Gold fell as the dollar rose for an eighth day, with investors tracking what may be a potentially key week for U.S.-China trade talks.
Other precious metals also dropped, with platinum leading declines. While concerns are intensifying that there won’t be a deal before a March 1 deadline for higher tariffs, President Donald Trump has also suggested he could agree to extend negotiations if progress is being made.
Spot gold -0.6% to $1,306.97/oz at 10:29am in London.
Other Precious Metals; Silver -0.7%. Platinum -1.4%. Palladium -1.3%.