ISHARES GOLD TRUST 8-K 2010
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the
Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of Earliest Event Reported): February 9, 2010
iShares® COMEX® Gold Trust
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
c/o BlackRock Asset Management International Inc.
400 Howard Street
San Francisco, California 94105
Attn: BlackRock Institutional Trust Company, N.A.s Product Management Team
Intermediary Investor and Exchange-Traded Products Department
(Address of Principal Executive Offices)
Registrants telephone number, including area code: (415) 670-2000
Former name or former address, if changed since last report
Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions:
On February 9, 2010, BlackRock Asset Management International Inc., the sponsor of the iShares® COMEX® Gold Trust (the Trust), and The Bank of New York Mellon, the trustee of the Trust, executed the Second Amendment to the First Amended and Restated Depositary Trust Agreement fixing the transaction fee to be paid by authorized participants in connection with creations or redemptions of baskets of shares of the Trust at $500, and amending the procedure whereby such transaction fee may be varied in the future. A copy of the amendment is filed herewith as Exhibit 4.1.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this Report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
Date: February 9, 2010