Commodities

S&P DJI: Commodities start the year on the front foot

Feb 3rd, 2021 | By

By Fiona Boal, Head of Commodities and Real Assets at S&P Dow Jones Indices.

The headline S&P GSCI rose 4.9% in January.


Warren Harding’s fiscal restriction is not coming back. Play it with commodities

Feb 1st, 2021 | By
Jeff Weniger, Head of Equity Strategy at WisdomTree.

As dollar weakness continues, Jeff Weniger, Head of Equity Strategy at WisdomTree makes the case for investors to position their portfolios toward commodities.


First Trust unveils first target outcome ETF referenced to gold

Jan 25th, 2021 | By
First Trust unveils first Target Outcome ETF referencing gold

First Trust has expanded its line-up of target outcome products with the launch of the world’s first ETF offering ‘buffered’ exposure to gold.


Nornickel’s GPF launches low-cost physical metal ETCs

Jan 18th, 2021 | By
GPF lists world’s first physical copper and nickel ETCs

Nornickel, the world’s largest producer of palladium and refined nickel and a major producer of platinum and copper, has entered the exchange-traded products market with the issuance of a series of ETCs on Xetra.


WisdomTree updates its $100m broad commodity ETF

Dec 24th, 2020 | By
Commodity ETFs: It pays to do the research

WisdomTree has reorganized its $100 million actively managed broad commodity ETF with the fund adopting a revised investment approach.


SSGA: The post-election world and gold’s 2021 outlook

Dec 15th, 2020 | By
George Milling-Stanley, Chief Gold Strategist at State Street Global Advisors

By George Milling-Stanley, Head of Gold Strategy, SSGA.

Despite some moderation on the volatility front post-election, the new year is looking poised to serve up more uncertainty for investors.


Goldman Sachs completes acquisition of physical gold ETF

Dec 14th, 2020 | By
Goldman Sachs completes acquisition of physical gold ETF

Goldman Sachs Asset Management has finalized its takeover of Perth Mint’s $500m gold ETF, which it has renamed the Goldman Sachs Physical Gold ETF (AAAU US).


Industrial commodities benefit from hopeful COVID-19 vaccine news

Dec 4th, 2020 | By

By Fiona Boal, Head of Commodities and Real Assets, S&P Dow Jones Indices.

November proved to be a good month for risk assets, including commodities.


WisdomTree launches low-cost gold ETC in Europe

Dec 3rd, 2020 | By
Alexis Marinof, Head of WisdomTree Europe

WisdomTree has launched a new physically-backed gold ETC on the London Stock Exchange that comes with a fixed annual fee of just 0.15%.


Amplify launches junior gold miners ETF with modified weighting approach

Dec 2nd, 2020 | By
Christian Magoon, CEO of Amplify ETFs.

Amplify ETFs has launched an ETF providing modified beta exposure to junior gold mining stocks globally.