Gold finished trading on Friday in the area of two-week lows, despite the publication of weak statistics on the US labor market.
On Tuesday U.S. President Donald Trump predicted a trade deal with China after positive comments by Beijing, calming nerves after a round of tariff hikes had sent markets reeling.
On Monday oil market is making attempts to reclaim positions after losses during Friday’s session.
Gold continues to renew multi-year trading highs amid rising tensions in the US and China.
The EUR / USD pair is trading near weekly lows amid a stronger dollar, whose index has grown by almost 0.2% since the beginning of the day.
Brent crude grade has closed the fourth consecutive day in the green, reacting on partial easing of tensions in relations between USA and China, and also growth of demand for dicey assets.