Depository Comparison

A comparison chart showing the features and benefits various precious metals depositories.


Locations

Privacy

Year Established

Elevation

IRA Storage

Storage Type

Number of Depositories

Square Footage

Cold Storage for Cryptocurrency Wallets

Proprietary Depository Reporting Systems

Onsite Armed Security

Onsite Full-service 

Logistics &

Fulfillment

24/7 Online Access

Insurance Underwritten

by Lloyd's of London

"Dual Control" Policies

Distance/Time from an 

International Airport

Subaccounting

Services for

Commercial Accounts

Daily Account Transaction Notification Systems 

Dealer-Retail Transactions 

 Logististics Assistqnce

Next Day Worldwide Shipments

Accreditations

Class III UL-Rated Vaults

Items Stored

Types of Accounts

Government Oversight

Employee Experience in

precious metals industry

Purchases subject to

Sales Tax

New Castle, DE

Dallas, TX

Mississuaga, ON Canada

Private Ownership

& Record Keeping


IDS of DE - 2010

IDS of TX - 1976

IDS of CA  2012

Above ground

Segregated

3

38,000

VaultDirect Platform

14 Miles (16 min.) –

Dallas Fort Worth International Airport

-     COMEX/CME – 

       Delaware

-       London Bullion Market Assn. (LBMA) –  Delaware & Canada

-       Intercontinental

       Exchange (ICE) – Delaware

-        Investment Industry Regulatory Org. of Canada (IIROC) – Canada

-        Certified for Crypto-currency Security Standards (CSSS) - Texas

All Precious Metals and

Cold Storage for Cryptocurrency Wallets 

Individual

Dealer

Institutional Accounts

Master-Sub Accounts

IRA Custodian and IRA Investors

Collateral Lending Accounts

43 

Shiner, TX

Private Ownership
& Record Keeping


Underground

Segregated

1


74 Miles (1 hr 22 min.) – Austin-Bergstrom

International Airport

None

All Precious Metals 



Leander, TX

Government
Administration &

Record Keeping

2018

Above ground

Segregated

1

24,000

37 Miles (45 min.) – 

Austin-Bergstrom

International Airport

None

All Precious Metals

Individual

Family Offices

Mining Companies


State of Texas

Subcontractors