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Eddie van der Walt

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Covers:  palladium, tin, nickel, zinc, lead, silver, gold, platinum, copper
Doesn't Cover: celebrities

Bloomberg's gold, commodities, macro journalist in London. Someday, I'll own a gold-plated lambo. Views mine, not Bloomberg's. #METL

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Biography

London-based, South African-born commodities reporter, currently focusing on precious metals and the London Metal Exchange. All that glitters must be sold.

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@EdVanDerWalt — 15,844 followers, 10,083 tweets

@mvpd7 Be honest, you haven't read the story, now, have you?
Is there a famine I wasn't made aware of? This is the queue outside Burger King at Paddington. https://t.co/9dBL7tLXHh
RT @_SidVerma: Where were you during Bitcoin's Lehman? I was googling how to bleed a radiator without a key
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What was your first job as a journalist?

Believe it or not, I was an honest to goodness paparazzi.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

What do YOU think?

How is social media changing news?

Yes. Is it making it better? That's more debatable.

Awards

Pulitzer Prize

2015 - Investigative Journalism
Ok, well obviously not.