iShares Gold Trust

NYSEARCA: IAU
$34.30
-$0.01 (0.0%)
Closing price July 1, 2022
BlackRock has announced the temporary suspension of its plan to create new shares of the iShares Gold Trust until the new shares can be registered with the SEC.
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