Gold's hit pause after surging to a six-year high.
Spot gold fell as much as 1.3% to $1,405.05 an ounce, and traded at $1,407.68 at 11:24 a.m. in Singapore. Prices touched $1,439.21 on Tuesday, the highest since 2013. Holdings in gold-backed ETFs rose for a 10th day, according to data compiled by Bloomberg. A gauge of the U.S. dollar ticked up.
In other precious metals, silver dropped 0.8%, platinum declined 0.4%, and palladium fell 0.2%.