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September Gold News 2017

Interest Rates COULD be on the up!

Interest Rates COULD be on the up!

The gold spot price fell by just over 1% in an hour on Thursday afternoon, after the Bank of England kept interest rates on hold, but warned that an increase was likely if inflation continues to surge.   Gold dropped to its lowest level for more than a week to £990.65 t/oz from a high of £1,004.74 on Thursday afternoon.

It’s thought that a rise in inflation could send gold prices down as currencies become a more attractive proposition.   

Minutes of the latest meeting of the monetary policy committee (MPC) showed a 7-2 vote in favour of no change ...

What has pushed up the gold price?

What has pushed up the gold price?

The price of gold has certainly rallied of late climbing from levels under $1,212 an ounce in July to as high as $1,342.90 this week, touching its highest levels in around a year.

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It has been widely assumed that the increase in investors turning to the precious metal and the price is directly linked to the ever-increasing tensions in North Korea.  However, that is not what is boosting the precious metal according to a note released by Goldman Sachs on Tuesday.

According to the bank, uncertainty inspired by President Donald Trump has boosted the yellow ...