CFDs are complex instruments and come with a high risk of losing money rapidly due to leverage. Between 74-89% of retail investor accounts lose money when trading CFDs. You should consider whether you understand how CFDs work and whether you can afford to take the high risk of losing your money.
In uncertain times, gold is very interesting as an investment. You can invest in gold mines, but it is also possible to trade directly in the gold price. Gold is traded in dollars per ounce (about 31 grams).
The price of gold, like other commodities, is driven by many factors: economic growth, supply and demand, the decisions of the central banks, inflation,... Speculating on a rising or falling gold price is very popular among investors. Trading in gold can be done using the platform of Plus500. You can test the platform with a free demo account. Click to trade gold on Plus500.
What is the price of gold today? See the current price below and also see the gold price chart.
You can invest in physical gold via BullionVault.