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Investors Rush Into Gold

  • Global bullion demand rising amid trade-war risks, rate cuts
  • Prices trade near six-year high as investors shun risk assets
Bloomberg business news
Gold Rush Pushes Forward, Heads for 4th Monthly Gain
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Investors are going for gold in a big way. Inflows into bullion-backed exchange-traded funds topped 100 tons in August to hit the highest since February 2013 as the trade war worsened, risk assets took a knock, and central banks signaled looser monetary policy.