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Gold breaks lower with no haven flows

 Strong US growth and the passing of the GOP tax plans have bolstered US economic sentiment and sent gold prices lower – despite a sell-off in equity markets that might have been expected to produce some haven flows to precious metals.

 

This is LCG’s daily Market Snapshot video. Our Head of Research Jasper Lawler offers a concise analysis of one of the day’s key themes or events and how it could affect the charts of an asset within the stock, forex, indices or commodities market.

 

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