Commodities

Industrial metals: The backbone of renewable infrastructure

Aug 8th, 2022 | By
Robert Minter, Director of ETF Investment Strategy at abrdn.

By Robert Minter, Director of ETF Investment Strategy at abrdn.

Industrial metals are a unique asset class within the commodities sector that may allow investors to gain exposure to the global green energy transition.


Sprott unveils responsibly sourced gold ETF

Aug 5th, 2022 | By
Sprott launches responsibly sourced gold ETF

Toronto-based Sprott Asset Management has launched a new physically backed gold ETF in the US with the fund’s underlying bullion holdings sourced exclusively from ethical miners and refiners.


Harbor Capital launches ‘energy transition’ commodities ETF

Jul 15th, 2022 | By
Kristof Gleich, President and CIO of Harbor Capital Advisors

Harbor Capital Advisors has launched a broad basket commodities ETF focused on the building blocks of the accelerating transition to less carbon-intensive energy sources.


Rising rates weigh heavily on gold ETFs

Jul 11th, 2022 | By
Sprott unveils responsibly sourced gold ETF

Rising interest rates, the expectation for further aggressive monetary tightening, and a strengthening US dollar have caused the price of gold to slump and investors to make significant redemptions from gold-backed ETFs.


Franklin Templeton launches low-cost responsible gold ETF

Jul 5th, 2022 | By
Franklin Templeton launches low-cost responsible gold ETF

Franklin Templeton has launched a low-cost physically backed gold ETF in the US with all underlying bullion holdings sourced from ethical miners and refiners.


Gold ETF flows turn sharply negative in May

Jun 9th, 2022 | By
Gold ETF flows turn sharply negative in May

Gold ETFs recorded net outflows of $3.1 billion globally in May, reversing course after a four-month run of inflows that saw total gold ETF holdings fall just 1% shy of their all-time high.


SparkChange cross-lists physical carbon ETC in Germany and Italy

Jun 9th, 2022 | By
SparkChange cross-lists physical carbon ETC in Germany and Italy

SparkChange has cross-listed the first ETP providing physically-backed exposure to EU Allowances, the world’s foremost carbon credit, on Deutsche Börse Xetra and Borsa Italiana.


Direxion launches ‘Breakfast Commodities’ ETF

Jun 7th, 2022 | By
Direxion launches ‘Breakfast Commodities’ ETF

Direxion has launched an agricultural commodities ETF providing thematic exposure to ingredients commonly found in the most important meal of the day.


Teucrium launches active agricultural commodities ETF

May 17th, 2022 | By
Teucrium launches diversified agriculture ETF

Teucrium Trading, a US-based issuer of commodity-focused ETFs, has launched a new fund providing actively managed exposure to a basket of agricultural futures.


Horizons to launch Canada’s first copper mining ETF

May 16th, 2022 | By
Horizons to launch Canada’s first copper mining ETF

Horizons ETFs has announced the upcoming launch of Canada’s first ETF to provide targeted exposure to the copper mining industry.