Gold gains on weaker dollar, upside capped by fading Italy tensions

By Maytaal AngelLONDON (Reuters) - Gold prices edged up on Thursday as a dollar rally came off the boil, though upside momentum in the precious metal, seen as a safe haven asset, was capped by an easing of political tensions in Italy.

Italy's two anti-establishment parties have renewed attempts to form a government and avoid snap elections that investors fear would serve as a quasi-referendum on Rome's membership of the euro zone.Italian bonds and European equities posted a second day of gains, while the dollar fell for a second day versus the.....

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