Merk ETF Overview

Features and News

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.

Daily ETF Watch

Aussie Physical Gold ETF Debuts

Australia’s Perth Mint launches its own gold ETF.

Features and News

5 Biggest One-ETF-Hit Wonders

Sometimes all it takes to be successful in the ETF marketplace is a single ETF. 

Index Investor Corner

Swedroe: Don’t Be Distracted By Gold’s Glitter

A wide body of evidence suggests it’s not as great an investment as its fans would have you think. Analysis

History Not On Side Of 2016’s ETF ‘Gold Rush’

The stampede into physically backed gold funds should raise eyebrows.

Features and News

4 Market Surprises So Far This Year

Sometimes the market does its own thing, regardless of what we thought would happen.

ETF Strategist Corner

Follow This Gold Metric To Buy/Sell

The beaten-down yellow metal is not quite ripe for the picking yet.

Daily ETF Watch

Daily ETF Watch: ‘BITE’ Targets Restaurants

New ETF hones in on an overlooked space.

Features and News

Bitcoins Officially Deemed A Commodity

The CFTC settles debate by putting bitcoins under the ‘commodities’ umbrella.