U.S. gold ETF delivers first physical bullion coins; holdings grow

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By Frank Tang
Reuters
Wednesday, July 23, 2014

NEW YORK -- Merk Gold Trust, a bullion-backed exchange-traded fund that allows its shares to be redeemed for physical gold, said on Wednesday it has made its first delivery in dozens of U.S. gold coins to an investor.

The ETF, launched by Palo Alto, California-based Merk Funds in May to offer a liquid trading product with the benefits of physical gold bullion, has accumulated 40,000 ounces in two months even in a bearish gold market. ...

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