Among all precious metals, platinum is considered to be the most versatile because of its malleability, uses, and properties.
The demand for bullion rose amid concerns about the Greek turmoil spreading to other countries within and outside the Eurozone.
Russia's gold reserves have surpassed that of China's. It is also increasing its nickel production while other are cutting back on supply.
At the end of the day, the volatility of precious metals makes it inadvisable for investors to put all their eggs in this one basket. Instead,...