Gold holds near three-week high

2016-10-26 10:38

Gold has traded near a three-week high on speculation demand will be boosted by the Diwali festival in India, the largest bullion-consuming country after China.

Gold touches 2-week high

2016-10-19 19:50

Gold has advanced to the highest in two weeks as a weakening dollar attracted buyers in exchange-traded funds backed by the metal amid speculation that US interest-rate increases will be gradual.

Gold climbs as dollar weakens on Fed uncertainty

2016-10-18 10:04

Gold prices have risen for a second day, supported by a weaker US dollar amid uncertainty over when the US Federal Reserve will raise interest rates.

Gold advances as investors pile into ETFs

2016-10-10 09:30

Gold has rebounded from the biggest weekly drop this year as investors piled into bullion-backed exchange-traded funds.

Gold heads for biggest weekly loss

2016-10-07 09:54

Gold is on course for the biggest weekly loss in two years as expectations increase that the Federal Reserve is on the verge of raising US interest rates.

Godongwana: Nationalisation talk has hurt mining

2016-10-06 05:00

A lack of common vision for the mining industry has created challenges and talks about nationalisation have been detrimental to the economy, says Enoch Godongwana.

Gold drops below $1 300 an ounce

2016-10-04 15:29

Gold has dropped below $1 300 an ounce in London for the first time since June 24, the day after the UK voted to leave the European Union.

Gold holds its decline as Deutsche Bank concerns ebb

2016-10-03 09:13

Gold has held a weekly decline as Deutsche Bank works to mend its finances, eroding demand for haven assets.

Ghana's gold output up to 38.6% in first half

2016-09-28 10:23

Ghana's gold output has risen 38.6% in the first half of 2016 to 1 993 850 ounces from 1 438 656 ounces a year ago, boosted mainly by new mining operations.

Gold holds biggest gain as Fed damps rate outlook

2016-09-22 09:51

Gold has held the biggest advance in two weeks after the Federal Reserve passed on the chance to boost borrowing costs and lowered its outlook for long-term rate hike.


Top gold buyer sees demand slumping

2016-10-25 15:35

In the world’s largest gold-consuming country after China, demand has just fallen off a cliff.

Gold advances as Fed rate wagers recede

2016-10-19 14:49

Gold has advanced to the highest in two weeks as the dollar weakened amid speculation the Federal Reserve will stick to a gradual tightening of monetary policy.

Gold seen rebounding amid low real interest rates

2016-10-17 10:31

Gold has rallied 25%, helped by the Fed’s inaction in raising borrowing costs and uncertainty after the UK vote to leave the European Union.

Gold futures extend gains as investors asses US payrolls data

2016-10-07 15:37

Gold futures have extended gains after the US economy added fewer jobs last month than forecast, supporting the case for the Fed to move slowly in raising interest rates.

Gold holds near lowest in three months

2016-10-06 10:00

Gold has traded near its lowest level in more than three months as investors await the monthly US payrolls report for a steer on the strength of the economy.

Gold looks 25% overvalued - Deutsche Bank chief strategist

2016-10-05 11:51

It has been a good ride for gold holders this year, as bullion posted its best first half performance in almost four decades.

Gold skids as Fed policy makers set scene for hike

2016-10-04 11:29

Gold is back under pressure as investors anticipate higher US interest rates.

Gold advances as Deutsche Bank concerns stoke demand

2016-09-30 09:33

Gold has gained on the final day of the quarter as rising investor anxiety over Deutsche Bank’s finances spurred a selloff in equities.

Gold pares biggest gain in two months after dollar erases loss

2016-09-26 09:48

Gold has retreated after its biggest weekly advance in two months, as the dollar erased losses, dimming the metal’s appeal as an alternative investment.

Gold swings as shift in BoJ’s policy buoys dollar

2016-09-21 09:16

Gold has swung after the Bank of Japan decided to take additional action to try to support the country’s recovery, boosting the dollar.

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