Precious Metals

  • Right for you if you want: 
    You are looking for personal investment products

  • Precious metals are a great option to consider whether you are looking for personal investment products or the perfect keepsake. We offer you a variety of options, including:

    Coins

  • Royal Canadian Mint gold and silver maple leaf coins

  • Bar Products

  • Scotiabank branded gold and silver round bars

  • Certificates

    Purchase gold, silver or platinum through the Scotiabank certificate program. Certificates are backed by assets of the bank, not actual metal. You can always exchange the certificate for actual bars and coins of select products, or cash at your leisure.

    Minimums:
  • Gold certificate - 10oz

  • Silver certificate - 500oz

  • Platinum certificate - 10oz

  • Physical Storage of Bars

    Large physical bars can be purchased and stored in a Scotiabank vault. These bars are segregated and allocated to the Scotiabank BVI omnibus account, which are registered to a specific individual or business entity. 

    Bars Available for Storage
  • Gold bars: Kilo bar, 100oz bar, 400oz bar

  • Silver bars:1,000oz bar

  • Platinum bars:100oz bar

  • Scotiabank's precious and base metals division, ScotiaMocatta, is one of the world's largest dealers in precious metals. The Mocatta® name has been synonymous with bullion for over three centuries. As one of the world's top bullion dealers, ScotiaMocatta is a global full-service organization that provides hedging, financing, and physical products and services.

    Ways to buy

    In a branch

    Precious metals can be ordered through your local Scotiabank branch

    Find a local branch