Gold futures settle up 0.1% to USD 1,214; silver climbs 0.7% - The New Indian Express

Gold futures settle up 0.1% to USD 1,214; silver climbs 0.7%

Published: 30th December 2013 08:18 AM

Last Updated: 30th December 2013 08:18 AM

Gold and silver futures gained on Friday as the dollar's slump boosted demand for precious metals as alternative investments. The benchmark, S&P GSCI Precious Metals climbed 0.21% to settle at 1,635.29.

Gold futures for February 2014 settlement rose 0.1% to USD 1,214 per troy ounce at the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange.

Meanwhile, Comex Silver futures for March 2014 settlement climbed 0.7% to USD 20.04 per troy ounce.

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