gold prices


Goldman sees virus lifting gold to US$1,800 as 'last resort' haven

(Feb 27): Goldman Sachs Group Inc. boosted its gold forecast to US$1,800 ($2,514) an ounce as the coronavirus, depressed real rates and increased focus on the U.S.

Global Economy

Equity markets recover, but growth subdued by coronavirus

SINGAPORE (Feb 7): In spite of the novel coronavirus contagion, which continues to spread and claim lives, equity markets are starting to recover.


Gold prices hit seven year high, set to shine brighter amid uncertainties

SINGAPORE (Jan 17): In the second half of last year, investors sought refuge in safe haven assets as macroeconomic uncertainties and market turmoil continued.

Global Economy

Missiles strike, concerns spike

The US has reignited geopolitical tensions with Iran, even as the trade war with China goes on.


Gold makes headway above US$1,500 on path to best year since 2010

(Dec 27): Gold rose for a fourth straight session, topping US$1,500 ($2,031) an ounce and on course for its best annual gain since 2010.


Gold shines as geopolitical worries grow; coal slumps with call for green energy

SINGAPORE (Dec 20): With numerous industries around the world depending on the supply of minerals and metals, miners are pivotal to the global economy.


Golden allure

As macroeconomic and geopolitical conditions worsen, gold prices have rallied significantly. Will the precious yellow metal continue to shine?


China Hongxing ditches shoes for gold and copper as it attempts RTO with MMIH

SINGAPORE (Nov 25): Suspended for about eight years, and counting, China Hongxing Sports is a counter that its long-suffering minority shareholders have most likely written off.

Banking & finance

Investors need to diversify amid market volatility, says DBS in 4Q outlook

SINGAPORE (Oct 3): The investment landscape is quickly changing, amid ongoing US-China trade tensions as well as fluctuations in gold and oil prices.

Investing ideas

Amid higher gold prices, ValueMax, Maxi-Cash and MoneyMax could emerge as pawn stars

(Sept 9): Singapore-listed pawnbrokers ValueMax Group, Maxi-Cash Financial Services Corp and MoneyMax Financial Services have largely been under the radar, as investors tend to focus on l

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