by I. M. Vronsky
All monetary students and currency pundits must necessarily agree that GOLD HAS BEEN MONEY for over 5000 years. Moreover, GOLD’s attributes and universal acceptance eminently qualifies it as the most valuable currency on earth. Proof of this statement is the following picture worth a 1000 words. It is the chart of the performances of the world’s major currencies: GOLD, Euro, Japanese Yen, Chinese Renminbi (yuan), US Dollar and the UK’s Pound Sterling.