‘ Gold and Precious Metals ’

Commodities burst higher in April

May 5th, 2021 | By
Jim Wiederhold, Associate Director, Commodities and Real Assets at S&P Dow Jones Indices.

By Jim Wiederhold, Associate Director, Commodities and Real Assets at S&P Dow Jones Indices.

Several commodities made new all-time highs, as the global economy reflated, consumer confidence hit pre-pandemic highs, and housing prices in the US jumped the most in 15 years.


Are we in a commodity supercycle?

Apr 21st, 2021 | By
Are we in another commodity supercycle?

By Mobeen Tahir, Associate Director, Research at WisdomTree.

The notion of a commodity supercycle is exciting for commodity investors. The term supercycle is used for a bull run that may extend for many years.


Nornickel’s GPF introduces GBP listings of low-cost physical metal ETCs

Apr 12th, 2021 | By
Nornickel’s GPF launches GBP listings of low-cost physical metal ETCs

Nornickel’s Global Palladium Fund has introduced pound sterling share classes for its four physically backed low-cost metal ETCs on London Stock Exchange.


A quiet end to a strong quarter for commodities

Apr 5th, 2021 | By

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

Despite giving up some of its recent gains in March, the S&P GSCI rose 13.5% in Q1 2021.


WisdomTree adds new listings for low-cost “Core” gold ETC

Mar 19th, 2021 | By
Gold ETFs poised for next rally, according to Van Eck Global

WisdomTree has added new listings on LSE and Deutsche Börse for its recently launched low-cost “core” gold ETP.


Gold may shine with 2021’s inflation risks

Mar 11th, 2021 | By
Gold may shine with 2021’s inflation risks

Maxwell Gold, Head of Gold Strategy, State Street Global Advisors, examines the current inflation landscape and gold’s historical performance as a potential efficient diversifier during bouts of different forms of inflation.


First Trust launches ‘Target Income’ gold ETF

Mar 3rd, 2021 | By
gold income first trust ETF

First Trust has expanded its partnership with options specialist Cboe Vest Financial with the launch of the FT Cboe Vest Gold Strategy Target Income ETF (IGLD US) on Cboe BZX.


Wilshire Phoenix debuts with risk-managed gold strategy ETF

Feb 22nd, 2021 | By
Bill Herrmann, Managing Partner at Wilshire Phoenix

New York-based Wilshire Phoenix has made its ETF debut with the launch of a physical gold fund that tactically allocates to cash based on changes in prevailing equity and gold market volatility.


Royal Mint terminates physical delivery facility on WisdomTree’s Gold Bullion Securities

Feb 19th, 2021 | By
Royal Mint terminates physical delivery facility on WisdomTree's Gold Bullion Securities

Investors in WisdomTree’s Gold Bullion Securities are no longer able to exchange their shares for gold bullion coins or bars issued by the Royal Mint.


Outlook for gold and silver ETCs positive, finds GPF

Feb 10th, 2021 | By
Outlook for gold and silver ETCs positive, finds GPF study

An overwhelming majority of institutional investors and wealth managers are optimistic about the outlook for gold and silver in 2021, according to a survey conducted by the Global Palladium Fund.