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ETFS Management (AUS) Limited ACN 150 433 828 (ETFS), as responsible entity for the ETFS Physical Renminbi ETF (Fund) has resolved to permanently close the Fund, realise all investments of the Fund and distribute the available proceeds to Holders by compulsorily redeeming all Units in the Fund (Redemption), effective after the close of trading on 6 August 2018 (Last Trading Day). As a result of the Redemption, units in the Fund will be suspended from quotation on the AQUA market of the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) and removed from trading status after the close of trading on the Last Trading Day and all units will then be compulsorily redeemed in accordance with the Fund's constitution. Background ETFS has undertaken a review of the Fund and determined that it would be in the best interests of Holders to close the Fund by compulsorily redeeming all Units in the Fund. ETFS made this determination for several reasons, including that: there has been limited investor interest in the Fund since it was established, with year-to-date average daily trading volume of approximately $2,500, an average of less than three on-market trades per month during the past 12 months and with zero fund inflows since inception; and the Fund has not reached sufficient size to properly achieve its investment objectives, with a current net asset value of approximately $500,000, and it is not expected that the size of the Fund will increase in the near future. ...
ETFS Management (AUS) Limited ACN 150 433 828 (ETFS), as responsible entity for the ETFS Physical Singapore Gold ETF (ZGOL), a class of Metal Interests of the ETFS Physical Precious Metals Scheme (Fund) has resolved to terminate the Fund (Termination), effective after the close of trading on 22 June 2018 (Last Trading Day). As a result of the Termination, Metal Interests in the Fund will be suspended from quotation on the AQUA market of the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) and removed from trading status after the close of trading on the Last Trading Day and wound up in accordance with Part 5C.9 of the Corporations Act and the Fund's constitution. Background In May 2018, Australia and New Zealand Banking Group Limited (ANZ), as Custodian of the Fund, notified ETFS that it would be exiting the Bullion custody business and would be terminating the Custody Agreements with the Fund. Following that notification, the Responsible Entity undertook a review of the Fund and determined that it would be in the best interests of Holders to terminate the Fund.ETFS has decided to provide Holders with 17 trading days’ notice of its intention to terminate the Fund. This communication outlines the steps that will be taken to affect the Termination of the Fund and seeks to inform you as to what action you may take. Important dates Set out below are a summary of the key dates relating to the Termination. ...
GOLD has nearly $600 AUM with return of 6.07 percent in latest six months Investor support grows for EURO STOXX 50® (ESTX) with annual gain of nearly 16.7 percent while six-month gains of 11.28 percent for TECH and 8.74 percent for ROBO SYDNEY, April 27 - ETF Securities Australia is pleased to announce that assets under management has reached $1 billion as investors continue to look for easy, transparent and low-cost access to a range of asset classes as they build their portfolios. Founded by Australian philanthropist Graham Tuckwell, ETF Securities created the first commodity ETF with a gold exchange traded fund when launched which allowed investors to get exposure to the precious metal that investors seek out as a defensive asset in times of crisis. ...
ETFS Management (AUS) Limited (ETFS) wishes to inform investors that on 6 March 2018 it resolved for a number of its funds (as listed below), where eligible, to enter into the new ‘Attribution Managed Investment Trust’ regime (AMIT Regime). The AMIT Regime was enacted by the Tax Laws Amendment (A New Tax System for Managed Investment Trusts) Act 2016. The Board of ETFS has resolved that entry into the AMIT Regime is in the best interest of unitholders (for funds that are eligible). ETFS will continue to distribute income and components to unitholders using the same overriding principles, but with the additional flexibility and certainty that the AMIT Regime provides. The election has been made in respect of the following funds: ETFS S&P/ASX 100 ETF (ARSN: 605 618 577 / ASX Code ZOZI) ETFS S&P/ASX 300 High Yield Plus ETF (ARSN: 605 617 963 / ASX Code ZYAU) ...
SYDNEY, SEPTEMBER 14 – ETF Securities Australia, part of the ETF Securities Group, has created the first exchange traded fund (ETF) in Australia giving investors access to global companies focusing on robotics, automation and artificial intelligence (AI) technologies. ETFS has teamed up with US based specialist robotics and automation index and research provider ROBO Global to launch the ETFS ROBO Global Robotics and Automation ETF (ASX code: ROBO). ROBO will track the ROBO Global Robotics and Automation Index (RAAI) and is expected to begin trading on the Australian Securities Exchange on September 2017. “The robotics and automation industries are part of a global megatrend which is expected to outperform the broader market in coming decades,” said Kris Walesby, Head of ETF Securities Australia. “ROBO Global is the pioneer in this area, having created the first robotics and automation ETF on the NASDAQ in 2013, and continues to work with a strategic advisory team including leading robotics experts. “We’re excited to be partnering with them to offer local investors a unique opportunity to buy into a spread of transformational technologies which might otherwise be challenging to invest in.”     ...
The technology sector is globally the second largest and fastest growing sector but is significantly under-represented in Australian investor portfolios. ETFS Morningstar Global Technology ETF (ASX Code: TECH) which launched recently on the Australian Stock Exchange (ASX) marks the first opportunity for Australian investors to tap into a locally domiciled, broad-based, pure technology ETF. Fund MER 0.45% p.a. Key Features Provides investors with access to the world's top technology companies including Apple, Alphabet (Google), Facebook, Oracle and Microsoft ...