The price of gold has updated the historical record

The price of gold on Monday updated the historical maximum.

According to the New York COMEX exchange, the price of the August gold futures contract on the night of Sunday to Monday reached 1911.6 dollars per Troy ounce.

Before that, the maximum value of gold was fixed in September 2011.

September silver futures rose to $ 23.405 per ounce.

Earlier, the World Bank published a forecast that the average price of gold in 2020 will grow by 15 percent to the level of 1,6 thousand dollars per ounce.