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Please note: The Frank Talk articles listed below contain historical material. The data provided was current at the time of publication. For current information regarding any of the funds mentioned in these presentations, please visit the appropriate fund performance page.

How Gold Got Its Groove Back
How Gold Got Its Groove Back
January 11, 2016

Who says gold lost its appeal as a safe haven asset? After five straight positive trading sessions last week, the yellow metal climbed above $1,100, its highest level in nine weeks...

Franco-Nevada: Royalty of the Gold Industry
Franco-Nevada: Royalty of the Gold Industry
January 6, 2016

In 1983, my friends and early mentors Seymour Schulich and Pierre Lassonde founded Franco-Nevada Mining, the world’s first gold royalty company...

Hope for the New Year: 3 Asset Classes for 2016
Hope for the New Year: 3 Asset Classes for 2016
January 4, 2016

Earlier, I reflected back on 2015 by revisiting the 10 most popular posts of the year. Today I’d like to look ahead to 2016...

Christmas Edition: 2015 in Review
Christmas Edition: 2015 in Review
December 28, 2015

Christmas is my favorite holiday, as I’m sure it is for many of you reading this. We probably all agree that 2015 had more than its fair...

An Illustrated Timeline of the Gold Standard in the U.S.
An Illustrated Timeline of the Gold Standard in the U.S.
December 8, 2015

Ever since the U.S. left the gold standard for good in 1971, some politicians and investors have called for its return...

Sweden Declares War on Cash, Punishes Savers with Negative Interest Rates
Sweden Declares War on Cash, Punishes Savers with Negative Interest Rates
December 7, 2015

Among the endangered species in Sweden are the gray wolf, European otter—and cash. Back in June, I shared...

Why Argentina’s New Leader Is Good for Latin America and Global Investors
Why Argentina’s New Leader Is Good for Latin America and Global Investors
November 30, 2015

It might be hard to believe now, but Argentina once ranked among the top 10 wealthiest nations in the world, following the United Kingdom, United States and Australia...

What We’re Paying Attention to Following the Paris Attacks
What We’re Paying Attention to Following the Paris Attacks
November 23, 2015

Ten days ago, 129 lives were brutally cut short when assailants affiliated with the terrorist group ISIS, also known as the Islamic State...

The Bullish Case for Aussie Gold
The Bullish Case for Aussie Gold
November 16, 2015

On Thursday of last week, I arrived back in the States after spending two weeks globetrotting and attending international investing conferences...

Follow the Leaders: Learning from ETFs, BCA and the New PM
Follow the Leaders: Learning from ETFs, BCA and the New PM
October 26, 2015

Last Thursday I had the pleasure of attending an intensive daylong ETF conference in Austin, just up the road from our office in San Antonio...

Net Asset Value
as of 10/21/2019

Global Resources Fund PSPFX $4.30 0.01 Gold and Precious Metals Fund USERX $8.47 -0.16 World Precious Minerals Fund UNWPX $3.00 -0.03 China Region Fund USCOX $8.89 0.07 Emerging Europe Fund EUROX $7.08 0.03 All American Equity Fund GBTFX $24.84 0.15 Holmes Macro Trends Fund MEGAX $16.89 0.25 Near-Term Tax Free Fund NEARX $2.22 No Change U.S. Government Securities Ultra-Short Bond Fund UGSDX $2.00 No Change