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Gold soars 2% after Powell speech, Trump tweets

4:27am BST

Gold surged 2% on Friday as investors interpreted U.S. Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell's speech as leaning toward a dovish monetary policy stance and President Donald Trump's latest comments exacerbated trade tensions with China.

PRECIOUS-Gold soars 2% after Powell speech, Trump tweets

23 Aug 2019

* Trump orders U.S. companies to look at closing China operations

PRECIOUS-Gold eases as investors await further signals on Fed stance

22 Aug 2019

* SPDR Gold holdings up by about 24 tonnes so far in August (Updates prices)

PRECIOUS-Gold slips as equities gain; investors eye Fed minutes

21 Aug 2019

* SPDR Gold holdings up by about 17 tonnes so far in August (Updates prices)

PRECIOUS-Gold firms above $1,500 as bond yields dip on stimulus hopes

20 Aug 2019

* Investors await Fed minutes on Wednesday, Jackson Hole symposium

PRECIOUS-Gold sheds 1% as risk appetite recovers

19 Aug 2019

Aug 19 Gold prices fell more than 1% on Monday as concerns eased that major economies could tip into recession, boosting investors' affinity for risk and detracting from bullion's safe-haven allure.

Gold sheds 1% as risk appetite recovers

19 Aug 2019

Gold prices fell more than 1% on Monday as concerns eased that major economies could tip into recession, boosting investors' affinity for risk and detracted from bullion's safe-haven allure.

Gold prices firm on mixed signals on economy, trade

15 Aug 2019

Gold prices rose on Thursday as lingering fears over a global economic downturn and lack of clarity on the U.S.-China trade front kept the safe haven precious metal comfortably above the key $1,500 per ounce mark.

PRECIOUS-Gold prices firm on mixed signals on economy, trade

15 Aug 2019

* Strong U.S. retail sales growth in July, other data weaker (Updates prices)

Gold rises as global recession fears lift safe-haven appeal

14 Aug 2019

Gold rose over 1% on Wednesday as an inverted U.S. Treasury yield curve and weak euro zone data stoked fears of a global economic recession and drove investors towards safe-haven bullion.

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