Merk ETF Overview

With 2 ETFs traded on the U.S. markets, Merk ETFs have total assets under management of $643.75M. The average expense ratio is 0.35%. Merk ETFs can be found in the following asset classes:

  • Asset Allocation
  • Commodities

The largest Merk ETF is the VanEck Merk Gold Trust OUNZ with $642.26M in assets. In the last trailing year, the best-performing Merk ETF was STGF at --. The most recent ETF launched in the Merk space was the Merk Stagflation ETF STGF on 05/03/22.

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Merk Launches Stagflation Themed ETF

‘STGF’ will hold other ETFs to try and benefit from long-term slow growth.

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Filings Roundup: A Raft Of Unique Proposed ETFs

From mid-February to mid-March, the ETF industry saw a variety of filings land with the SEC.

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Gold Sets New Record High Price

The yellow metal topped $1,900/oz on Friday, fueling 25% year-to-date gains for gold ETFs

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Gold ETF Gets Cheaper

Also this week, a new active ETF offers a multimanager approach to large cap growth.


ETF Prime Podcast: Breaking Down Gold ETFs & Bitcoin

Plus, going in-depth on semitransparent ETFs.

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Gold & Stocks: A Complicated Correlation

You may be surprised at the recent weakness in gold prices, but you shouldn’t be.

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How A Successful ETF Issuer Is Born

Jan Van Eck, head of the 7th largest ETF issuer today, VanEck, details his trajectory to ETF success, and his outlook for future opportunities.

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Inside ETFs: Why Gold Is An Asset On Its Own

World Gold Council's Adam Perlaky says gold has a ‘dual nature’ that can benefit a broader asset allocation plan.

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Aussie Physical Gold ETF Debuts

Australia’s Perth Mint launches its own gold ETF.