Gold was up on Tuesday morning in Asia and looked set to close the second quarter of the year with its biggest quarterly advance since 2016.
Gold futures were up by 0.11% at $1,783.15 by 1:16 AM ET (6:16 AM GMT). Investors looked to the safe-haven asset amid the ongoing COVID-19 virus continuing to wreak havoc globally.
There are over 10.2 million cases globally as of June 30, according to Johns Hopkins University. The World Health Organization also issued a grim warning that the world could still see the worst of the pandemic due to a lack of global cooperation.
Source : Investing.com