Gold surges as investors tick off hours to Brexit speech

2017-01-17 09:14

The new year has been kind to gold. Prices have advanced every day apart from a single session this month as the UK gets to grips with the Brexit process.

Gold shakes off Trump slump as year-end nears

2016-12-28 11:07

Gold may be emerging from its Trump slump as 2016 winds down.

Gold worth $19.5bn ‘unaccounted for’

2016-12-18 06:03

A veritable mountain of Ghanaian gold is the most likely reason for what looks like $19.5bn in unexplained illicit financial flows out of South Africa.

Gold beaten down on Fed’s rate-hike countdown

2016-12-14 09:06

Gold has traded near a 10-month low before an interest rate decision from the Federal Reserve, with investors expecting policy makers to deliver the first hike of the year.

Gold whipsawed by Italian vote as dollar wins

2016-12-05 09:39

Gold has swung after voters in Italy rejected a referendum on constitutional reform and Prime Minister Matteo Renzi announced his resignation.

Gold recovers from nine month low

2016-11-25 13:47

Gold has pared a third weekly drop as the dollar halted a rally that sent bullion prices to a nine-month low and pushed silver into a bear market.

Illegal mining costs SA R5bn per year

2016-11-09 16:37

Illegal mining is putting tremendous strain on South Africa's already tight government resources, the Department of Mineral Resources has told Parliament.

Gold industry stagnant due to lack of investment

2016-11-07 14:58

Greenfield exploration spending is almost non-existent among the large mining companies, leaving them scrambling to find replacement and growth reserves.

Gold holds near 1-month as Trump angst meets rate fears

2016-11-04 14:46

Gold has held near a one-month high as investors weighed the need for a haven ahead of next week’s US presidential election against expectations of higher US interest rates.

Willett wants Turkish boost in Race To Dubai

2016-11-02 22:58

Masters champion Danny Willett is intent on regaining his lead in the European Tour's Race to Dubai.


Gold surges above %1 200 as details-shy Trump weighing on dollar

2017-01-12 14:38

Spot gold has rallied as investors flooded back into funds backed by the metal and the dollar fell in the aftermath of Donald Trump’s heated press conference.

With Gold prices stuck in 'purgatory', hedge funds pull out

2016-12-19 08:58

God prices have fallen for six straight weeks, the worst streak in a year, as prospects for higher US borrowing costs damped demand for gold, a for non-interest-bearing asset.

Gold bounces from near 10-year month low

2016-12-14 14:45

Gold has bounced from its lowest close in 10 months before the US Federal Reserve’s meeting to set interest rates amid unanimous expectations for the first increase this year.

Gold’s top forecaster sees two hikes, weaker prices in 2017

2016-12-09 12:45

Gold will be on the retreat in 2017 on rosier global economic growth and tighter policy from the Federal Reserve, according to the most accurate bullion forecaster.

Gold slides to 10-month low as fund selling spree continues

2016-12-01 15:56

Gold has sunk to the lowest in almost 10 months and funds backed by the metal continued to shrink on speculation the US economy is strengthening.

Gold buckles below $1 200 as dollar spurs ETF exodus

2016-11-24 09:23

Gold has traded below $1 200 an ounce as prospects for economy-boosting policies by President-elect Donald Trump help the Federal Reserve gear up for a rate rise

Gold surges as Trump fears spur market tumult

2016-11-09 09:22

Gold has surged by the most since Britain’s Brexit vote as prospects for a Donald Trump presidency reverberated through global markets.

Gold Fields to acquire interest in project in W Australia

2016-11-07 14:56

Gold Fields has agreed to acquire a 50% interest in ASX listed Gold Road Resources' Gruyere Gold Project in Western Australia.

Gold climbs as vote jitters hit US stock futures

2016-11-03 09:13

Investors are becoming more jittery amid a tightening race for the US presidency, sending gold higher for a sixth day while weighing on equities.

Gold climbs for fifth day on tight US race spurs

2016-11-02 09:18

Gold has risen for a fifth day to the highest level in almost a month as mounting anxiety ahead of the US election spurs investors to seek out haven assets.

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