A BILLION here, a billion there - and soon you are playing with real money. It was a sad joke in 2008 as the US Treasury threw newly printed money around in quantitative easing. Now the numbers are...

THE bursting of the bitcoin cryptocurrency bubble has boosted gold in the past few weeks.

GOLD has its fans for next year, but sparks are probably not going to fly.

GOLD will probably trade in a range of US$1,200 to US$1,300 an ounce in the short term as the metal tracks US real interest rates, according to UBS Group AG's wealth management unit...