FXStreet (Córdoba) - Gold advanced on Friday, reversing previous day’s decline, as another wave of risk aversion lifted the metal’s appeal as safe-haven. Stocks fell sharply across the globe and oil hit fresh 12-year lows following a short-lived bounce the previous day. Against this backdrop, the yellow metal gained 1.5% and to finish around $1,090 an ounce. For the week, however, the metal lost around 1% following volatile trading. For more information, read our latest forex news.