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Gold investors saw their fortunes change during the second quarter after benefiting from gold’s strong performance in the first quarter, says the World Gold Council (WGC) in its mid-year outlook.
The study considers the impact of global economic trends on gold’s performance.
Don’t be fooled by the relative calm across financial markets: The inputs in the global supply chain are flashing warning signs. Commodities have tumbled into correction territory Thursday, sliding again in the face of the resurgent dollar and lingering global trade tensions. Among the recent milestones: Copper dipping below $6 000. West Texas Intermediate crude testing $68. Gold crashing through $1 220.