Gold prices edged up on Monday as the dollar eased, but hovered near their lowest levels since late December after U.S. economic data last week raised worries that the Federal Reserve could hike interest rates further.
Spot gold XAU= was up 0.1% at $1,813.30 per ounce, as of 0056 GMT. U.S. gold futures GCv1 firmed 0.2% to $1,819.90.
The dollar index .DXY eased 0.1%, making bullion less expensive for buyers holding other currencies.
London-listed company KEFI Gold and Copper plc (LON:KEFI) is an exploration and development company focused on gold and copper deposits in the highly prospective Arabian-Nubian Shield. The Company operates in Ethiopia and Saudi Arabia with projects including Tulu Kapi project, Jibal Qutman EL and Hawiah.