‘ Commodities ’

Broad commodity ETFs prepare for Covid-19 shake-up

Nov 17th, 2020 | By
Are we in another commodity supercycle?

ETFs linked to broad commodity benchmarks, such as the Bloomberg Commodity Index and S&P GSCI, are set for a shake-up as these indices conduct their first annual reviews since the Covid-19 pandemic upended many commodity markets.


Covid-19 changes the landscape of gold demand

Nov 10th, 2020 | By
George Milling-Stanley, Chief Gold Strategist at State Street Global Advisors

By George Milling-Stanley, Head of Gold Strategy, State Street Global Advisors.

At a high level, COVID-19 has had a seemingly small impact on total global gold demand, but there have been some noteworthy shifts.


BTCetc Bitcoin Exchange Traded Crypto surpasses $100m in assets

Nov 6th, 2020 | By
BTCetc Bitcoin Exchange Traded Crypto surpasses $100m in assets

ETC Group’s BTCetc Bitcoin Exchange Traded Crypto (BTCE GY) has surpassed $100 million in assets in a little over four months since its debut on Deutsche Börse.


Energy drags commodities lower in October

Nov 4th, 2020 | By

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

The headline S&P GSCI fell 3.6% in October.


EQM Indexes launches smart beta junior gold miners index

Oct 26th, 2020 | By
Gold mining ETFs

EQM Indexes has unveiled a new equity index providing smart beta exposure to junior gold mining stocks globally.


Goldman Sachs to acquire Perth Mint Physical Gold ETF

Oct 14th, 2020 | By
The fund will become GSAM's first commodity ETF.

Goldman Sachs Asset Management has entered into an agreement to acquire the $500 million Perth Mint Physical Gold ETF (AAAU US).


Nickel’s role in electrifying cars

Oct 9th, 2020 | By
Nitesh Shah Director Research WisdomTree

By Nitesh Shah, Director of Research, WisdomTree.


A second wave sinks commodities in September

Oct 5th, 2020 | By

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

The headline S&P GSCI fell 3.6% in September on the back of growing concern regarding the prolonged economic impact of a second wave of the Covid-19 pandemic.


Volatility is coming. Are you prepared?

Oct 1st, 2020 | By
Volatility is coming. Are you prepared?

By Pierre Debru, Director of Research, WisdomTree.

Upon entering the fourth quarter of a literally unbelievable year, it feels like the world is waiting for the next “thing” to happen. Investors already had to contend with the fastest bear market in history, the fastest recovery, a tech boom…What now?


Evolve launches active gold miners ETF

Sep 30th, 2020 | By
Evolve launches active gold miners ETF

Evolve Funds has introduced a new ETF in Canada’s NEO Exchange providing actively managed exposure to global gold mining stocks.