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Don’t worry about inflation, but do prepare for it

Portfolio managers debate the best way to hedge inflation risk while also downplaying the likelihood of rising prices.

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Latest gold ETF times the market so advisers don’t have to

The fund rebalances gold and cash based on recent market volatility. It marks the first product from Wilshire Phoenix after the firm spent much of the past two years trying to get a bitcoin ETF approved by the SEC.

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Precious metals dealers charged in $185 million elder fraud scheme

The unregistered advisers allegedly convinced retirees to put savings into overpriced gold and silver bullion

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Gold to gain on ‘currency debasement,’ SkyBridge says

The fund of funds manager says the continued Fed and government stimulus are triggering concerns about currency

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State Street gold ETF is cash machine

The fund is now making more money than any other product in the $4.6 trillion U.S. ETF market

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Silver rally quietly outshines gold in 2020

The less-flashy precious metal may have more room to run, according to analysts

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Gold hits new record; now set to test $2,000 level

The precious metal erased its previous record high from 2011 amid concerns about negative real rates and economic and political turmoil

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Gold market focuses on yield curve control

With futures topping $1,800, a Fed move to pin down U.S. yields could add to gold's allure

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Oil ETF faces U.S. probes over disclosures

Both the SEC and the CFTC are looking at whether USO properly disclosed its risks to investors

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New York gold traders stuck with glut

After the pandemic sparked worries about New York's gold supply earlier this year, futures traded at a premium that attracted a flood of metal to the U.S.

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Gold ETF benefits from its London vault

Because gold funds are backed by actual bars of the precious metal, they're better able to track the spot price when markets go haywire

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Troubles of giant oil ETF raise questions about commodity funds

The United States Oil Fund’s extraordinary buying and selling suggests the ETF may have gotten too big for its own good

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Advisers look past the glitter, debate gold’s value as a long-term investment

So far this year the precious metal has beaten the S&P 500 by 24 percentage points

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Gold ETFs attract record amounts of cash

Stocks have bounced back, but investors keep pouring money into gold exchange-traded funds

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Oil ETF roils already volatile crude markets

USO's sale of June WTI futures contracts triggered a big move in the spread between the June and July contracts

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What’s the point of an ETF that goes off script?

When fund managers rejigger their methodology, investors don't know how to calculate returns

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Oil spasms send foundering ETF into series of unusual steps

The United States Oil Fund had to suspend the issuance of new shares after losing a third of its value in two days

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Oil meltdown spreads beyond expiring contracts

West Texas Intermediate for June delivery dropped as much as 42% to $11.79 a barrel amid a massive glut of crude oil

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Oil bulls keep piling into beaten-down ETFs

But those bets haven't paid off to date because efforts to stabilize the crude oil market have fallen short

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Gold digs in near seven-year high as ETFs swell again

The precious metal is being supported by predictions of the deepest global recession in generations and expectations of prolonged stimulus efforts