Why invest in Krugerrands?

Krugerrand – a practical and classical coin. Still the best way to own gold since 1967. Krugerrands are commonly known to act as a barrier against economic uncertainties, currency devaluations and severe downturn in shares and stocks.

Specifications 1oz 1/2oz 1/4 oz 1/10 oz
Gold Content (oz) 1.0 0.5 0.25 0.10
Weight (g)31.103 15.55 7.776 3.110
(g) 33.930 16.965 8.482 3.393
Fineness * (carat) 22222222
Diameter ** (mm) 32.77 27.07 22.06 16.55
Thickness ** (mm) 2.84 2.215 1.888 1.35

The Krugerrand

As an internationally trusted commodity, having often pro- vided financial security for personal wealth, Krugerrands remain one of the most successful of all modern bullion issues. Not only are Krugerrand’s durable and minted in 22 Carat Gold, but they are the easiest form of gold to transport and trade. Krugerrands are the most widely held gold bullion coins in the world – with more than 60 million sold.

Bullion vs Proof

Bullion Coins

  • Linked to the gold price, legal tender
  • Unlimited supply (mass produced)

  • Quality: shiny finish
  • Year of manufacturing stated on coin
  • Minted in large quantities

Proof Coins

  • Not linked to the gold price
  • Limited supply each year
  • Quality: matt finish and shiny background
  • Certificate of authenticity issued with year of manufacturing and mintage
  • Year of manufacturing stated on coin
  • Price linked to rarity