Gold prices today gain, top Rs 50,500 on firm global trend…live news update by


Gold and silver prices were trading with gains on Friday following the trend in international markets as dollar skidded and hopes of an economic stimulus grew.

Gold futures on Multi Commodity Exchange (MCX NSE 1.16 %) were up 0.79 per cent or Rs 394 at Rs 50,569 per 10 grams. Silver futures dipped 1.59 per cent or Rs 960 to Rs 61,479 per kg.