The price of gold soared yesterday to hit a new record before falling back following the death of the world's most wanted man, Osama Bin Laden.
The precious metal hit a peak of $1,575.95 before shedding some of its gains following confirmation of the Al Qaeda figurehead's death. Gold had already rocketed after the Federal Reserve last week...
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