Shane Bissett of the Royal Mint talks to Declan Cosgrove of Gold Made Simple about what makes The Royal Mint unique in the bullion market, and what constitutes The Royal Mint’s 2013 bullion offering.
The Royal Mint has strengthened its offering to the global bullion market with an enhanced range of gold and silver coins, building on 1100 years of heritage. An improved specification Britannia now accompanies the world-famous Sovereign, all backed by the support of dedicated Account Management.
The Royal Mint is one of the world’s oldest companies. The Sovereign is the oldest bullion coin still manufactured to this day. However, The world’s leading export Mint is still able to bring innovation to the bullion market.
New bullion coins and storage options announce our intent to become a serious player in the market. Watch our video to find out more.
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The Royal Mint’s bullion website caters for both personal and wholesale bullion buyers.
Sales of The Royal Mint’s products have been growing fast throughout 2012, as the world’s eyes have been on Britain.
Bullion has been a part of that trend, and for 2013, The Royal Mint has developed new specification bullion products that make both Sovereign and Britannia coins a compelling choice for the bullion coin market.
Although The Royal Mint is enjoying a new focus on bullion, UK bullion coins have hundreds of years of history.
The Royal Mint’s 1,100 year history of producing fine coins make it uniquely placed to offer bullion buyers the security and reassurance that they demand.
The origin of UK bullion, The Gold Sovereign
Quality assured by Act of Parliament, the ﬁrst gold Sovereign was struck in 1489 by order of King Henry VII and took its name from the regal portrait of the Monarch that appeared on its obverse – a tradition that is observed to this day. Continue reading →