Gold jumps after Trump’s tariffs threat

Gold jumps after Trump’s tariffs threat

US President Donald Trump’s threat to impose new tariffs on China has helped gold prices climb by more than one per cent but bullion was on track for its worst week since mid-March. Spot gold rose 0.9 per cent to $US1,695.21 per ounce. US gold futures settled...
Gold jumps after Trump’s tariffs threat

Stocks fall after Trump’s tariff threat

World stocks have pulled back further on grim US economic data, mixed company results and President Donald Trump’s threat to impose new tariffs on China over the coronavirus crisis. MSCI’s index of global stocks fell 0.5 per cent after a tumble late on...