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"It's a reflection of the trade war and uncertainty this has created among the Chinese authorities — they need to hedge their risks."
DRDGold has been leading the local gold shares higher in recent weeks and months. The gold sector is currently giving a short-term pullback, and this is setting up another buying opportunity in gold shares, such as DRDGold.
Gold's rise is a major sign that investors are worried about the state of the economy.
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"Bitcoin is harder to manipulate the circulating supply and that's why some people think its a safe haven."
Mining production levels dropped 4.2% year-on-year in June 2019, with the largest negative contributors to the decline being gold, diamonds and platinum group metals.
Gold futures rallied above $1 500 an ounce on sustained demand for the traditional haven as the US-China trade war festers, global growth slows and central banks around the world ease monetary policy.
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