Tag: Gold sovereign

  • New sovereign are reddish and new Gold Sovereigns are more Yellow, Why?

    Reading Time: < 1 minute Newer gold sovereigns exhibit a more pronounced yellow hue compared to their older counterparts. This distinction arises from the shift in composition: post-2000 sovereigns incorporate a higher proportion of copper as the primary alloy, resulting in a rose gold appearance, whereas older sovereigns boasted a higher concentration of silver, lending…

  • Hey, fellow Brit here! Where’s the go-to spot to snag some physical gold in the UK?

    Reading Time: 3 minutes Hey folks, thinking about diversifying and dipping my toes into physical assets. Any thoughts on where to grab some legit physical gold? I’ve used bullionbypost.com before, but keen to check out other options for both gold and silver. Any recommendations for trustworthy online dealers and what key things I should keep…

  • Comparing Purchasing Gold Using a Credit Card versus Bank Wire.

    Reading Time: 2 minutes In 2021, I owned 3 ounces of PAMP products, including 1 oz Credit Suisse and 1 oz Valcambi, both new with assay. Unfortunately, I sold them at the end of the year with the intention of potentially using the proceeds to buy a house that I ultimately did not choose. Looking…

  • Surge in Investor Interest: Royal Mint’s 7% Uptick Fueled by ‘Fractional’ Products

    Reading Time: 2 minutes Sunnary The Royal Mint’s 7% surge in investor interest reflects a broader trend of seeking stability in precious metals amidst economic uncertainties. The Mint’s focus on offering diverse investment avenues, particularly ‘fractional’ products, has resonated well across various investment thresholds. As global economic conditions remain uncertain, gold investments continue to offer…

  • Best value gold sovereign: Which one to buy.

    Reading Time: 5 minutes The term “gold sovereign” typically refers to a specific 22K British gold coin with a face value of £1. However, the confusion arises because people often use “sovereign coins” as a general term when referring to any coin minted by a sovereign nation. This distinction blurs further when bullion dealers like…

  • List of bullion coins by country.

    Reading Time: 11 minutes Understanding Bullion Coins: Bullion coins have a rich history spanning millennia, initially serving as primary currency but now assuming roles as collectibles and investment assets within the international fiat currency system. Collectors prize bullion coins for their rarity and visual appeal, often driving their value above the intrinsic worth of the…