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Americas Mining Agenda - Frank Holmes, 05/07/17

Frank Holmes, CEO and chief investment officer at US Global Investors, rang the closing bell at the New York Stock Exchange to mark last week’s launch of the company’s new gold ETF, the US Global Go Gold and Precious Metals Miners ETF (NYSE Arca: GOAU), a significant fund with 28 current core holdings. Holmes has described the precious metals ETF market as a crowded one, “with some tough competition”. But he maintains GOAU is different, with a “liquid portfolio [with] 28 names focused on the value factors that over time outperform the market”.

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Frank Holmes, 


Frank Holmes is the CEO and chief investment officer of US Global Investors. A Mining Journal mining fund manager of the year and regular Mining Agenda contributor, he bought a controlling interest in US Global Investors in 1989 and became the firm's chief investment officer in 1999. More than 40,000 subscribers follow his weekly commentary in the award-winning Investor Alert newsletter which is read in more than 180 countries. Holmes was awarded the Huron Medal of Distinction from Huron University College in 2013, his alma mater for class of 1978. This award recognises individuals whose life achievements set an example of excellence and reflect Huron's arts and social sciences missions.

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