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Neils Christensen

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Neils Christensen has a diploma in journalism from Lethbridge College and has more than a decade of reporting experience working for news organizations throughout Canada. His experiences include covering territorial and federal politics in Nunavut, Canada. He has worked exclusively within the financial sector since 2007, when he started with the Canadian Economic Press. Neils can be contacted at: 1 866 925 4826 ext. 1526 nchristensen at @Neils_c

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Gold investors seeing through rising bond yields as Fed unlikely to be overly aggressive in 2022

(Kitco News) - Gold investors appear to be calling the Federal Reserve’s bluff that it will be able to get inflation under control as prices continue to hold above Wednesday’s breakout move, according to analysts.

Gold price holding near two-month high following drop in U.S. existing home sales

(Kitco News) - The gold market continues to hold at its highest level since November as weak home sales data provides some support for prices.

Gold prices holding near two-month high following 55K jump in weekly jobless claims

(Kitco News) - The gold market continues to hold its breakout gains near a two-month high as the U.S. labor market loses more momentum after more workers than expected applied for first-time unemployment benefits.

Gold prices holding gains as Philly Fed Survey rises to 23.3

(Kitco News) - Gold price are holding on to solid gains even as momentum in manufacturing picks up, according to the latest data from the Philadelphia Federal Reserve.

Gold to shine as investor apathy to risk falls in 2022 - Sprott's Grosskopf

(Kitco News) - Overconfidence and apathy towards risk dominated investor sentiment in 2021, but, according to one precious metal fund manager, that could all change in the new year as the Federal Reserve looks to tighten its monetary policy, reducing the liquidity sloshing through financial markets.

Gold prices holding gains as U.S. new home construction rises 1.4% in December

(Kitco News) - The gold market is holding in positive territory and seeing little reaction to stronger than expected U.S. housing construction data.

Gold investors should see the glass as half full even after disappointing 2021 – VanEck’s Joe Foster

(Kitco News) - While most investors were disappointed with gold’s nearly 4% drop in 2021, one fund manager says that investors should see the precious metal’s price action in a more positive light.

Gold price jump higher following -0.7 reading in Empire State Survey

(Kitco News) - The gold market has bounced higher after the New Yorker Federal Reserve reported a contraction in its regional manufacturing activity.

Gold holding $1,800 even as hedge funds liquidate bullish bets

(Kitco News) - The gold market is holding the line above $1,800. However, it is still unable to gain any upside momentum as hedge funds pair back their bullish bets, according to the latest data from the Commodity Futures Trading Commission.

Starting the new year on solid footing

(Kitco News) - The new year has kicked off with a bang as U.S. consumers continue to face rising inflation pressures, with consumer prices hitting their highest level in nearly 40 years.