How to buy iShares Physical Gold ETC ETF

Want to invest in SGLN? Here's how.

How to buy iShares Physical Gold ETF units Step-by-step instructions

iShares Physical Gold ETC (SGLN) is an exchange traded fund (ETF) that is provided by iShares and listed on the London Stock Exchange (LSE). The real time open price is 3563p. Find out how to buy this ETF below.

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How to buy the iShares Physical Gold ETC ETF

  1. Choose a platform. If you're a beginner, our share-dealing table below can help you choose.
  2. Open your account. You'll need your ID, bank details and national insurance number.
  3. Confirm your payment details. You'll need to fund your account with a bank transfer, debit card or credit card.
  4. Search for the ETF ticker: SGLN in this case.
  5. Research SGLN. Make sure it fits your investing strategy.
  6. Buy your SGLN ETF. It's that simple.
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SGLN share price

Use our graph to track the performance of iShares Physical Gold ETC over time.

iShares Physical Gold ETC price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of 3555p from 2024-06-18

1 week (2024-06-11) 0.68%
1 month (2024-05-17) -3.51%
3 months (2024-03-19) 7.86%
6 months (2023-12-19) 13.87%
1 year (2023-06-19) 19.70%
2 years (2022-06-17) 20.84%
3 years (2021-06-18) 42.31%
5 years (2019-06-19) 70.46%

iShares Physical Gold ETC share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, iShares Physical Gold ETC ETF's units have ranged in value from as little as 2884p up to 3800p. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

Beta is a measure of volatility in relation to the market. The market (LSE average) beta is 1, while iShares Physical Gold ETC ETF's is 0. This would suggest that the iShares Physical Gold ETC is less volatile than average (for this exchange).

iShares Physical Gold ETC quick overview

Information updated at 2024-06-15.
Dividend paying frequency N/A
Dividend yield 0%
Maximum annual management charge 0.00
Ongoing charge 0.1300
Date ongoing charge 1 June 2023
Net expense ratio 0.00250
Annual holdings turnover 0.00000
Total assets 14790760000.00
Average market capitalisation No Data

iShares Physical Gold ETC objective

iShares physically-backed Exchange Traded Commodities (iShares Physical ETCs) are series of secured metal-linked debt securities that trade on one or more regulated exchanges and offer investors easily accessible, liquid and transparent exposure to physical precious metals. iShares Physical ETCs provide investors with exposure to the performance of individual precious metals without the need to take physical delivery or trade commodity futures contracts. The iShares Physical Gold ETC seeks to track the day-to-day movement of the price of gold, less fees, by holding gold bullion. The gold bullion backs the securities issued and is valued daily at the London PM fix price. The gold bullion is held as allocated gold bars with the custodian, JPMorgan. State Street acts as the Trustee. iShares Physical ETCs are exchange traded commodities and are neither funds nor exchange traded funds.

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All investing should be regarded as longer term. The value of your investments can go up and down, and you may get back less than you invest. Past performance is no guarantee of future results. If you’re not sure which investments are right for you, please seek out a financial adviser. Capital at risk.

Frequently asked questions

Does iShares Physical Gold ETC pay dividends?
No, SGLN doesn't pay out dividends.

All investing should be regarded as longer term. The value of your investments can go up and down, and you may get back less than you invest. Past performance is no guarantee of future results. If you’re not sure which investments are right for you, please seek out a financial adviser. Capital at risk.

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