ETF Securities has launched two exchange-traded funds that are the first to be physically backed by platinum and palladium. The company already offers ETFs backed by gold and silver.

The ETFS Platinum Trust and the ETFS Palladium Trust funds are both backed by platinum- and palladium-allocated bullion in plate and ingot form stored in secure vaults in London and Switzerland by custodian JPMorgan Chase.

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