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No Safe Haven: Silver, Gold ETFs the Worst Performing Funds in the Past Three Months

Gold and silver funds, along with developing markets like Turkey and Pakistan, had the worst returns during the past three months.

Data based on three-month returns as of May 20, 2019. 

Excludes leverage and inverse ETFs. Minimum $5 million in net assets.


Aniket Ullal is the founder and CEO of First Bridge Data, a provider of independent ETF data and analytics to institutional clients. Previously he had product management responsibility for S&P’s U.S. indices, including the widely followed S&P 500 and S&P/Case-Shiller indices. He is the author of ETF Investment Strategies (McGraw-Hill; 2013).

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