Joshua Rotbart in the News

November 2018

  • Friday, 7 November 2018 – Is the Philippines protected against a financial crisis?
    • In the last few months, Joshua and his team visited Manila on a number of occasions. After meeting bankers, wealth managers and clients, and after examining the current fiscal and economic currents both globally, and specifically in the Philippines, a concern arises: Is Philippines prepared for the next financial crisis?
  • Friday, 2 November 2018 – Products and Solutions for Asia’s HNWIs: Golden Opportunities Await
    • Hubbis and co-host J. Rotbart & Co. held a private lunch discussion attended by internal and external asset managers, multi-family offices and independent wealth managers to discuss different approaches to asset management, advisory mandates, products and solutions, as well as zooming in on precious metals, especially physical gold.

October 2018

  • Monday, 8 October 2018 – Coincast TV ep. 9 (WATCH)
    • “This isn’t the first time an industry has looked to token sales as a way to boost profits. And as far as Mr. Rotbart is concerned, it’s a smooth ride ahead. ‘There’s no reason crowd-funding an ICO couldn’t work for the mining and the gold industry. We’ve been helping our clients liquidate and move from precious metals to cryptocurrencies.’ “
  • Friday, 5 October 2018 – The Next Crypto Gold Rush
    • “There’s no reason why crowdfunding an ICO couldn’t work for the mining and the gold industry,” Rotbart told Coincast TV. “We’ve been helping our clients, for example liquidate and move from previous metals to cryptocurrencies much faster and cheaper than traditional banks and wires and so on.”

September 2018

  • Monday, 10 September 2018 – Global Gold Heavyweights Line up for Perth Debut
    • “Joshua Rotbart, founder and managing partner of J Rotbart and Co Hong Kong is set to give a controversial speech on why the bullion industry needs to embrace the Crypto space, not dismiss it…”

July 2018

November 2017

  • Tuesday, 5 December 2017 – Gold and Bitcoin – The New Nemesis
    • (article)
    • “While gold is physically useful for jewellery and industry, bitcoin’s applications are not yet clear. So far, it is a digital instrument of speculation and value transferability, but it is difficult to buy things with and has limited utility as a currency.”

June 2017

  • Saturday, 3 June 2017 – Money Mind 2017/2018 – EP10 – The Competitive Edge
    – (video)

December 2016

November 2016

  • Thursday, 10 November 2016 – Trump’s Golden Lining
    • (article)
      “Trump’s strong and vocally expressed opinions on foreign affairs, jobs, taxes and the economy together with his lack of political experience drives some uncertainty in the market. This uncertainty is backed by a number of speculations that extrapolate Trump’s statements into political actions that will impact the U.S. relationship with Mexico, China, and Russia.” – Joshua Rotbart”
  • Wednesday, 9 November 2016 – Gold Sees Biggest Rally Since Brexit as Investors Flee to Safe Havens
    • (article)
      ” ‘A Trump presidency means a long period of uncertainty, in which every statement of the president-elect will have tremendous effect on the markets,’ said Joshua Rotbart, managing partner at Hong Kong-based bullion services provider J Rotbart & Co.

September 2016

  • Thursday, 22 September 2016 – Joshua Rotbart: «More Europeans House Their Tangible Assets in Asia»
    • (article)
      “But the need is not just coming from Asia, more European and American HNWI are looking to Hong Kong and Singapore as the safest jurisdictions in the world to house their tangible assets, even ahead of countries such as Switzerland.” – Joshua Rotbart

November 2015

April 2014

  • Friday, 18 April 2014, – Diamonds, and gold, are Malca-Amit’s best friends
    • (article)
      “Asia is definitely the world’s fastest-growing area, as we see people move valuable assets from the West to the East. We believe the trend will keep on growing in the coming years.” – Joshua Rotbart

November 2013

July 2013

  • Monday, 29 July 2013 – Singapore silver vault set to meet strong Asian demand
    • (article)
      “ ‘Gold demand is on the rise. Both from financial institutions and high net worth individuals who are looking for long-term storage solutions,” said Rotbart, citing Singapore and Hong Kong as the main destinations in Asia.”

November 2012

  • Wednesday, 7 November 2012 – Shanghai Free-Trade Zone Gains ‘Precious’ Occupant
    • (article)
      “ ‘We have a lot of enquiries from European banks, not because they want to move the assets necessarily to Asia, but because their clients are asking them to,’ said Joshua Rotbart”

July 2012

Joshua Rotbart
Founder and managing director

J.Rotbart & Co