The Determinants of gold price / Nur Izzati Syazwani Abdul Rahman

Abdul Rahman, Nur Izzati Syazwani (2014) The Determinants of gold price / Nur Izzati Syazwani Abdul Rahman. Student Project. Faculty of Business Management, Segamat, Johor. (Submitted)

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Abstract

Gold is the most popular investment of the precious metals. Gold is often used as a safe investment against currency, social, economic, or political crises. Throughout history, gold has been used as money, and everything else was measured in gold. This research therefore, was conducted in objective to determine the determinants of gold price. For this purpose, the researcher used secondary data, which is the data, are collected from Bloomberg and Bank Negara Malaysia Statistic. The factors that were selected in this study are called as independent variables. There are five independent variables which are inflation rate, interest rate, exchange rate, KLCI and crude palm oil (CPO) price. Therefore, the study is to examine the determinants that affect the fluctuation of gold price by using monthly data from January 2010 to September 2014. The multiple linear regressions are used in this study to assess the relationship between dependent variable (gold price) and the independent variables (inflation rate, interest rate, exchange rate, KLCI, and CPO price. The main findings suggest that the gold price is determined by these variables.

Item Type: Monograph (Student Project)
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Abdul Rahman, Nur Izzati SyazwaniUNSPECIFIED
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HB Economic Theory. Demography > Price
H Social Sciences > HG Finance > Investment, capital formation, speculation
Divisions: Universiti Teknologi MARA, Johor > Segamat Campus > Faculty of Business and Management (J)
Item ID: 20956
Uncontrolled Keywords: Gold; investment; UiTM Cawangan Johor
Last Modified: 08 Oct 2018 02:30
Depositing User: Perpustakaan Tun Dr. Ismail UiTM Cawangan Johor
URI: http://ir.uitm.edu.my/id/eprint/20956

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