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We stock a complete range of the world's most commonly invested gold coins, brand new from the mints. All our investment coins are bullion grade, manufactured by Internationally trusted mints available at low premiums ideal for investment. Gold coins are VAT free in the UK with British gold coins proving especially popular as they are capital gains tax exempt. All our coins are available for secure vaulting or fully insured delivery direct to your door.
British Sovereign and Britannia coins are capital gains tax (CGT) free due to their status as UK legal tender. If you are a CGT paying investor or anticipate it being an issue for you in the future, then British gold coins could be the best option for you.
CGT is only payable if an individual realises a profit in excess of £11,000 in a single tax year. British gold coins tend to attract slightly higher premiums than bars and some other international
Gold coin prices and premiums vary. In general, coins attract slightly higher premiums than investment bars due to the higher associated manufacturing costs of minting coins. Despite the higher costs, buying gold coins provides a much more flexible option than larger unit size bars.
Gold coins are a highly flexible method of owning physical gold due to their convenient and widely recognised 1oz unit size. All the major international mints opt to strike the bulk of their coins in this size due to global demand. The South African Rand Refinery were the first mint to produce bullion coins (Krugerrands) in 1967 and still account for a large percentage of all global gold coin purchases, with the US Eagle and Canadian Maple and British Britannia coins also popular.
Vaulting or Delivery
All our gold bullion coins are available for secure vaulting at Brink's from only £10 per month or fully insured UK delivery direct to your front door.
Looking to speak to somebody about investing in gold coins? Call 0121 369 3000 today to discuss your investment options.