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Updated: 01:24 25/09/21

May Gold News 2021

28 May 2021

Inflation in the United States has risen by 1.2% in the last month to 3.1% overall; the highest recorded levels measured by the core personal consumption expenditures (PCE) index since the early 1990s.

Using the PCE index, Bureau of Economic Analysis reported inflation at 1.9% at the end of March, and today has reported a marginally stronger increase than the predicted 2.9% inflation.

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28 May 2021

European markets are on the up today ahead of US President Joe Biden's budget announcement due today. The Stoxx 600 index, covering Europe, is up 0.45% today to an all-time high of 448.48 points.

The budget is rumoured to be a $6 trillion spending package for 2022, with Covid recovery schemes included in the proposals and the potential to spend even more over the next decade.

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26 May 2021

Continuing its recent bull run, gold has made further gains in trading so far this week, and has climbed to a 4.5 month high overnight. Gold has risen above $1,900 per ounce for the first time since early January, hitting a peak of $1,910.63 this morning.

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18 May 2021

Following a strong week for gold and silver, both metals have seen further gains in trading today, pushing them up to a four and three-month high respectively.

The gains come as inflation fears continue to circulate among global markets, as well as a sharp correction in the price of Bitcoin.

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07 May 2021

After a volatile start to the week, gold has made strong gains the past two days, breaking through the $1,800/£1,300 per ounce barrier that has proven a resistance point for prices in recent weeks. Silver also enjoyed strong gains, up 4.56% in the past week.

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07 May 2021

The Bank of England has updated its forecast for the UK's economic performance in 2021, with GDP growth forecast to rise to 7.25% - up from the previous 5% forecast. Unemployment is also expected to peak at just below 5.5% at the end of Q3 this year; still higher than the approximate 4% of early 2020, but a lot lower than the speculated 12%.

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05 May 2021

Precious metal prices are volatile this week, as gold and silver saw price pressure yesterday after nearing two-month highs. The price pressure came as Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen suggested that interest rate increases may be needed to keep the US economy from overheating following a year of fiscal stimulus and upcoming spending plans from President Biden.

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