Communicating tubes: bullion on the rise as greenback falters


Gold prices jumped 1% to above the key $1,800 level on Tuesday as the dollar dropped after the Bank of Japan's surprise policy tweak, while markets also weighed the outlook for the U.S. Federal Reserve's interest rate strategy.

Spot gold rose 1.1% to $1,806.34 per ounce by 1037 GMT. U.S. gold...