The previous post-Brexit high for the silver fix was set at £15.
With the possibility of a snap general election, the pound has sunk to a 2-year low against the US dollar and strengthened the value of gold and silver.
In its continuing rise, gold today smashed through the £40,000/kg mark (£1250/oz) and keeps on going.
Gold prices today powered through the $1,500/troy ounce mark for the first time in more than six years and is close to topping the £40/g (£1250/oz) level.
Despite the recent price rises in silver, at 1:88, the gold/silver ratio remains well above the traditional 1:60 level.
Today, the £1150/oz (£37/g)price for gold and £13/0z (42p/g) price for silver were breached for the first times this year.
Today gold hit a 6-year high price of $1420/oz (approx. £36/gram) on the back of the weakening dollar and expected cuts in interest rates by the US Federal Reserve.
Parliament delivered a decisive "No" to Theresa May's Brexit deal and the predicted slump in the pound has not materialised, indeed because the possibility of remaining in the EU is...
The London Bullion Market Association fix silver prices each working day at noon, but this price is no longer publicly available until the next day.
Clouds are gathering as many predict 2019 to be the worst year since the global financial crisis.