SINGAPORE (June 4): The biggest bullion-backed exchange-traded fund (ETF) is suddenly getting a lot of love. Holdings in SPDR Gold Shares surged by the most in almost three years as the US-China trade war, signs of a slowdown, and speculation the Federal Reserve will cut rates combined to fan demand.

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