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Why Invest with The Royal Mint?

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Why Invest?

There are a multitude of different economic reasons to invest in gold, silver or platinum bullion. The most powerful, though, is that precious metals have an amazing ability to hold their value over time, especially in market conditions when other securities and investments prove to be less than completely inflation-proof.

Even if the relative value of your currency of choice changes, gold, silver and platinum have an absolute value. Their price may fluctuate, but the amount of goods or services an ounce of each will buy has stayed remarkably steady over time, in boom or bust, through recession or expansion. This is why so many currencies over the centuries have been either minted from these precious metals, or been based on the amount of bullion actually held in that country’s vaults.



Capital Gains Tax on Bullion explained

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VAT on Bullion

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Which investment is right for you

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Everything you need to know about investing in precious metals


Explore your options

Whether you’re new to bullion or an experienced precious metals investor, we have a range of investment options to suit you.

Gold investments

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Silver Investments

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Platinum Investments

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Investing with The Royal Mint


Sign Up

It takes less than 10 minutes to sign up for a bullion account


Fund your account

Simply top up your account by debit card or bank transfer


Purchase Bullion

Investing in physical and digital gold has never been easier


Sell your bullion

Our buy-back service allows you to sell your gold, silver or platinum to us

It's easy to get started. Simply create an account and start investing in bullion right away.

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Start Saving in Gold with The Royal Mint Today

Open a savings account with The Royal Mint today and begin saving in gold from as little as £25.00

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Buying Gold Safely

Buying Gold Safely

An Introduction to Gold Investment

Introduction to Gold

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introduction to investing in platinum

Introduction to platinum

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Monthly Market Roundups

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