This dataset provides daily spot prices for gold, silver, palladium, and platinum, and gold coin prices. Xignite collects, compiles and curates its precious metals data from a variety of high quality sources, including Morningstar, Six Financial Information, Chicago Mercantile Exchange, London Bullion Market Association, and the London Platinum and Palladium Market.
Xignite provides on-demand financial market data covering global equities, commodities, currencies, options, fixed income, mutual funds, derivatives, and OTC (“over-the-counter” or those traded in a context other than a formal exchange) instruments.
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Metal Coin Prices:
Precious Metals Prices