Now that Greece has asked for emergency assistance to fix its dire debt crisis, the markets are reacting in kind. A strengthening euro and a weakening dollar have gold exchange traded funds (ETFs) on the march this morning, moving up as much as 2% in early trading. The price is now above $1,150 per ounce. Here are more stories on gold and other precious metals that may interest you:

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