Welcome to Gold Investments, one of the UK’s oldest and most trusted gold bullion dealers. With over 50 years of experience, we have proudly served thousands of clients, offering a seamless and secure platform to buy and sell precious metals.

We specialise in gold bullion, providing you with a diverse range of gold products, including ingots, gold coins such as the iconic Gold Eagle and Gold Maple, and bullion bars. Our competitive pricing ensures that you get the best value for your investment.

But what exactly is gold bullion? Gold bullion refers to pure gold as bars or coins typically used for investment purposes. These physical assets hold intrinsic value and serve as a reliable store of wealth. When you invest in gold bullion, you own a tangible asset that can act as a hedge against economic uncertainties.

For expert guidance and to explore our secure storage options, contact us today at 020 7283 7752. Invest in gold bullion with confidence at Gold Investments.

Types of Gold Bullion

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When it comes to gold bars and coins, investors have a range of options to choose from. At Gold Investments, we offer a diverse selection of gold bullion products, each with unique features and advantages.

Let’s explore the different types available:

  • Gold Coins
  • Gold Bars
  • Bullion Coins
  • Gold Rounds
  • Fractional Gold

Gold Coins

Gold coins are a popular choice among investors and collectors alike. They come in various sizes and designs, with some of the most renowned options being the Gold Eagle and Gold Maple. These gold coins are highly sought after for their purity, craftsmanship, and numismatic value.

Gold Bars

Gold bars, also known as gold ingots, are another preferred form of bullion. They are typically available in various weights, ranging from small bars of one gram to larger bars weighing several ounces or kilograms. Gold bars are known for their high purity and straightforward investment appeal.

Bullion Coins

Bullion coins are legal tender coins that contain a specific weight of gold. They are produced by government mints and carry a face value, which is often lower than their intrinsic value. Examples of bullion coins include the American Gold Buffalo, Canadian Gold Maple Leaf, and South African Krugerrand.

Gold Rounds

Gold rounds are similar to coins in appearance but are not considered legal tender. They are privately minted and offer a cost-effective way to invest in gold bullion. Gold rounds often feature intricate designs and come in various sizes to suit different investment budgets.

Fractional Gold

For investors seeking smaller denominations, fractional gold provides an excellent option. These gold coins or gold bars are available in weights of less than one ounce, making them more affordable and flexible for entry-level investors or those looking to diversify their portfolios.

No matter which type of gold bullion you choose, investing in physical gold offers a tangible asset that has stood the test of time as a reliable store of wealth. At Gold Investments, we ensure that all our gold products are sourced from reputable mints and suppliers, guaranteeing their authenticity and quality.

Take advantage of our expertise and competitive pricing to build your gold bullion portfolio. Whether you prefer gold coins, gold bars, or gold rounds, our dedicated team is here to assist you every step of the way. Contact us today to start your journey towards precious metal investment.

Gold Bullion Products

At Gold Investments, we take pride in offering a wide range of gold products to cater to the diverse needs of investors. Whether you’re a seasoned investor or new to the world of precious metals, our experienced staff with over 50 years of expertise in the gold business are here to guide you.

Our inventory includes an extensive selection of gold bars, available at low premiums. Whether you’re seeking a 5g gold ingot for a special gift or aiming for a long-term investment with a 1kg gold bar, we have you covered.

Our gold bars are made of pure 24-carat gold (999.9) and are produced by reputable refiners approved by the London Bullion Market Association (LBMA), such as:

  • Heraeus
  • Metalor
  • Umicore
  • PAMP

Rest assured, all our gold bars carry the mark of quality and authenticity. We offer insured delivery for all gold bar purchases, and for added convenience, you can choose to store your gold securely in our London vaults.

In addition to gold bars, we also stock a selection of highly sought-after gold coins, perfect for investment purposes. These gold coins offer the advantage of low premiums and flexibility when it comes to realising your investment.

Gold coins are exempt from VAT in the UK, and certain gold coins, such as The Royal Mint’s Sovereign and Britannia gold coins, are also capital gains tax-free due to their legal tender status. Our gold coins are manufactured by world-renowned mints, including The Royal Mint, The South African Mint, and The Royal Canadian Mint, ensuring exceptional quality and craftsmanship.

