The yellow metal witnessed an everlasting increasing trend recently in the bullion market continuing to hike up to record at this hour a high of $980.85 an ounce. Gold is the ultimate safe haven investment and there is nothing investors see as appealing as the yellow metal is.

Meanwhile, oil prices continues its journey to the upside and is anticipated that oil prices will stay at current high levels for the rest of this year due to speculation and geopolitical tensions and with OPEC's Production holding flat, there is no stopping for oil prices pushing crude oil prices to stay above the $100 level mark.

Speculators have piled into oil and other commodities as a hedge against the weaker dollar and inflation as the US economy slows due to the credit crunch crisis and high energy costs.