Compare the prices of gold Britannia coins which are available at low premiums making them ideal for investment. Minted by The Royal Mint, they are VAT-free and are exempt from Capital Gains Tax due to being UK legal tender.
Gold Britannias were first minted in 1987 and feature the standing Britannia design on the reverse side, and the portrait of the current reigning monarch on the obverse side. These coins come in various sizes, with the one ounce coin being the most common. The gold used in Gold Britannias has a purity of at least 916.7 parts per thousand, making it ideal for investment. With a face value of 100 pounds, these coins are legal tender in the UK. However, the value of a Gold Britannia is primarily based on the market value of the gold it contains, which can fluctuate.
Gold Britannias are sought after by collectors and investors due to their attractive design. They may also be a more affordable option for investors compared to other gold coins.