About Us


ETF Securities Australia is the independent champion of specialist ETF solutions.

Our innovation-led ETFs are built to help investors and their advisers achieve better investment outcomes by providing access to yield, thematic equities and commodities.

Go beyond traditional core investments with our specialist range which aims to help optimise opportunities in enhanced core and satellite exposures. Our versatile solutions are designed to meet investor goals from boosting growth, to improving income or aiding greater portfolio diversification.

We are committed to supporting Australian advisers and investors with actionable investor knowledge and insights beyond our range of specialist ETFs. We’ll work with you to achieve better investment outcomes together.


ETF Securities timeline

  • March 2003

    ETF Securities launched the first physically-backed gold ETF in the world, ETFS Physical Gold (GOLD), on the Australian Securities Exchange.

  • January 2009

    ETFS Physical Silver (ETPMAG), ETFS Physical Platinum (ETPMPT), ETFS Physical Palladium (ETPMPD) and ETFS Physical Precious Metals Basket (ETPMPM) are launched on the Australian Securities Exchange.

  • June 2015

    ETF Securities partners with ANZ through a joint venture and launches 6 new ETFs, including ETFS S&P/ASX 300 High Yield Plus ETF (ZYAU) and ETFS S&P 500 High Yield Low Volatility ETF (ZYUS).

  • April 2017

    ANZ withdraws from the JV and ETF Securities takes full ownership of the Australian business and launches ETFS Morningstar Global Technology ETF (TECH).

  • September 2017

    ETF Securities launches Australia’s first robotics themed ETF – ETFS ROBO Global Robotics and Automation ETF (ROBO).

  • April 2018

    ETF Securities reaches $1bn in assets under management.

  • August 2018

    ETF Securities launches Australia’s only ETF to offer exposure to battery technology, ETFS Battery Tech & Lithium ETF (ACDC).

  • November 2018

    ETF Securities launches Australia’s first U.S. biotechnology ETF – ETFS S&P Biotech ETF (CURE).

  • June 2019

    ETF Securities launches the first Australian ETF to offer exposure to India, the ETFS-NAM India Nifty 50 ETF (NDIA).

  • February 2020

    ETF Securities offers Australian investors concentrated access to FANG stocks via ETFS FANG+ ETF (FANG).

  • July 2020

    ETF Securities expands its range to include short and long leveraged exchange traded hedge funds, the ETFS Ultra Short Nasdaq 100 Hedge Fund (SNAS) and ETFS Ultra Long Nasdaq 100 Hedge Fund (LNAS).

  • August 2020

    ETF Securities reaches $3bn in assets under management and GOLD reaches a milestone $2bn in assets under management.