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Think Gold Can’t Perform? Think Again. Get the Performance of Gold with GLD


2020 was a banner year for gold – maintaining historically low correlation to equities while delivering impressive returns.As investor focus now shifts to economic recovery, gold may play a key role for growing inflationary risks on the heels of stimulus and global “reopening.”

GLD is the largest gold-backed ETF in the world2


GLD at a Glance


Launched in November 2004, GLD was the first US gold-backed ETF. Its size and scale give investors optionality along with efficient and highly liquid access to the gold market.

GLD is physically backed by gold and seeks to track the price of gold bullion, less fund expenses. It may benefit investment strategies that hedge against inflation and the erosion of major currencies and trade large positions frequently.

For more information on GLD, you can view the fund details or download the factsheet.