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.

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 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 gains as FBI’s move ripples through markets

2016-10-31 09:08

Gold has advanced on haven demand as polls in the US showed that Democrat Hillary Clinton may have lost some ground to Donald Trump in the presidential contest.

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.

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