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Golden opportunity

The yellow metal may be able to break its previous all-time high of US$2,075 per ounce recorded in August 2020, analysts say.

Environmental, Social and Governance

Can gold mining ever be sustainable?

Gold is “fairly unique” among extracted products, say experts, and could even lower the overall emissions of a portfolio.


MAS tops the list of reported gold buyers in 1Q2023: WGC report

In Singapore, consumer demand for gold in the first quarter of the year fell 20% y-o-y to 3.3 tonnes from 4.1 tonnes in 1Q2022.


Go Gold

The precious metal glitters amid rising inflation and heightened global geopolitical tensions.


Demand for gold ETFs hit all-time high in 1Q20 proving gold remains a safe-haven in uncertainty

“Uncertainty continues to weigh on risk sentiment, which is positive for gold in the longer-term,” say Phiillip Futures analyst Avtar Sandhu.


All that glitters is gold, in these uncertain times

Demand for the safe-haven asset has been picking up.


Gold-backed ETFs see six-year-high demand

SINGAPORE (Aug 13): Global demand for gold-backed Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs) hit a six-year high in 2Q19 ended June, growing 67.2 tonnes to hit 2,548 tonnes.Year on year, gold-backed ETF demand was double from the 33.8 tonnes bought in 2Q18, accordi


Central banks counter economic jitters the golden way

(June 17): It appears that all that is gold glitters now, with more central banks, exchange-traded funds (ETFs) and consumers buying the precious metal. Gold accumulation by central banks and other institutions rose 68% y-o-y in 1Q2019. Recent data from t