Gold rose 0.7% and settled at $1,907.30 per ounce.
Asia and Australia
The markets were mixed. Most were driven by the temporary pause in the human trials of a potential COVID-19 vaccine, while others focused on the earnings reports from some of America's largest banks.
Japan225 went up 0.07%.
HongKong45 gained 0.04%.
Down under, Australia200 lost 0.08%.
EUR/USD lost 0.1% to 1.1736.
Sources: reuters.com, investing.com