This is a pre-owned 500g Palladium bar from the Swiss refiner Argor-Heraeus. The bar contains 500g (16.075 troy ounces) of 999.5 fine palladium.
The Argor-Heraeus Group, founded in 1951, is one of the world’s most important processors of precious metals. Their main production facility is based in Mendrisio (Ticino, Switzerland), where they refine silver, gold, platinum and palladium in addition to producing investment grade bars for wholesale and retail markets. They also have international branch offices in Germany, Italy and Chile.
The global technology company Heraeus aquired Argor-Heraeus (Argor) in April 2017 through its global business unit, Heraeus Precious Metals (HPM).
Value Added Tax is payable on new palladium bars and coins in the UK and most states within the European Union, as it is for silver and platinum bullion. The only exemption from this is for investment gold, which is exempt from VAT in the EU.
For secondary market bullion, VAT is added on to the profit margin of the bars/coins, making secondary market bullion a better invesment over new bar or coins. We have an explainer for special scheme silver which is also applicable to palladium.
|Weight / Size||500 Gram|
|Fineness / Carat||0.9995|
|Mint / Brand||Heraeus|
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Bullion coins are provided as is and on occasion may have some minor scratches or edge knocks. These are not regarded as faulty or damaged goods as their gold content and value as a bullion coin is not affected. Any coin sold for a value less than a 180% intrinsic is considered a bullion coin.
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