Gold: The Universal Currency of the World, revered as a symbol of wealth from the ancient times to become a commodity and currency globally. Currently also used as an investment, used in computers and devices as well as jewellery.
The Midas touch: Main Gold Global production supported by China, South Africa, United States of America, Australia, Canada, Indonesia and Russia.
Futures contract for gold is traded at the New York Mercantile Exchange (NYMEX) through its Commodity Exchange (COMEX) division via open outcry. Traded electronically through the Chicago Board of Trade (eCBOT), India's National Commodity and Derivatives Exchange (NCDEX), Dubai Gold and Commodities Exchange (DGCX), Multi Commodity Exchange (MCX) and Tokyo Commodity Exchange (TOCOM). - Sir Gissachance