Germany and Holland Want Their Gold Back

First Germany,* then Holland. And that’s not counting Venezuala. Actual first world countries with functioning democracies no longer trust other countries to keep their gold for them. What’s up with that?

* To be fair, it looks like Germany is only repatriating part of its gold supply. “It will reduce the amount it holds in New York from 45% to 37% by the end of the decade. “