Why invest in gold

For centuries, gold has been the safe haven investment choice for many people.

With the investment landscape being as complex as it is, there has never been a better time to put gold in the mix.

Portfolio resilience

With hundreds of years of proven resilience to market conditions, gold provides investors with a strong backbone for their portfolio.

Unlock your investing potential by backing yourself with gold.

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Proven performance

Did you know if you invested AUD 10,000 in 2002, you would have almost AUD 47,720 by end of March 2022? Gold has historically offered strong returns. In fact, gold has outperformed most asset classes long-term, including the ASX 200.

Figures correct as at 31 March 2022.

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Flexibility and ease

In today's market, gold is incredibly easy to buy and sell. The hassle of storing physical gold bars is long gone with a multitude of investment options with The Perth Mint.

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Why invest with The Perth Mint

We have been refining gold and other precious metals since 1899

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Global reputation for quality and purity of our products

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 We store more than AUD 6 billion worth of gold and silver for our clients around the world.

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Dedicated to ethically sourced precious metals
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Owned by the Government of WA with all precious metals holdings bound by a constitutional guarantee.

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[1] World Gold Council, 31 January 2023.

[2] World Gold Council, 20 January 2022.