Bullion and peers hit peaks as warfare drags on


Gold prices hit a one-month high on Wednesday, as the Russia-Ukraine conflict boosted demand for safe-haven bullion while investors also bought it as a cushion against soaring inflation.

Spot gold rose 0.5% at $1,977.24 per ounce, as of 1127 GMT, after touching its highest since March 14 at $1,979.95. U.S. gold...