Sprott Physical Gold Trust

Sprott offers easy access to Physical Gold at a time when it's hard to find

The Sprott Physical Gold Trust (NYSE Arca: PHYS) currently holds 2,674,284 ounces of gold*. PHYS provides investors with exposure to physical gold at a time when demand is high, causing excessive premiums for coins and bars.
*As of June 30, 2021

Don’t Overpay for Gold

One ounce gold coins have been priced for $1,950 when spot gold trades for $1,777 an ounce – a 10% markup!
Gold coins
*Prices as of July 1, 2021

6 Reasons to Own the Sprott Physical Gold Trust (NYSE Arca: PHYS)

1. Fully Allocated Gold

The Trust only holds fully allocated and unencumbered gold — no exceptions. PHYS exclusively invests in London Good Delivery ("LGD") physical gold bullion.

2. Redeemable for Metals

Unitholders can redeem their units for physical gold bullion on a monthly basis, subject to certain minimum requirements.1

3. Trustworthy Storage

The Trust's metal will be held in custody by the Royal Canadian Mint, a Federal Crown Corporation of the Government of Canada. There is no levered financial institution between the unitholders and the Trust's physical bullion and no risk of financial loss in the event of a bankruptcy or nationalization of the financial institution.

4. Potential Tax Advantage

The Trust offers a potential tax advantage for certain non-corporate U.S. investors. Gains realized on the sale of the Trust’s units can be taxed at a capital gains rate of 15%/20%2 versus the 28% collectibles rate applied to most precious metals ETFs, coins and bars.

5. Easy to Buy, Sell and Own

Trust units can be purchased on any open trading day for the New York Stock Exchange or Toronto Stock Exchange. No need for investors to handle, secure or protect the physical metal.

6. A Liquid Investment

Trust units are highly liquid, with average daily trading volume of $40 million, and can be sold on any open trading day for the New York Stock Exchange or Toronto Stock Exchange.

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Please see “Redemption of Physical Gold” in the Prospectus.
2 15% long-term capital gains tax rate for single filers earning between $40,000 to $441,450 per year; 20% long-term capital gains tax rate for married filers earning over $496,600 per year. For more details, please see Tax Information and always consult your tax accountant regarding your particular situation.

 

 

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PHYS Keep More of What You Earn

Sprott Physical Gold Trust (NYSE Arca: PHYS) offers favorable tax advantages for U.S.
non-corporate investors versus owning the gold directly or through ETFs.

PHYS Keep More of What You Earn

The Sprott Physical Gold Trust is generally exposed to the multiple risks that have been identified and described in the prospectus. Please refer to the prospectus for a description of these risks.

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 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. 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.

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