US futures contracts for gold for December delivery fell about 1 percent, to a record settlement of $ 1166.10 when an ounce. The dollar jumped after the comments of the president of the European Central Bank pushed the euro to a sharp fall.
BAGHDAD / Obelisk: Gold prices fell for a second straight session to its lowest level in 9 days, with exposure to pressure from a stronger dollar, and the uncertainty surrounding the date of the projected increase in US interest rates.
Purchases and helped to cover the precious metal centers to rise from the lowest levels of the session, although traders and analysts remain cautious about US monetary policy in the coming weeks.
And the decline in the spot price of gold transactions 0.1 percent to $ 1165.40 an ounce (an ounce) at the end of the trading session in the US market, after falling earlier to $ 1162.50, the lowest level since October 13.
Fell US gold futures for December delivery is about 1 percent, to a record settlement of $ 1166.10 when an ounce. The dollar jumped after the comments of the president of the European Central Bank pushed the euro to a sharp fall.
Renewed and stronger-than-expected new requests for unemployment benefits in the US data, hopes that the Federal Reserve may raise interest rates before the end of the year.
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