by Louis Golino for Coin Week
The widely and eagerly anticipated 25th anniversary American silver eagle sets sold out on October 27 in 4 ½ hours, but large numbers of collectors were unable to place orders because of problems with the Mint’s... read more »
The biggest, heaviest, inherently the most valuable gold bullion coin in the world has been unveiled by The Perth Mint.
Weighing one tonne (32,150.7466 troy ounces) of 99.99% pure gold, the monumental coin measures nearly 80 cms wide and more... read more »
by Louis Golino for CoinWeek
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7.) Are there particular coin series or coins of a specific country or theme that tend to sell better than others?
“Yes, well designed coins and really topical series tend to sell well. These... read more »
Royal Canadian Mint’s ultra-high relief creation is the world’s first 10-kilo coin crafted of 99.999% pure gold
Vancouver, British Columbia, October 21, 2011 – The Royal Canadian Mint is proud to announce it has crafted the world’s first... read more »
Did you know that the Royal Canadian Mint’s high-tech plant in Winnipeg produces over 1 billion circulation coins every year? That’s like 20 million coins per day or 750 coins per second! Even though the Mint has produced coins... read more »
By Louis Golino for Coin Week
Ola Borgejordet is the founder and owner of Royal Scandinavian Mint (http://www.rsmint.com), a Salt Lake City, Utah company that specializes in modern world coins from almost 50 countries. It is the official North... read more »
Among many captivating themes and designs, new gold and silver coins celebrate the Diamond Jubilee of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, and the legacy of Wayne and Walter Gretzky
As Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II prepares to celebrate an unprecedented... read more »
October is proving to be another exciting month at The Perth Mint, with an immense range of highly anticipated new product releases.
The Perth Mint is proud to showcase its internationally renowned Australian Lunar Series II this month, celebrating... read more »
by Louis Golino for Coin Week
On Monday, October 3 I spoke with a representative of Talisman Coins (http://www.talismancoins.com), which is the authorized U.S. distributor of Perth Mint coins from Australia as well as those of several other... read more »
All profits from the sale of the Mint’s 2010 Poppy Remembrance Day Collector Card directed to charity
The Royal Canadian Mint is proud to announce that the sales of its 2010 25-cent poppy coin collector card have generated a donation of $100,000... read more »
13 October Vienna – The sixth and final coin of the popular “Legends of Austria” silver series will be issued today. The final Legend to be commemorated in this series commemorates a song written in 1679, “Du Lieber Augustin”, which... read more »
The Bank of China has issued two 2011 coins commemorating the 50th Anniversary of the World Wildlife Fund—30,000 Proof 10 Yuan, containing 1 oz. .999 fine silver, and 10,000 Proof 100 Yuan, containing ¼ oz. .999 fine gold. The silver coin... read more »
Making of the world’s largest gold coin, a 2007 Canadian $ 1,000.000 Maple Leaf.
This coin breaks all records: It weighs a staggering 100 kilos and measures 53 cm in diameter. But the most remarkable thing about this impressive coin, which... read more »
The Perth Mint unveils the new designs for the 2012 Australian Gold and Silver Bullion Coin Program.
Issued as Australian legal tender, these gold and silver coins are for investors who want to buy bullion and collectors who want precious... read more »
The Perth Mint is excited to release a vast selection of stunning new product releases for September.
The Perth Mint’s internationally renowned Australian Lunar Gold Proof Coin Series II and Australian Lunar Silver Proof Coin Series II are... read more »