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What Factors Drive the Price of Gold?

July 8, 2015 16:43

No matter where you are in the world, gold is a valued commodity. Its price may fluctuate, but it's never arbitrary - many attitudes, actions, and world-events can factor into whether the price of gold increases or decreases. In the infographic below, we'll look at just some of the factors that drive the price of gold.

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