The chart below shows how the spot price of gold is trending over the last month. To learn about gold spot price and how it differs from gold bullion product prices see Gold Spot Price FAQs.
XAU/CAD is the symbol for the spot price of gold in Canadian dollars. It represents how many Canadian dollars are required to purchase one troy ounce of gold at the spot price.
To compare the gold spot price in Canadian dollars with the silver spot price, use the XAG/CAD symbol in the comparison tool in the chart. For platinum use XPT/CAD.