Gold prices eased in a thin volume trade on Monday as risk appetite improved after China took further efforts to limit the economic impact from the coronavirus outbreak.
Feb 17 Gold prices eased in a thin volume trade
on Monday as risk appetite improved after China took further
efforts to limit the economic impact from the coronavirus
Feb 17 Gold prices on Monday eased from a near
two-week high, as a monetary policy intervention by China's
central bank to limit the economic impact from the coronavirus
outbreak reassured investors and boosted demand for higher-risk
Feb 14 Gold prices held steady on Friday after
easing from a more than one-week high as investors assessed the
risks to the global economy from the coronavirus epidemic.
Feb 13 Gold gained on Thursday after a sharp
rise in new coronavirus cases and deaths in China dampened risk
sentiment, prompting investors to buy the metal.
Feb 12 Gold prices eased to a near one-week low
on Wednesday as investors' risk appetite picked up on reports of
a decline in new coronavirus cases, although concerns remained
over the potential impact of the outbreak on the global economy.
* Markets focus on U.S. Fed Chair's testimony before
Feb 10 Gold rose to a near one-week high on
Monday as mounting concerns about the impact of China's
coronavirus lifted the appeal of safe-haven assets, after the
number of casualties exceeded 900.
* China virus expected to have devastating impact on Q1
Feb 4 Gold fell to its lowest in nearly a week
on Tuesday as the dollar firmed and equities gained after
Chinese measures to minimise the economic impact from the
coronavirus epidemic stoked investors' risk appetite.