Bullion, peers down amidst monetary volatility


Gold prices slipped on Wednesday, as the dollar resumed climb after Federal Reserve officials reiterated the U.S. central bank's resolution to maintain an aggressive policy stance to tackle soaring inflation.

Spot gold was down 0.3% at $1,624.81 per ounce, as of 0132 GMT.

U.S. gold futures dipped 0.2% to $1,632.4.

The dollar index...