• Reuters

    Gold heads for biggest quarterly drop in six on Fed rate hikes

    Gold prices were set on Friday for their biggest quarterly fall since early 2021, as aggressive interest rate hikes by the U.S. Federal Reserve and commitment to deliver more dented the zero-yielding metal's appeal. Spot gold ticked 0.1% higher to $1,661.04 per ounce, as of 0405 GMT, as the dollar index slipped from a 20-year high, making the metal less expensive for buyers holding other currencies. Gold prices have fallen about 8% so far in the quarter, but gained 1.1% this week after two straight weeks of falls.

  • GlobeNewswire

    Proactive news headlines including Hawsons Iron, Sandfire Resources, Core Lithium and Ionic Rare Earths

    Sydney, Sept. 30, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Proactive, provider of real-time news and video interviews on growth companies listed in Australia, has covered the following companies: Hawsons Iron Ltd (ASX:HIO) has completed the mineral resources estimate for the Hawsons Iron Project after including all outstanding sample assay data captured during the 2021-22 infill drilling program. Click hereSandfire Resources NL (ASX:SFR) has appointed its chief operating officer and highly experienced mining ex

  • Associated Press

    Stacey Abrams looks to win Black men in bid for Ga. governor

    Democrat Stacey Abrams was on stage for an hour with radio and television host Charlamagne tha God and rapper 21 Savage when she faced a question from a skeptical audience member. Democrats court their votes every election year yet sometimes struggle to deliver on certain promises. A large majority of Black men have still cast votes for Democrats in recent elections, meaning the bigger fear in a tight race is that they won't vote at all.