This speech was recorded recently for the 2020 SEACEN Forum on Central Bank Foreign Currency Operations. Information about the SEACEN Centre’s activities is available on its website.
Gold's Place in a Portfolio Post-COVID-19
Aelred Connelly (LBMA) and Fergal O'Connor (Cork University Business School) consider whether gold's role in investor's portfolios will change and how COVID-19 has affected gold's performance in comparison to previous market disruptions.
Advancing Global Standards
LBMA Chief Executive, Ruth Crowell, provides an overview of LBMA's Responsible Sourcing programme and Market Solutions. This speech was recorded recently for the 2020 SEACEN Forum on Central Bank Foreign Currency Operations.
Evolution of Central Banks Gold Operations
Isabelle Strauss-Kahn (Non-Executive Director, LBMA) and Simon Weeks (LBMA Senior Advisor) discussed gold's role as a strategic reserve asset, how the gold decision making process occurs and the operational challenges within this market.
The New Normal in Mining. Is There a Future?
Victor Flores (Orion Resources Partners) and Ruth Crowell (LBMA) discussed how COVID-19 has impacted the mining industry. Victor draws on his years of expertise to provide an update on the current state of mining, and predicts the changes in trends we could expect to see in the future.