When you purchase gold coins from us, you can enjoy insured delivery services, ensuring the safe arrival of your precious investment. If you prefer a secure storage solution, we offer the option to store your gold in our trusted London vaults.

We strive to provide a seamless and trustworthy experience for all our customers. Explore our range of gold bars and gold coins today and embark on a rewarding journey in the world of gold bullion investment.

Gold Bullion Pricing

The pricing of gold bullion bars and coins is influenced by a variety of factors that can cause fluctuations in the market. Understanding these factors is essential for investors looking to make informed decisions.

One of the primary determinants of gold prices is the value of the US dollar. When the US dollar weakens against other currencies, gold prices tend to rise. This is because investors see gold as a safe-haven asset to protect their wealth when the value of the dollar declines.

Supply and demand dynamics also play a significant role in the price of gold and silver coins and bars. While gold is relatively scarce compared to other commodities, its supply increases by only 2,000 tonnes annually. In contrast, commodities like steel are produced at a much higher rate. Any unexpected changes in supply or demand can have a significant impact on gold prices.

Political events and global uncertainties can create a surge in gold prices. During times of geopolitical tensions or economic instability, investors seek the security of gold as a safe haven, leading to an increase in demand and subsequently driving up prices.

Interest rates also influence gold prices. When interest rates are high, investors may prefer interest-bearing assets over non-interest-bearing assets like gold. Conversely, when interest rates are low, the opportunity cost of holding gold decreases, making it more attractive and potentially leading to higher prices.

It’s important to note that live gold prices can change rapidly due to market fluctuations. At Gold Investments, we provide live gold charts for research and planning purposes. Our prices for gold and silver coins and bars are also live, allowing you to make purchases at the fixed price displayed on our website.

By staying informed about the factors affecting gold pricing and utilising live price data, you can make well-informed investment decisions in the dynamic gold market. Visit our “Buy Gold” section to explore our live gold prices and begin your investment journey with Gold Investments.

How to Buy Gold Bullion?

We offer a seamless and convenient process for buying gold products. Here’s how you can purchase gold from us:

  • Live Pricing and Price Alerts: Our website provides live prices for all our gold bars and coins. Simply click on the “Purchase” tab at any time, and the displayed price will be fixed. We also offer a price limit alert system. You can set an alert, and we’ll notify you via email when your desired price is reached, giving you the opportunity to make a purchase.
  • In-Stock Availability: Rest assured that all the gold bars and coins displayed on our site are always in stock. Once you’ve made your selection, you have the option to collect your purchase from our London office or have it safely delivered to your doorstep through insured special delivery.
  • 24/7 Online Trading: Our website allows you to buy and sell gold bullion bars and coins 24 hours a day, seven days a week. However, if you prefer personalised assistance, you can call our office during our trading hours from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm. Our knowledgeable team will provide you with the live prices and assist you with your purchase.
  • Secure Payment and Storage Options: When purchasing gold, the price will be fixed, and we require payment or delivery of the gold within two working days to secure the quoted price. If you prefer secure storage, we offer the option to store your gold in our bank vaults located in the City.
  • Personalised Consultation: If you are interested in opening an account or would like to discuss your gold-buying options in person, we invite you to contact us. Our team will be happy to schedule an appointment and provide you with detailed information tailored to your needs.

At Gold Investments, we strive to make the process of buying gold as straightforward and transparent as possible. Take advantage of our live pricing, in-stock availability, and secure delivery or storage options to start your gold investment journey with us.

