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World Gold Council

The World Gold Council is the market development organisation for the gold industry. Its 20 members are gold mining companies which have operations in over 50 countries. The WGC undertakes research and provides educational programmes. It also engages with governments and supranational organisations on gold's role in the world of finance.


World Gold Council in the news

In April 2014 a report by the World Gold Council said that Chinese companies could have accumulated up to 1,000 tonnes of gold for...

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