MUFG Americas Holdings Corp lifted its position in SPDR Gold Shares (NYSEARCA:GLD) by 21.2% in the third quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 20,375 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after buying an additional 3,570 shares during the quarter. MUFG Americas Holdings Corp’s holdings in SPDR Gold Shares were worth $2,477,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

Several other institutional investors have also recently modified their holdings of GLD. BlackRock Inc. raised its stake in SPDR Gold Shares by 9.4% during the 2nd quarter. BlackRock Inc. now owns 18,604,275 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $2,195,677,000 after purchasing an additional 1,600,262 shares during the last quarter. FMR LLC raised its stake in SPDR Gold Shares by 49.6% during the 2nd quarter. FMR LLC now owns 4,742,502 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $559,710,000 after purchasing an additional 1,572,655 shares during the last quarter. CI Investments Inc. raised its stake in SPDR Gold Shares by 442.2% during the 3rd quarter. CI Investments Inc. now owns 1,449,429 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $176,222,000 after purchasing an additional 1,182,100 shares during the last quarter. First Eagle Investment Management LLC raised its stake in SPDR Gold Shares by 17.3% during the 3rd quarter. First Eagle Investment Management LLC now owns 6,299,803 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $765,930,000 after purchasing an additional 928,321 shares during the last quarter. Finally, SG Americas Securities LLC raised its stake in SPDR Gold Shares by 2,834.6% during the 2nd quarter. SG Americas Securities LLC now owns 655,169 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $77,323,000 after purchasing an additional 632,843 shares during the last quarter.

Shares of SPDR Gold Shares (NYSEARCA:GLD) traded up $0.49 during trading on Friday, reaching $121.59. 13,007,392 shares of the company’s stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 7,437,985. SPDR Gold Shares has a 12-month low of $107.00 and a 12-month high of $128.32.

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About SPDR Gold Shares

SPDR Gold Trust (the Trust) is an investment trust. The investment objective of the Trust is for the Shares to reflect the performance of the price of gold bullion, less the Trust’s expenses. The Trust’s business activity is the investment of gold. The Trust creates and redeems Shares from time to time, but in one or more Baskets (a Basket equals a block of 100,000 Shares).

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for SPDR Gold Shares (NYSEARCA:GLD)

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