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Top 5 Silver Investments


Looking to buy silver bullion but not sure what to invest in? Here are our top 5 bestselling silver investment products including a brief profile of each product and who buys them.


1. 1oz Silver Maple Coin
1oz Silver Maple Coin The Canadian Maple silver coin is our bestselling silver product favoured by investors seeking low margin flexible small units of silver. Silver Maples are one of the most commonly recognised bullion coins in the world and are easy to store, share and sell.

Nationality:
Canadian
Unit Size: 1oz
Manufacturer: Canadian Mint
Tax Status: 23% VAT on all silver
Purity: 99.99% pure silver

Who Buys 1oz Silver Maple Coins?
Smaller and first time investors spending from €100 - €5k. Larger investors who spend €10k plus on 500 coin Monster Boxes. Investors looking to hedge their gold investment and diversify their portfolios. Investors who are not concerned with CGT. Longer term investors.


2. 1oz Silver Britannia Coin
Royal Mint 1oz Silver Britannia Coin Silver Britannia coins are favoured with larger investors. Despite attracting slightly higher premiums than silver Maples and Eagles, Britannia coins still offer a good balance between cost and flexibility being easy to store and sell.
Nationality: British
Unit Size: 1oz
Manufacturer: The Royal Mint
Tax Status: 23% VAT on all silver.
Purity: 99.99% pure silver. Contains 1 troy ounce of pure silver. Silver Britannias made up to and including the year 2012 were made of 32.45g of 95.8% pure silver, containing exactly one ounce of pure silver.

Who Buys 1oz Silver Britannia Coins?
Investors spending €10k - €50k or more. Large investors looking to hedge their gold bullion and diversify their portfolio. Longer term investors. British investors.


3. 1kg Silver Bar

1kg Silver Bar 1 Kilo silver bars are our most popular size bar favoured by small and large investors alike providing the ideal balance between value for money and flexibility. The relatively modest value of a kilo bar meansthat they are commonly purchased in singles and doubles by smaller investors and first time investors, as well as being favoured by larger investors who prefer a mixture of unit sizes.

Nationality:
Swiss and Belgian
Unit Size: 1KG
Manufacturer: Metalor and Umicore
Tax Status: 23% VAT on all silver
Purity: 99.99% pure silver

Who Buys 1kg Silver Bars?
Smaller and first time investors spending €1k - €5k. Larger investors spending €10k - €50k plus. Investors looking to hedge their gold investment and diversify their investment portfolio. Longer term investors.


4. 1oz Silver Eagle Coin
1oz Silver Eagle Coin The American silver Eagle coin is favoured by investors seeking a good balance between cost and flexibility. The silver Eagle is easy to store and sell however, it is not a cheap way to buy silver but remains very popular due to it being one of the most commonly recognised and attractive coins in the world.

Nationality:
American
Unit Size: 1oz
Manufacturer: US Mint
Tax Status: 23% VAT on all silver
Purity: 99.99% pure silver

Who Buys 1oz Silver Eagle Coins?
Small and first time investors spending €100 - €5k. Larger investors spending €10k plus on 500 coin Monster Boxes. Large investors looking to hedge their gold and diversify their portfolio. Longer term investors.


5. 5kg Silver Bar
5kg Silver Bar 5 kilo silver bars are very popular with individuals looking to make a sizeable silver investment often purchased in 5's, 10's and 20's due to their excellent value for money. Larger investors often buy smaller unit coins and bars in addition the 5kg bars to provide an element of flexibility that the 5kg bars do not provide.


Nationality:
Belgian
Unit Size: 5KG
Manufacturer: Umicore
Tax Status: 23% VAT on all silver
Purity: 99.99% pure silver

Who Buys 5kg Silver Bars?
Larger investors spending €10k - €100k plus. Investors looking to hedge their gold and diversify their portfolio. Longer term investors. Investors who are less concerned with flexibility and more concerned with value and seeking a strong return.

Interested in gold bullion? View our Top 5 Gold Investment products .


Related Links: If you have any questions about gold bullion investment, please feel free to contact our knowledgeable and friendly team on 01 699 4396 who will be happy to talk your through any queries you may have. Alternatively, you can e-mail us on: sales@bullionbypost.ie and we will get back to you as soon as possible.