Gold prices held steady on Monday as rising concerns over the severity of the coronavirus outbreak offset a slight
reprieve for equities after China eased some work and travel restrictions.
Spot gold was little changed at $1,570.50 per ounce by 0746 GMT, while US gold futures were up 0.1 per cent to
Asian shares pared losses as workers began trickling back to offices and factories around China as the government
eased some restrictions.