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(FILES) This file picture taken on April 6, 2009 shows gold bars stacked at the plant of gold refiner and producer Argor-Heraeus in Mendrisio, in the southern Swiss canton of Ticino. Hong Kong gold prices closed above 1,000 USD on September 8, 2009, jumping more than 10 dollars from the previous day's close. Gold, which is often seen as a hedge against inflation and economic turmoil, hit an all-time record price of 1,032.70 USD in March 2008. AFP PHOTO / FILES / Sebastian Derungs (Photo credit should read SEBASTIAN DERUNGS/AFP/Getty Images)
(FILES) This file picture taken on April 6, 2009 shows gold bars stacked at the plant of gold refiner and producer Argor-Heraeus in Mendrisio, in the southern Swiss canton of Ticino. Hong Kong gold prices closed above 1,000 USD on September 8, 2009, jumping more than 10 dollars from the previous day's close. Gold, which is often seen as a hedge against inflation and economic turmoil, hit an all-time record price of 1,032.70 USD in March 2008. AFP PHOTO / FILES / Sebastian Derungs (Photo credit should read SEBASTIAN DERUNGS/AFP/Getty Images)

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