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10 Years On. The Gold ETF that Spawned a $200 Billion Industry - Nik Bienkowski, Boost ETP

Tuesday, April 30, 2013

Nik Bienkowski looks back on the history of the Exchange Traded Fund Industry and considers the way in which it has changed how investors think about gold and commodities.  

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Nik Bienkowski, Co-Founder 
of Boost ETP. Nik is a leading specialist in Exchange Traded Products (ETPs) with over 10 years’ experience in the sector. Nik joined a boutique firm in 2002 headed by Graham Tuckwell, where he became the third member of the team which created the world’s first gold ETP on 28 March 2003, Gold Bullion Securities. Nik then helped Graham found ETF Securities Limited where he helped to manage the business from incorporation to over 70 people and $22billion in AUM by October 2010. Since leaving ETF Securities, Nik cofounded Boost ETP, a specialist provider of short and leverage ETPs.