ECONOMIC WOES GIVE BIRTH TO GOLD BUGS

ECONOMIC troubles are prompting more investors to turn to gold, says BullionVault, which today reports a 129 per cent growth in volume of its online exchange to £1.57bn, in the 12 months to 31 October. “Savers rarely regret the decision to steer clear of governments which address economic problems by printing money,” said CEO Paul Tustain.