Exchange Traded Funds

Introduction to ETFs

Exchange-traded funds (ETFs) are collective funds that trade on a stock exchange. They are designed to track the movements of an index, commodity or basket of assets. They will do this by taking positions in the underlying securities that make up an index in the same weights that they appear in that index.

ETFs are offered on a vast range of indices and commodities and usually have a lower annual management fee than other types of collective investment fund. They are also bought and sold in the same way as normal shares, but because they are a basket of stocks like a fund, you do not pay stamp duty on the purchase of ETFs, as stamp duty has already been paid on the underlying investments held by the ETF. However you will be subject to tax on any gains made from your investment in an ETF.*

*Tax laws may change. If you have any queries on taxation in relation to your investments please speak to a qualified tax advisor.

Risk Warning

The price and value of investments and their income fluctuates: you may get back less than the amount you invested. The tax treatment of investments is subject to tax law and HMRC practice which are subject to change.

Name6 Months (%)1 Year (%)3 Years (%)5 Years (%)CurrencySector
ETFS Longer Dated All Commodities GO UCITS ETF GBP-0.72-7.82-0.08-24.11GBPCommodity & EnergyBuy
ETFS Longer Dated All Commodities Ex-Agriculture And Livestock GO UCITS ETF GBP1.04---GBPCommodity & EnergyBuy
ETFS Live Cattle4.829.58-6.273.67USDCommodity & EnergyBuy
ETFS Livestock2.975.99-10.29-10.58USDCommodity & EnergyBuy
ETFS Longer Dated Agriculture1.80-11.49-18.74-37.50USDCommodity & EnergyBuy
ETFS Longer Dated All Commodities7.732.91-9.75-31.40USDCommodity & EnergyBuy
ETFS Longer Dated Live Cattle9.4818.033.9510.06USDCommodity & EnergyBuy
ETFS Longer Dated Natural Gas-8.22-7.40-45.13-54.64USDCommodity & EnergyBuy
ETFS Morningstar Global Technology ETF16.94---AUDEquity - Tech Media & TelecomBuy
ETFS Natural Gas GBP-26.49-28.59-59.15-69.48GBXCommodity & EnergyBuy
ETFS Nickel USD20.0025.05-7.92-28.32USDCommodity & EnergyBuy
ETFS Petroleum26.0512.77-24.26-57.51USDCommodity & EnergyBuy
ETFS Physical Gold GBP-5.06-4.4919.67-9.47GBXCommodity & EnergyBuy
ETFS Physical PM Basket GBP-5.40-4.8917.89-13.43GBXCommodity & EnergyBuy
ETFS Physical Palladium USD9.7932.1729.3737.03USDCommodity & EnergyBuy
ETFS Physical Silver GBP-11.56-19.038.98-38.52GBXCommodity & EnergyBuy
ETFS Physical Swiss Gold USD3.487.308.97-17.14USDCommodity & EnergyBuy
ETFS Precious Metals1.101.652.36-29.34USDCommodity & EnergyBuy
ETFS ROBO Global Robotics and Automation GO UCITS ETF NAV GBP10.1822.0077.97-GBPEquity - Tech Media & TelecomBuy
ETFS Russell 2000 US Small Cap GO UCITS ETF GBP2.94-1.9740.8691.61GBPEquity - Small Cap USABuy

ETFS Physical Gold (PHGP)

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ETFS Physical Silver £ (LSE:PHSP)


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