May 7 (Bloomberg) -- Gold investments through exchange-traded products dropped $17.9 billion so far this year through April, BlackRock Inc. said.
Outflows continued in April as moderating inflation expectations sent prices plunging, BlackRock said in an e-mailed report today. The total outflow for all commodities in the first four months this year was $17.8 billion, compared with inflows of $6 billion for the same period last year, it said. Gold assets in ETPs stood at $105.7 billion in April, it said.
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