Today, UK joins Germany in what is now becoming the second round of the global silver shortage

by zh

(The first one occuring in May 2010 when it was unclear just how the ECB would deal with insolvent PIIGS).

Below is the warning by British BullionByPost notifying clients that the company currently has no silver bars in stock. Inventories are expected to be restocked later in February. In the meantime, as before, we urge customs agents to do a quick check of the cargo hold of all private jets (and time shares) registered to any banker making over $25 million. After all, surely the Tunisian president didn’t come up with the idea to flee with 25% of Tunisia’s gold entirely on his own.

Article Continues Below

h/t William


Follow IWB on Facebook and Twitter