Gold scales over three-month high on virus worries, lower US yields

By Brijesh Patel (Reuters) - Gold prices rose on Monday to their highest level in more than three months, as a dip in U.S. Treasury yields and worries over surging COVID-19 cases in some Asian countries boosted demand for the safe-haven metal. Spot gold was up 0.6% at $1,852.39 per ounce by 0318 GMT, after hitting its highest since Feb.

10 earlier in the session. U.S. gold futures jumped 0.7% to $1,851.10. "Treasury yields are falling and on the other hand, there seems to be fears about virus resurgence in Singapore, Taiwan.....

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