Communicating tubes: dollar down, bullion up


Gold prices ticked up on Wednesday as the dollar eased but kept to a tight range as investors eyed next week's U.S. Federal Reserve meeting for confirmation on its interest rate hike trajectory.

Spot gold rose 0.2% to $1,774.88 per ounce by 1316 GMT. U.S. gold futures edged up 0.2% to...