Selling Gold Bullion

At Gold Investments, we make selling your precious metals quick and hassle-free. Here’s how you can sell your gold with us:

  • Live Pricing: As with silver coins and bars, the prices of all our gold bullion bars and coins are listed live on our website. When you decide to sell, simply click on the “Sales” tab, and the price will be fixed at that point. Our live pricing ensures transparency and allows you to make informed decisions.
  • Price Limit Alert System: To make selling even more convenient, we offer a price limit alert system. You can set a specific price at which you would like to sell your gold, and our system will automatically email you when that price is reached. This feature helps you stay updated and capitalise on favourable market conditions.
  • Secure Delivery or In-Person Visit: Once you have decided to sell, you have two options. You can securely post your gold or silver coins and bars to us using insured special delivery, ensuring the safe transit of your valuable assets. Alternatively, you can personally visit us with your gold to complete the sale transaction.
  • Trading Hours: Our website allows selling during our trading hours, which are from 8:30 am to 6:30 pm, Monday to Friday. Please note that to sell gold online, you must be a member of our Gold Club. Membership is free to join and offers additional benefits.
  • Gold Club Benefits: The Gold Club is designed to enhance your gold investment experience. As a member, you gain access to sell your gold online, receive regular updates and e-newsletters on the gold market, access a wider range of coins in our stock, and have the chance to enter our monthly prize draw. You can also view bespoke graphs that show the real-time performance of your gold investments.

Joining the Gold Club is quick and free, allowing you to unlock a range of exclusive benefits and resources to optimise your gold investment portfolio.

Gold Bullion Authentication

We understand the importance of ensuring the authenticity of precious metals. When investing in precious metals, it is crucial to verify the authenticity of the products you purchase. That’s why we take stringent measures to authenticate all the gold bullion we offer.

We source our gold coins, gold bars, silver coins, and silver bars from reputable and trusted suppliers who adhere to the highest industry standards. Our products are sourced from London Bullion Market Association (LBMA) approved refiners, and these refiners have a long-standing reputation for producing gold bullion of the highest quality and purity.

In addition to sourcing from reputable refiners, we also conduct thorough checks and inspections to ensure the authenticity of the gold bullion we sell, from gold bars to Gold Eagle and Gold Maple coins. Our experienced team with over 50 years of expertise in the gold business is well-versed in identifying genuine gold products and detecting any signs of counterfeit or tampering.

We utilise advanced authentication techniques, including visual inspection, weight verification, and testing methods such as using ultrasonic testers or X-ray fluorescence (XRF) analysers to verify the gold’s purity.

By following stringent authentication procedures, we strive to provide our customers with genuine and trusted gold and silver coins and bars. Your investment is our priority, and we take every measure to ensure the integrity and authenticity of the gold bullion you purchase from us.

When you choose Gold Investments, you can have confidence in the authenticity of your gold bullion, allowing you to invest with peace of mind. Trust in our commitment to delivering genuine and high-quality gold bullion, backed by our years of experience and dedication to maintaining the highest standards in the industry.

Why Choose Gold Investments?

At Gold Investments, we pride ourselves on providing a personalised service backed by over 30 years of experience and expertise in the investment markets. Led by Oliver Temple, our team serves private and institutional clients with professionalism and care.

As pioneers in embracing the Internet era, we are the only bullion house that offers the convenience of buying and selling gold online with live prices on our website. We combine the efficiency of online transactions with the same high level of professional service that sets us apart.

With the elimination of VAT on eligible gold bullion bars and coins throughout the EU, we have been at the forefront of making gold investment accessible and approachable. Our commitment to delivering a friendly and professional experience remains unwavering.

We maintain many gold and silver coins and bars in our bank vaults, ensuring immediate delivery for our valued clients. Rest assured that all quoted gold and silver coins and bars are in stock, providing you with confidence and reliability.

Choose Gold Investments as a trusted partner in your gold investment journey. Experience our personalised approach, industry knowledge, and seamless online platform, all backed by years of experience in the investment markets. Your satisfaction and success are our top priorities.

Contact Us Today

We are here to assist you with any enquiries or concerns you may have. To get in touch with our dedicated team at Gold Investments, you have multiple options available.

You can reach us directly by phone at 020 7283 7752. Our knowledgeable representatives are ready to provide personalised assistance and answer your questions regarding gold bullion investments.

If you prefer written communication, you can email us at [email protected].  Simply send us your query, and we will respond promptly with the information you need.

Alternatively, you can use the convenient contact form on our website. Just fill in the required details along with your message. We value your privacy and assure you that any information you provide will be treated with the utmost confidentiality.

No matter which method you choose, we are committed to delivering exceptional customer service and ensuring your gold investment journey is smooth and rewarding. Don’t hesitate to get in touch with us today!