ETF Securities has launched multi-currency versions of its most popular exchange traded commodities (ETCs) on the London Stock Exchange (LSE). The launch will give UK investors the chance to buy shares in the selected ETCs in UK sterling as well as US...
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ETF Securities is launching nine new exchange traded commodities (ETCs) on the London Stock Exchange (LSE) tomorrow, as investor appetite grows for exposure to the commodities bull-run.
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