The Royal Canadian Mint undergoes an annual audit by the Government of Canada’s Office of the Auditor General. OneGold and TradeWindMarkets performs a daily reconciliation of the balances on the Distributed Ledger and the balance in the OneGold account. At all times, OneGold will have a pooled metals position that exceeds the ownership interest of its customers. The Royal Canadian Mint confirms OneGold’s metal ownership. The blockchain ensures that OneGold has a sufficient metals position before posting a transaction.