The price of gold continues to increase on the stock exchanges. Quotes are close to the historical maximum recorded in 2011.
On Thursday, the price of gold for August delivery on the Comex exchange rose by 1.3% and reached 1889.4 dollars per ounce.
The historical record was set on August 22, 2011, at $ 1891.9 per ounce.
On Monday, at auction in New York, the price of silver showed the highest in four years.