achat d'or: restriction pour les particuliers en Autriche
Austria restricts gold purchase by individuals
VIENNA (Commodity Online):
A newly enacted Gold policy in Austria that restricts the free purchase
of gold by individuals may just be the start of a European policy shift
that might border on infringing an individual’s financial freedom.
-As per the new Austrian policies, individuals who wish to purchase gold
will be restricted to purchase only 15000 Euros worth of gold at a time
making gold an officially “restricted” commodity.
Earlier, one had to just call the local Austrian bank about 2-4 days in
advance and state the amount of Gold one wishes to purchase. But that
has now been scrapped.
Although, the officials quote money laundering as the reason for the new
polices, one but wonders if there isn’t more to it.
-Meanwhile, in Italy, top industrials and professionals have sent a
letter to the government and parliament to ban all cash transactions
above 300 Euros, and only permit electronic transfers!