iShares Gold (CH) ISIN CH0104136236, Ticker CSGOLD

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  • This fund does only have marketing distribution rights for Switzerland.

Strategy of iShares Gold (CH)

Investment strategy

The gold spot price is the price of gold in US Dollar according to London Bullion market fixing at any given time.


Gold (6)

Precious Metals (20)


GBP 116.92
87.52 52 weeks low/high 123.80
52 weeks low/high

Risk and fees of iShares Gold (CH)


GBP 370 m
Fund size
Fund size category


Physical (Physically backed)
Legal structure ETF
Strategy risk Long-only
Fund currency USD

Currency risk

Currency unhedged
Volatility 1 year (in GBP) 12.32% Risk category
Inception Date 05 October 2009
Maximum drawdown
since inception (in USD)
Maximum drawdown period 96 Months


0.30% p.a.
Total expense ratio
0.00% Compare 0.95%
Compare (Precious Metals)

Dividend/ Taxes

Distribution policy Accumulating
Distribution frequency -
Fund domicile Switzerland

Legal structure

Fund Structure Contractual Fund
UCITS compliance No
Fund Provider iShares
Administrator State Street Bank International GmbH, Munich, Zurich Branch
Investment Advisor
Custodian Bank State Street Bank International GmbH, Munich, Zurich Branch
Revision Company Deloitte
Fiscal Year End 31 May
Swiss representative -
Swiss paying agent State Street Bank International GmbH, Munich, Zurich Branch

Tax Status

Germany Tax intransparent
Switzerland ESTV Reporting
Austria Non-Tax Reporting Fund
UK UK Reporting
EU Savings Directive -

Replication, swap, securities lending

Indextype Price index
Swap counterparty
Collateral manager
Securities lending No
Securities lending counterparty

Performance of iShares Gold (CH)


1 year: 31.47%
Performance (incl. dividend)
Return in:
YTD 2018 2017 2016 2015
20.29% 4.08% 1.57% 31.09% -7.21%
1 month 3 months 6 months 1 year 3 years
-3.11% 13.23% 22.39% 31.47% 20.46%

Description of iShares Gold (CH)

The iShares Gold (CH) invests in Gold.

The total expense ratio amounts to 0.30% p.a.. The ETF replicates the performance of the underlying index with a collateralised debt obligation which is backed by physical holdings of the precious metal. The iShares Gold (CH) has 370m GBP assets under management. The ETF is older than 5 years and is domiciled in Switzerland.

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