Gold above $1,800 an ounce, first time since 2011

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08 juli 2020, 10.51

The price of gold reached above $1,800 an ounce Wednesday for the first time since 2011, with the precious metal benefitting from its haven status in times of economic turbulence.

Gold hit $1,800.86 an ounce around 0830 GMT on the London Bullion Market, the highest level in 8.5 years.