Gold sinks as dollar gets boost from Yellen

2016-05-30 10:19

Gold has fallen for a ninth day, its longest losing streak in a year, and the dollar strengthened after Fed Reserve chair Janet Yellen said a rate hike is likely.

Sibanye targeting gold acquisition by end of 2016

2016-05-24 19:36

Sibanye Gold wants to buy a gold-producing asset by the end of the year, adding to its acquisitions of platinum operations in its home country, says CEO Neal Froneman.

Gold heads for biggest weekly drop on Fed rate outlook

2016-05-20 09:39

Gold has steadied after two days of losses, but was set for its biggest weekly slide in eight weeks on the back of a firmer dollar.

Gold declines as prospects for US rate hike boost dollar

2016-05-18 12:50

Gold has retreated for the first time in four days as prospects for a US rate hike boosted the dollar, hurting the metal’s appeal as an alternative investment.

Gold fund buying frenzy spurs demand

2016-05-12 07:47

Gold demand has surged to the second-highest level ever as investors piled into funds, doubling investment in the metal.

AngloGold first-quarter earnings fall on output drop

2016-05-09 08:46

AngloGold Ashanti says earnings before interest, tax, depreciation and amortisation decreased to $378m as it produced less and the price of bullion declined.

Gold holds decline as central bank meetings in focus this week

2016-04-25 09:14

Gold has held a drop ahead of central bank policy meetings in the US and Japan this week, with investors set to parse any signals from the Fed on policy.

Gold drops as investors weigh US rate outlook

2016-04-13 09:48

Gold has declined from the highest level in more than three weeks as investors assessed the timing of higher borrowing costs in the US.

Amcu claims victory over NUM with Sibanye wage offer

2016-04-10 21:49

Mines union Amcu has claimed its first victory over the National Union of Mineworkers as its members voted unanimously in favour of a new wage offer by Sibanye Gold.

Gold heads for worst week in four months

2016-03-24 13:35

Gold has headed for the biggest weekly slump since November as renewed prospects for higher US interest rates boosted the dollar.


Gold snaps six-day losing streak as dollar rally pauses

2016-05-26 09:33

Gold has snapped six days of losses to rebound from the lowest level in seven weeks as a rally in the dollar paused.

Gold in longest slump since November

2016-05-24 09:00

Gold has fallen for a fifth day, heading for the longest slump in six months, as the dollar has advanced

Gold near 3-week low on rate hike expectations

2016-05-19 08:44

Gold has been trading near a three-week low after minutes from a Fed meeting signalled the US central bank could raise rates as soon as next month, boosting the dollar.

Gold steadies as Eton Park buys, Soros takes bullion miner stake

2016-05-17 14:58

Gold was little changed for a second day as billionaire George Soros and Eton Park Capital Management joined the slew of investors piling into bullion.

Gold climbs on investment demand

2016-05-11 08:59

Gold has climbed for a second day as assets in bullion-backed funds rose to their highest since December 2013.

Gold advances as US employers add fewer jobs

2016-05-06 15:18

Gold futures have extended gains after US employers in April added the fewest number of workers, weakening the case for the Federal Reserve to raise interest rates.

Gold slides, safe-haven bids retreat as dollar climbs

2016-04-14 11:57

Gold has dropped 1%, extending losses as the dollar strengthened and Asian stocks gained on hopes that global central banks would ease monetary policies.

Gold nears three-week high

2016-04-11 10:54

Gold has risen to the highest level in almost three weeks as the dollar extended declines on the Federal Reserve’s cautious interest-rate outlook.

Gold heads for biggest advance in 25 years

2016-03-31 08:20

Gold has headed for the biggest quarterly advance since1990 as demand for haven assets surged to make the metal one of this year’s best performing commodity.

David Melvill: Ugly duckling turned swan – Sibanye trumps Gold Fields

2016-03-17 06:25

Top financial advisor David Melvill is crunching numbers again, and this time he’s comparing the returns of Gold Fields and Sibanye Gold.

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