Bullion and peers return to losses as greenback resurges


Gold slipped on Wednesday as the dollar steadied, but bullion hovered above key level of $1,700 per ounce as investors held off making bigger moves ahead of U.S. jobs data that could influence the Federal Reserve's policy tightening path.

Spot gold was down 0.2% at $1,722.49 per ounce, as of 0625...