The Italpreziosi Mint was founded in Italy in 1984 with its headquarters located in the city of Arezzo . They are one of the main players in the production, refining and trading of precious metals in Italy and Europe, and it is the latest LBMA accredited Italian refinery (a valuable accreditation to multiple bullion exchanges). Italpreziosi combines years of tradition in precious metals, advanced technology, and state of art quality standards along with sustainability and environmental ethics. In addition to the high quality bars, ingots and other gold and silver bullion items manufactured and sold by the Mint, Italpreziosi also provides services to mines, financial institutions, jewelry manufacturers, and other types of customers.
Italpreziosi produces gold bullions and bars, delivered with advanced technology that will produce high quality and value. The bars made from Italpreziosi obey the rules dictated from LBMA, the London Bullion Market Association, and with a minimum of 350 troy ounces (about 10.9 kg) up to a maximum of 430 troy ounces (about 13.4 kg).
The purity minimum allowed is 995.0 shares per thousand of pure gold. As for the bullions, however, all the pieces are of a purity 999,9 parts per thousand of pure gold. The bars and bullions melt bearing the serial number, the mold of Italpreziosi, the purity and the weight.
All products are followed by a certificate of guarantee that it attests the various quantitative characteristics. Italpreziosi is an Associate Member of the LBMA, the London Bullion Market Association, and Member RJC Responsible Jeweler Council, with certification Code of Practices and Provenance Claim Bolt-On.