Interbank gold prices lower

F.P. Report

BEIJING: China’s benchmark prices for spot interbank gold transactions were lower Monday, according to the China Foreign Exchange Trade System.

The benchmark price for gold that is 99.95 percent pure or above stood at 470.99 yuan (about 65.66 US dollars) per gram, down 3.46 yuan from the previous trading day, while the price for gold that is 99.99 percent pure or above lost 1.11 yuan to 471.72 yuan per gram.

Spot transaction prices on the interbank price inquiry market are allowed to rise or fall within 15 percent from the benchmark prices each trading day.

The interbank gold price inquiry business was introduced in 2012 to enhance market liquidity and enrich trading models. (APP)