Silver is gaining traction on gold
(Bloomberg) -- Gold slid to the lowest in almost a month as a U.S. bond rally lost steam ahead of this week’s Federal Reserve meeting, which may give clues on future monetary policy. Copper also fell.Bullion retreated as Treasury yields ticked higher, curbing the appeal of the non-interest-bearing metal. Bullion has posted two straight weekly declines.Economic stimulus and low interest rates have helped boost precious and base metals this year, and investors are wary that economic growth and inf
Glencore rose more than 3%, Antofagasta climbed 2.5% higher and Evraz (EVR.L) was up 2.7% in noon trade, lifting London’s benchmark index to its highest since 10 May.