by Louis Golino for CoinWeek
On December 13 Vice President Biden and Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner announced that the presidential dollar coin program will be suspended immediately, which they claim will result in a savings of $50 million... read more »
December 14, 2011 – The Austrian Mint will issue the first coin of 2012 today. The coin celebrates 200 years of the “Society of Music Friends, in Vienna”.
This coin also marks the return of the classic coinage metal of copper, which was... read more »
Taking place Jan. 5-10 at the Orlando County Convention Center; featuring the Roger H. Durand Santa Claus Notes Collection, along with a wide variety of United States Currency and World notes
DALLAS, TX – The Honorable William H. Kelly Collection... read more »
from Ben Traynor
Tuesday 13 December, 08:30 EDT
Gold “Remains Under Pressure” as Banks “Forced to Sell Crown Jewels” to Raise Dollars, But Physical Demand for Gold “Responding to Pull Back in Prices”
U.S.... read more »
By Barry Stuppler – MintStateGold.com
After yesterday’s sizeable correction in the price of gold, last night we saw active trading in Asia with gold reaching a $1,654 low before seeing sizeable buying taking the price to $1,679.... read more »
With the reported pending $7.395 million sale of the unique 1787 Brasher Doubloon, the most valuable certified United States gold, silver and copper coins are in Professional Coin Grading Service holders.
“The most recent national numismatic... read more »
Cory Frameton, Mexican Coin Company
Interviewer: David Lisot
Coins from south of the border are enjoying popularity with both collectors and investors. Plus these coins are some of the most beautiful ever produced. Learn more about this emerging... read more »
IOLA, Wis. (Dec. 12, 2011) – The Standard Catalog of World Coins 1601-1700 is now available from Krause Publications.
Edited by George Cuhaj and Tom Michael, this fifth edition presents some of the fastest-rising retail values for world... read more »
The annual Money Show, held in Houston, Texas at the George R. Brown Convention Center was held last week, the second week of the Holiday season. And while I didn’t really meet any people there that were looking for Holiday gifts, it... read more »
Jan. 3-8 events taking place during Orlando 2012 FUN Convention; Heritage announces Platinum Night across two evenings for the first time; The Dr. and Mrs. Steven L. Duckor Collection, Harvey B. Jacobson, Jr. Collection headline important collections... read more »
Commentary By Louis Golino for CoinWeek
In a recent online comment Numismatic News editor David Harper suggested that it was time to “dial down the rhetoric” when it comes to how coin collectors view the Mint.
Mr. Harper asked “Has Mint... read more »
CoinWeek.com host David Lisot interviews participants at the Money Show of the Southwest in Houston, Texas to find out what “cool” coins or bank notes they have in stock. See some of the most interesting and beautiful numismatic... read more »
(Willowbrook, Illinois) — The President of the Professional Numismatists Guild, Jeffrey Bernberg, predicts the 2012 market for “mega-rarity” coins will continue to be strong and the popularity of modern issues and mid-to-upper... read more »
from Ben Traynor
Monday 12 December, 09:00 EDT
“Funding Stresses” as Gold Plummets, European Summit Deal “Shows a Lack of Progress”, MF Global Fallout Causes Confusion Over Who Owns Gold Bars
SPOT MARKET... read more »
Blanchard and Company places world’s most valuable gold coin – the Brasher Doubloon for a record $7.395 million
Blanchard and Company, Inc. has placed the world’s most valuable rare gold coin for a record $7.395 million, adding to its... read more »