@jkylebass took $1bn gold delivery and figured out that the COMEX was fractional. They had ~$80bn of open interest and $2.7bn in the warehouse
Some believe CBs manipulate gold price through these futures. No comment
Gold adoption would undermine fiat currencies, but other countries collaborating on a politically-neutral currency may be the only way to degrade the USD
The benefits of debasing the USD may be > negative impact to each country's currency
This allows the US to "weaponize the USD" by increasing rates, which creates a short squeeze on these countries.
This is happening now