Gold Sovereign

Buy full gold sovereign online today – full gold sovs is one of the most popular gold coins to buy/ invest in the United Kingdom. Gold sovereigns have been minted since 1817, and they are a favourite among collectors because of their age and rarity. Full and Half Sovereigns have also become more popular as an investment option for people looking to diversify their portfolios. The sovereign gold coins are unique because they are exempt from capital gains tax in the UK, making them a favourable asset class for investors who want to take advantage of gold’s price appreciation without paying taxes on profits they make when they sell at a later date.

What is the gold sovereign weight and purity?

Sovereign bullion coins are made of 22ct gold (916.67) and are sold on the weight of the fine gold. The current UK price of gold is reflected in our live gold spot price chart.

– The gross weight of a full gold sovereign is 7.85g and fine gold content weight of 7.32g.

– The gross weight of a gold Half-Sovereign coin is 3.99g and a fine gold content weight of 3.66g.

The Royal Mint released Double gold Sovereign in 2020 with a weight of 15.98g and fine gold content weight of 14.63g.

What is a sovereign worth? If you want to know more about what gold coins are, check out our ‘Sell Gold and Silver‘ section. You can also call us at 0121 517 0309  for an assessment of the value of your gold sovereigns – Learn why is gold so valuable and why it is worth investing in 2022.

If you are looking for more CGT-free options to diversify your portfolio then 1oz Gold Britannia will be a good place to start or if you’re interested in investing low, the Britannia silver coin is perfect because of its low investment price.

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