sky High
Copper was one of the best-performing commodities in 2017, skyrocketing more than 30 percent. During a visit to our office, Chairman and Founder of Ivanhoe Mines Robert Friedland said, “You’re going to need a telescope to see copper prices in 2021!”
"Quants Have Taken Over"
For Frank Holmes’ full explanation of “quantamentals,” watch the full video!
Gold Finishes 2017 On A Spectacular Note
Gold ended last year up approximately 13 percent, which Frank Holmes calls “spectacular.”
My Conviction In Gold Royalty Companies And Bitcoin
As the "Parable of the Talents" teaches us, no reward can come to you without some risk-taking. Doing nothing is not an option.
Got A Bully Problem? Send In A Bully
Here’s a news flash for you: Donald Trump is controversial and caustic.
How To Invest In China’s New High-Tech Economy
I’m pleased to share with you that our China Region Fund (USCOX) beat its benchmark, the Hang Seng Composite Index (HSCI), by an impressive margin for the one-year, three-year and five-year periods, as of August 1.
San Francisco Named A Global Leader In Disruptive Innovation
When people think of San Francisco, they might think of the Golden Gate Bridge, cable cars, Chinatown, the 49ers or Giants.
One Easy Way To Invest In The "Asian Century"
The 19th century belonged to the United Kingdom, the 20th century to the United States.

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