Bullion hovers just below $2,000/oz, silver narrowly tops $25/oz


Gold prices eased on Wednesday to their lowest in nearly two weeks, as expectations of an aggressive tightening of U.S. monetary policy buoyed the dollar and Treasury yields, denting the appeal of zero-yielding bullion.

Spot gold was down 0.2% at $1,946.92 per ounce by 0949 GMT, after hitting its lowest since...