Fields Mineral Services Ltd (GFMS) is an independent, London-based consultancy
and research company, focussed on the international gold and silver markets.
GFMS is best known for its flagship publication, the annual Gold Survey,
which features in-depth analysis and extensive statistics on gold supply
and demand for over sixty countries.
Fields Mineral Services Ltd (GFMS)
Since 1994, GFMS has
also been responsible for the World Silver Survey, produced on behalf
of The Silver Institute in Washington. Both publications are quoted frequently
by the media and industry analysts, confirming that GFMS are the acknowledged
experts in the area of gold and silver research.
More recently, GFMS
has undertaken research into the platinum group markets. As a result the
company now produces a Precious Metals Quarterly which includes analysis
of the gold, silver and platinum group metals markets.
In addition to its
extensive product range, GFMS also undertakes privately commissioned research
and consultancy across the precious metals complex. This can vary from
one-off reports to ongoing, extensive market studies.
GFMS Annual Gold
The world's most comprehensive and authoritative source of information
and data on the global gold market. Includes a hundred graphs, independent
global coverage of the international gold market, and detailed analysis
of market trends and corporate activity in the mining industry.
Gold Survey Updates
Six monthly updates to the Annual Gold Survey, published in September
and January, providing thorough interim analysis of the most recent developments
in the gold market. Based on this analysis, the Updates also look forward
to the coming six months and give an indication of expected trends in
all aspects of supply and demand, as well as a price forecast. The most
important economic, socio-political and market-specific issues facing
the gold market in under 40 pages.
GFMS Precious Metals
This year's seminar
featured a summary of the market analysis contained in Update 1 to Gold
In addition, a distinguished panel of guest speakers together with GFMS
analysts addressed a wide range of issues of importance to the market
and the outlook for precious metals' prices.
The GFMS Precious Metals Seminar offers an opportunity for high level
networking as well as an excellent forum for industry information exchange.