Reuters: China allows 3 more banks, including Standard Chartered, to import gold

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By A. Ananthalakshmi and Fayen Wong
Reuters
Tuesday, August 19, 2014

China has allowed three more banks, including a foreign lender, to import gold, sources with direct knowledge of the matter said, as the world's top gold buyer gears up for its strongest effort yet to gain pricing power of the metal.

The move, which brings the number of firms allowed to import gold into China to 15, comes ahead of the launch in September of a new international bullion exchange in Shanghai with which China hopes to become a price-discovery centre. ...

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http://uk.reuters.com/article/2014/08/19/uk-gold-china-imports-idUKKBN0G...



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