Gold ETF Overview

Gold ETFs offer investors a great alternative to access the gold market. From funds continuously tracking the price of gold, to funds covering the global gold mining industry, gold ETFs have amassed significant assets and have become popular instruments for investors and traders alike.

This channel will help you understand gold ETFs, how they work, the different ETFs available, their benefits and risks, and will keep you up-to-date on the latest developments.

Gold ETF University

Need to learn more about gold ETFs? Check out our gold ETF University articles to learn everything from the core principles to more advanced topics.

Features and News

VanEck Responds To New GDXJ Changes

Issuer of GDXJ says that had the rule changes gone into effect at the end of March, the weighted average market cap of the junior miners index would have increased by 70%.

Weekly ETF Flows

Gold Fund 'GLD' Powers $3.2B Of Weekly Inflows

Investors loaded up on gold ahead of a key presidential vote in France. 

Features and News

Alternatives To Changing Gold Miner ETFs

GDXJ and JNUG are the largest and most liquid funds in the junior gold miner space, but there are a handful of competitors that may be attractive to investors.

Features and News

Leveraged Gold Miner ETF Breaks Down

A popular leveraged gold miner ETF suspended creations. Here's what it means for traders and investors.

Features and News

Popular Gold Miner ETF To Change Dramatically

Changes to the index for GDXJ mean the makeup of the ETF will look very different following the next rebalancing.

Features and News

How An ETF Gets Too Big For Its Index

The case of one popular gold miner ETF suggests it's possible for a fund to become too large to track its underlying index.

Features and News

Top Performing ETFs Of The Year

Gains for the top 15 ETFs of the first quarter ranged from 22% to 63%.

Features and News

3 ETFs For Surprise Drop In The Dollar

The dollar just hit the lowest level of 2017 so far, surprising analysts that had foreseen a rise in the greenback. 

Daily Hot Reads

Tuesday Hot Reads: The Ugly Math Behind Leveraged ETFs

Also, how factor ETFs have performed over the past year.