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The latest Super Pit 5oz and 1oz Gold Bullion Coins offer investors an opportunity to acquire gold mined exclusively from one of Australia’s oldest and most prolific mines.
Meet our Analyst Responsible Sourcing
In order to support ESG compliance at The Perth Mint, we’ve appointed Analyst Responsible Sourcing Weiwei Zhu. We asked Weiwei a few questions about her role. Read more here...
Eight questions to ask before investing in gold
Diversification helps investors smooth out their returns during the ups and downs of financial markets. We explain how.
Precious metals investing for beginners
The Perth Mint's overview of investment in precious metals for beginners.
New talent for Project Engineering team
The Project Engineering team at The Perth Mint Refinery is tackling an exciting programme of works. The team will upgrade, automate and enhance our infrastructure to improve sustainability and increase output. Find out more about our talented new recruits brining this all together.
Bullion faces headwinds as demand dip extends into August
Starting August at a little over USD 1,960, gold’s downward trend during the early part of the month was driven by a stronger US dollar and higher yields. But how did silver fare in August? Find out here...
Bullion demand takes a break as gold and silver price rally in July
Early July gold traded in a narrow range until the release of June US CPI data which registered its smallest rise in two years. Changing the mood and tempo of gold trading, the announcement triggered a sharp and sustained rally. Read more here...
How are spot prices determined?
It’s important investors understand how the value of their holdings is established. Most marketplace trading hinges on what is known as the spot price. But how are spot prices determined? Find out more here...
Gold mid-year outlook 2023
According to the World Gold Council, developed market central banks are nearing the end of their tightening cycles. But what does this mean for the price of gold? Find out more here.
The gold market structure and size
According to the World Gold Council, an estimated 209,000 tonnes of gold have been mined throughout history. Find out the size and structure of the market.
Perth Mint gold bullion sales hold firm as prices slide
Gold’s steady price slide over the month of June presented a buying opportunity for our clients, resulting in a 0.3% increase in sales over the previous month. But where did silver sales end up? Find out more here...