Investment share option future trade ETF commodities stock online market Chart Realtime: Silver – Little brother of gold

Silver (Ag abbr. of Latin argentum) is a chemical element and counts to the group of precious metals. It has the best electrical conductivity of all elements and the best thermal conductivity of all metals. Mid-19th Century was the economic benefits of silver back due to the development of stainless steel, but learned through the use of silver salts in photography again an increase in demand, which, however, has declined since the digitization in the field.

Silver is always more frequently in electronic and electrical, as well as used in the biomedical sector. Because of this trend, the global silver demand is rising. Through his courses and stability it is considered an important asset in the form of silver bullion, coins and jewelry.