Gold was the king of commodity exchange-traded funds (ETFs) in 2012. At the end of the year, assets worth $199.8 billion were under management in commodity ETFs, representing an increase of $29 billion over 2011′s assets under management (AUM). That asset increase was dominated by gold, which increased by $24 billion, bringing total assets in gold ETFs to $146.6 billion, Nick Brooks, head of research and investment strategy at ETF Securities, told Gold Investing News.
Gold: King Of Commodity ETFs In 2012
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