Bleyer Bullion Turns 10 Years Old

Bleyer Bullion Turns 10 Years Old

Bleyer turns 10 years old this week and we’ve been celebrating by rewarding our customers with delicious handmade chocolates with every order. To commemorate this marvelous occasion, Caroline our Managing Director decided to share a few words.

5 Interesting Facts About Investing in Rhodium

5 Interesting Facts About Investing in Rhodium

When we think of precious metals, many of us will only think of Gold and Silver. Yet Bleyer stock other precious metals as well, including Platinum, Palladium and Rhodium. Today, we’re going to focus on the rarest of them all, Rhodium. Here are some very interesting facts about this precious metal.

Glossary: Why is Gold measured in Carats?

Glossary: Why is Gold measured in Carats?

Due to gold’s rarity, people have had to come up with a standard of measurement that can determine how much gold is actually in a bar of gold. This article looks at the term ‘carat’ and why it’s used to measure gold.

15 Secret (and Ingenious) Places to Store Your Bullion at Home

15 Secret (and Ingenious) Places to Store Your Bullion at Home

If you’re an investor or collector of physical bullion bars and coins, you don’t store your precious metals offshore, then a popular method of storing your precious metals may be at home. Here are our top suggestions on ingenious places to store your bullion at home.

Series Spotlight – Gold & Silver Chinese Panda Coins

Series Spotlight – Gold & Silver Chinese Panda Coins

With the release of the latest edition of the 2019 Chinese Panda coin, we’re taking a look at the history of this The People’s Bank of China’s bullion series and the cultural significance behind this magnificent mammal. Learn more about the series in this article.

What Is Silver Stacking?

What Is Silver Stacking?

Silver stacking is a term that has grown in popularity and is now used to describe a person who accumulates small pieces of silver like coins, bars, and other hand poured silver items. This article takes a further look at what silver stacking is, and what it means to be a serious silver stacker.

Product Spotlight – Gold Sovereigns

Product Spotlight – Gold Sovereigns

This week we are going to shine the spotlight on a truly remarkable and continuously popular small gold coin – the British Gold Sovereign. Learn more about why this is one of our favourite bullion coins in our article.

How Gold Value Has Increased in 50 years

How Gold Value Has Increased in 50 years

We continue to meet the varying needs of clients wanting to flexibly hold a proportion of their wealth in this ancient and trusted form. But how has the value of Gold changed in the last 50 years? Learn more in our blog.

Top 3 Bullion Gift Ideas For Christmas

Top 3 Bullion Gift Ideas For Christmas

Here’s our solution to gifting unique, quirky and of-value gifts, which will be appreciated and admired by people you’re struggling to buy gifts for. Here are our top 3 bullion gift ideas for Christmas

Why Do We Value Gold?

Why Do We Value Gold?

Gold has been the currency of choice for thousands of years, but why? In this article, we explore why we value gold and what it is that makes it so desirable.

What is the Gold Standard?

What is the Gold Standard?

Gold has been at the centre of our economy for thousands of years, a currency like no other. We’ve put together this brief guide explaining what the gold standard is and was, so that you can see the history of your investments.

How to Store & Hide Gold at Home

How to Store & Hide Gold at Home

While it’s probably best to store your gold at a bank in a safe deposit box, there are also alternative methods to store and hide gold at home. Find out some popular ways in this article.

Glossary: What Are Interest Rates and Why Do They Rise?

Glossary: What Are Interest Rates and Why Do They Rise?

Interest rates play a part in all of our lives, whether we like it or not. But what are interest rates and why do they rise and fall? This week’s article explores this principle in more detail. We look at the main factors affecting interest rate rises and the implications of this on precious metal prices.

Internal Precious Metal Factors That Influence Market Sentiment

Internal Precious Metal Factors That Influence Market Sentiment

This week, we’re focusing on two internal factors currently affecting precious metals sentiment. Firstly, what really matters – you. And secondly, the qualities and inherent issues within the Gold and Silver markets itself, regardless of what the world is up to.

8 Reasons To Keep Your Eye on Gold and Silver

8 Reasons To Keep Your Eye on Gold and Silver

This week’s article looks at 8 top things affecting gold and silver prices right now including; geo-political events, price patterns, interest rates, central bank commentary and other commodity fundamentals.

Glossary: What Do We Mean By Spot Price?

Glossary: What Do We Mean By Spot Price?

In this article, we’ll be looking at the term ‘spot price’; what this is, why investors use these to secure purchases of commodities and contracts, and how this relates specifically to precious metals.

Is Silver About to Rally?

Is Silver About to Rally?

There have been lots happening with silver lately. Let’s shine the spotlight on gold’s little sister. We take a look at a couple of news sources and present their research to find out what’s actually been happening.

Glossary: Why do Investors use Fundamentals?

Glossary: Why do Investors use Fundamentals?

We’ll be looking at ‘fundamentals’ and why investors use these to predict future prices in markets. It’s important to understand what a fundamental is and how to best use them for your investment strategy.