On the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange, gold added $5 to reach $1,678.40 per troy ounce. Silver added 6 cents to settle at $31.86 an ounce.
Against the dollar, the euro fell to $1.352 from Tuesday's $1.3582. The dollar fell to 93.58 yen from 93.65 yen.
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