Crude oil futures plunge triggers risk aversion, gold prices rise

Crude oil futures plunge triggers risk aversion, gold prices rise
Under the hedging sentiment caused by the crash of crude oil futures, the international gold price increased.On Monday (April 20), London gold once rose above the $ 1700 / inch mark, which was more than $ 30 from its intraday low and closed at 1692.10 US dollars / ounce, a slight increase of 0.36%.On Tuesday morning, London gold basically oscillated below US $ 1690 /, and there was a slight increase in the afternoon until it was reported to 1694 at 16:30 Beijing time.$ 3 / oz.In terms of gold futures, COMEX gold futures peaked to 1718 on Monday.4 dollars per ounce, closing at 1712.4 dollars per ounce.On Tuesday, it remained above 1700 USD / JPY and reported to 1711 at 16:30 Beijing time.4 dollars.On the domestic market, on April 21, the gold T + D of the Shanghai Gold Exchange closed up by 1.39%, reported 374.63 yuan / gram; the silver T + D of the Shanghai Gold Exchange also increased to a certain degree, with a close up of 0.96%, reported 3699 yuan / kg.Sauna, Ye net Gu Zhijuan editor Yue Caizhou proofreading Liu Baoqing