Sprott Physical Gold and Silver Trust
Don’t Overpay for Gold and Silver
With the recent shortage of physical gold and silver caused by the COVID-19 disruption to the global supply chain, premiums for coins and bars have risen to unprecedented levels.
For example, 1-ounce silver coins have been recently priced at $35.35 when spot silver is only $21.07 an ounce – that’s a 67.77% markup
One ounce gold coins have been priced for $2,012.39 when spot gold trades for $1,837.33 an ounce – a 9.53% markup
For investors that want to avoid these excessive premiums on gold and silver coins, the Sprott Physical Bullion Trusts are an attractive alternative.
- Only hold fully allocated, London Good Delivery Gold and Silver
- The assets of each Trust are more than 99% invested in precious metals
- Are securely vaulted and segregated at the Royal Canadian Mint
- Do not trade at excessive premiums to their net asset values
- Are redeemable for precious metals*
- Provide a potential tax advantage for U.S. non-corporate investors
- Are easy to buy and sell through the New York Stock Exchange
*Subject to minimums for each Trust
The Sprott Physical Gold and Silver Trust (CEF), is a popular, alternative way to gain exposure to precious metals. It provides the convenience of direct ownership without the costs of storage and insurance, as well as the daily liquidity of an exchange traded security.
NYSE Arca Ticker Symbol - CEF
Sprott Physical Gold and Silver Trust
For decades, investors have trusted Sprott's expertise in managing precious metals investments. In 2018, Sprott strengthened its position as a global leader by acquiring the Central Fund of Canada, one of the world's largest and most storied physical precious metals funds. Sprott Physical Gold and Silver Trust (NYSE Arca: CEF) adds another world-class option for investors to own precious metals.
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†The Trusts are closed-end funds established under the laws of the Province of Ontario in Canada. PHYS, PSLV, CEF and SPPP are available to U.S. investors by way of listings on the NYSE Arca pursuant to the U.S. Securities Exchange Act of 1934. The Trusts are not registered as investment companies under the U.S. Investment Company Act of 1940.
††SESG is a U.S. registered exchange traded fund established pursuant to the U.S. Securities Act of 1933 and is listed on the NYSE Arca.
The Sprott Physical Gold and Silver Trust is generally exposed to multiple risks that have been both identified and described in the prospectus. Please refer to the prospectus for a description of these risks. This material must be preceded or accompanied by a prospectus. For an additional copy of the prospectus please visit https://sprott.com/investment-strategies/physical-bullion-trusts/gold-and-silver/.
Precious metals investments are more volatile on a daily basis and have higher headline risk than other sectors as they tend to be more sensitive to economic data, political and regulatory events as well as underlying commodity prices. Precious metals investments have price fluctuations based on short-term dynamics partly driven by demand/supply and also by investment flows. Precious metals investments tend to react more sensitively to global events and economic data than other sectors.
Past performance is not an indication of future results. All data is in U.S. dollars unless otherwise noted. The information provided is general in nature and is provided with the understanding that it may not be relied upon as, nor considered to be tax, legal, accounting or professional advice. Readers should consult with their own accountants and/or lawyers for advice on their specific circumstances before taking any action. Sprott Asset Management LP is the investment manager to the Sprott Physical Gold and Silver Trust (the “Trust”). Important information about the Trust, including the investment objectives and strategies, applicable management fees, and expenses, is contained in the prospectus. Please read the prospectus carefully before investing. The indicated rates of return are the historical annual compounded total returns including changes in unit value and reinvestment of all distributions and do not take into account sales, redemption, distribution or operational charges or income taxes payable by any unitholder that would have reduced returns. You will usually pay brokerage fees to your dealer if you purchase or sell units of the Trusts on the Toronto Stock Exchange (“TSX”) or the New York Stock Exchange (“NYSE”). If the units are purchased or sold on the TSX or the NYSE, investors may pay more than the current net asset value when buying units or shares of the Trusts and may receive less than the current net asset value when selling them. Investment funds are not guaranteed, their values change frequently and past performance may not be repeated. The information contained herein does not constitute an offer or solicitation to anyone in the United States or in any other jurisdiction in which such an offer or solicitation is not authorized or to any person to whom it is unlawful to make such an offer or solicitation. Views expressed regarding a particular company, security, industry or market sector should not be considered an indication of trading intent of any investment funds managed by Sprott Asset Management LP. These views are not to be considered as investment advice nor should they be considered a recommendation to buy or sell.