* Gold climbs in sterling and euro terms
* SPDR Gold holdings highest since August 2018
* Market awaits Fed Chair Powell views, non-farm payrolls Friday
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Gold prices are solidly up and hit a five-month high in midday trading Monday, on safe-haven buying interest heading into the Christmas holiday.
Gold prices are moderately higher in early U.S. trading Monday, on safe-haven buying interest heading into the Christmas holiday.
As gold is in the midst of a solid recovery this December, a bull market is just around the corner for the precious metal, Capital Economics said in its 2019 outlook
With increased equity volatility next year, gold will play an important role as a portfolio diversifier, according to the Australian bank ANZ.
* Fed policy statement due at 1900 GMT
* SPDR gold holdings climb to 4-month highs
* GRAPHIC-2018 asset returns: By Swati Verma BENGALURU,
Precious metals futures on Monday rebounded slightly from their losses on Friday. Gold closed at a more than one-week high.
"For gold bulls, 2018 was disappointing...Gold had to struggle against a rising dollar, whose trade-weighted index rose a net 3.7% over the same period, and as much as 9.4% from its mid-February low. "