Gold gains on possible delays in U.S. tax cut plan

Reuters/Zandi Shabalala/11-08-17

Gold rose on Wednesday as the dollar eased on expectations of possible delays in long-awaited U.S. tax reforms but a looming U.S. interest rate increase in December kept a lid on gains.

…Senate Republican leaders are considering a one-year delay in implementing the centrepiece tax cut to comply with Senate rules, the Washington Post reported on Tuesday, citing sources.

…Societe Generale analyst Robin Bhar said the news of a potential delay could mean a moderation in interest rate increases next year which would boost the appeal for gold.

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