Gold Market Report Headlines

PRECIOUS-Gold firm as market awaits Fed policy cues

Gold held steady early on Wednesday, after falling 0.7 percent in the previous session, as investors waited for cues on the U.S. Federal Reserve's rate hike stance from minutes of the central bank's latest meeting, due later in the day. FUNDAMENTALS * Spot gold was up 0.1 percent at $1,252.32 per ounce by 0057 GMT. * U.S. gold futures shed 0.3 percent at $1,252.1 an ounce. * The dollar held firm early on Wednesday, having rebounded