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Special Precious Metals Anti-money Laundering Seminar

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Saturday, June 13, 2015 • 1-4 pm
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IPMI's 3rd Annual New York Platinum Dinner


IPMI's 3rd Annual New York Platinum Dinner

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2015 Keynote Speaker: Lou Dobbs

Thursday, September 17, 2015
The New York Palace Hotel
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7pm-8pm: Cocktails
8pm-10pm: Dinner

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The Awards Committee of the IPMI is pleased to announce the 2015 Student Scholarship Award Winners!

IPMI Student Awards:  $20,000 each
Jian He – Scripps Research Institute
Chenjie Zeng – Carnegie Mellon University
Marcel Schreier – Swiss Institute of Technology, Lausanne

IPMI Faculty Advisor Awards: $5,000 each
Professor Jin-Quan Yu - Scripps Research Institute
Professor Rongchao Jin - Carnegie Mellon University
Professor Michael Graetzel - Swiss Institute of Technology, Lausanne

IPMI Company/Organization Sponsored Student Awards: $5,000 each
Peiquang Hu – University of California, Santa Cruz
Matthew O'Brien – Northwestern University
Haifeng Yang – Texas A&M University
Nardine Abadeer – University of Illinois, Urbana
Nerissa Lewis – Louisiana State University
Gregory Mullin – University of Texas at Austin
John Tellis – University of Pennsylvania
Zhongxing Huang – University of Texas at Austin
Markrete Krikorian – Massachusetts Institute of Technology



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Gold Ends Slightly Up on Short Covering, Weaker USDX - Kitco 05/28/15
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Gold Bounces Up from 2-1/2-week Low - Reuters 05/28/15
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Signet Jewelers Reports Strong 1st-Quarter Financial Results - Signet 05/28/15
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Norilsk Pushes Palladium Jewelry in Market Dominated by Platinum
Norilsk Nickel, the largest palladium producer, will promote use of the metal in jewelry, focusing on Asian markets now dominated by platinum and gold. - SwissInfo 05/28/15
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Toyota Steps On The Gas - Will Platinum Accelerate? - Seeking Alpha 05/28/15
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London Gold Bulls vs Bears – No Real Winners
London's Association of Mining Analysts (AMA) organised a very well attended gold bulls vs bears debate Thursday evening in which a panel of six (three bulls and three bears) put forward the case for, or against, gold as they saw it. - Mineweb 05/28/15
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Dubai and China Do a Deal
The Dubai Gold & Commodities Exchange (DGCX) has announced the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding with the Bank of China (BOC). The agreement creates a framework for both institutions to work together to enhance interaction and collaboration between the derivatives and financial markets of the UAE and China. - Metal.com 05/28/15
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Silver Industrial Conference
The Silver Institute will host the Silver Industrial Conference to be held in Washington, D.C. on October 28-29. The Conference will examine the metal's many roles in the industrial world, including an analysis of market trends affecting industrial silver demand as well as discussions on the discovery of new silver-based applications and the progression of existing technologies that rely on silver. - The Silver Institute 05/28/15
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WPIC Seeks Platinum Reserve Asset Status
The World Platinum Investment Council (WPIC) has reaffirmed that it would like to work with the International Monetary Fund (IMF) to try to make platinum a reserve asset. "We're starting to talk to governments about holding platinum in their reserves," CEO Paul Wilson said at the Bloomberg and CME precious metals forum on Friday. - 05/12/15Mineweb
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Tiffany Results Better Than Expected
Tiffany & Co., struggling against the negative effects of the strong U.S. dollar, said earnings and revenue fell less than expected in its first quarter as a key sales metric grew across nearly every region. - Nasdaq 05/27/15
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Texas Could Create Its Own 'Fort Knox' to Store Gold
A bill establishing a Texas bullion depository, like Fort Knox in Kentucky, passed in the state Senate Tuesday. It passed in the House earlier this month. - Houston Chronicle 05/27/15
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Hyundai Delivers ix35 Fuel Cell Vehicle to Anglo American
Hyundai has delivered an ix35 fuel cell vehicle to mining company Anglo American. The vehicle will be used by the company to travel in and around London, and will also be stationed at events. - Business Car 05/27/15
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Success With Gold-Layered Jewelry
Bella's Joias Miami owns a jewelry manufacturer in Brazil, which sends its inventory to the company's seven stores in the Miami area. It specializes not only in gold-layered but also in silver-layered and stainless jewelry. - Independent Retailer 05/27/15
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India: Gold Smuggling at All-time High
For the first time in the history of gold smuggling in India, the seizure in illicit trade has crossed the Rs 1,000 crore mark (about US$200 million) in one financial year, with customs, police, and revenue agencies seizing more than 3,500 kg of gold in 2014-15. - The Times of India 05/27/15
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Upcoming Precious Metals Conferences and Events - Sharps Pixley 05/26/15
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