|Published : 19 Apr 2017, 14:41:37|
Gold hold steady on geopolitical worries
Gold held steady on Wednesday, supported by a weaker dollar, geopolitical concerns about North Korea and nervousness ahead of the French presidential election.
Spot gold was down 90 cents at $1,288.39 per ounce as of 0055 GMT. The metal hit its highest since early November at $1,295.42 on Monday before closing lower, and rose 0.4 per cent on Tuesday.
US gold futures were down 0.3 per cent at $1,290.10, according to Reuters.