Bullion takes $1,900 threshold as bug, Trump&Co rage


Safe-haven gold pierced the $1,900 per ounce ceiling on Friday for the first time since 2011 as a worsening U.S.-China row added to fears over the hit to a global economy already reeling from the coronavirus pandemic.

Spot gold climbed 0.6% to $1,899.03 per ounce by 12:42 p.m. EDT (1642 GMT),...