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Gold prices near 5-1/2-year low as US rate worries weigh

Gold prices near 5-1/2-year low as US rate worries weigh

Gold dropped for a third session in four on Tuesday, closing in on a 5-1/2-year low, with selling pressure supported by expectations that the Federal Reserve is set to raise interest rates this year.

Gold extends weakness after worst month in 2 years
Gold extends weakness after worst month in 2 years

Bullion lost almost 7 percent in July, its deepest monthly fall since June 2013. It fell for a sixth straight week last week, its longest retreat since 1999.

Horoscope: By Peter Vidal

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SAGITTARIUS It's a very useful moment for getting others to talk about their hopes and fears, and for taking decisions. It goes without saying that if you're attending interviews or other important meetings, you should put on a… read more