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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Search by keywords in the name of the precious metal or goid coin that you are interested in the Data-Planet Statistical Ready Reference search box. A search on "palladium OR platinum" returns indicators from the Precious Metals Daily Prices dataset in the first two results, indicating their high relevance:
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Click on a record and review the resulting DataSheet. Here you can view the trend, export the data in csv or Excel, export the DataSheet itself as a pdf, or click to View in Statistical Datasets, where you can examine relationships between precious metals prices and other indicators (see Exploring Precious Metals Daily Prices in Statistical Datasets for more information).
The DataSheet contains a citation and also allows you to create a DOI of the DataSheet. The DOI ensures that each time you reference the data in a paper or elsewhere, the reader can view the exact view of the DataSheet at the time you created it. The resulting link also provides an opportunity to update the DataSheet with new data where available.