Gold Holdings Climb 25% in Five Months on Rate Outlook: Chart – Bloomberg

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Gold has rallied 20 percent in 2016 as investors sought a haven from equity turmoil at the start of the year and the Federal Reserve dialed back expectations for U.S. interest-rate increases. Holdings in exchange-traded funds have jumped 25 percent from a seven-year low on Jan. 6 to reach highest since December 2013, according to data compiled by Bloomberg.