Gold rally

Gold gets another boost as US risks strengthen case for havens

(Sept 25): Gold steadied after posting its longest rally in three months as investors weighed growing political tensions in the US, which reinforced demand for havens that have already benefited from central bank easing, slowing growth and the trade war. Palladium notched a fresh record.

Gold's rally to 6-year high spurs people to sell their old Tiffanys and Rolexes

(June 26): Fund managers aren’t the only ones feeling the tailwind from gold’s rally to a six-year high.

Empire Gold Buyers saw business activity climb to the highest since 2011, when the precious metal traded at a record, CEO Gene Furman said. At House of Kahn Estate Jewellers, trading of old jewellery is up by almost half since last week, when the Federal Reserve signalled its openness to cut interest rates, propelling bullion prices higher, the company’s president Tobina Kahn said.

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