The silver fix has been in place for about a century. But as of last Thursday, the price of silver is set by a new electronic system. Participants enter electronic orders at a proposed starting price tracked by CME Group, which owns the Chicago Mercantile Exchange, as well as CBOT, NYMEX and others. Read On…
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