CoinWeek Podcast #55: Good Coin Design with Austrian Mint Engraver Helmut...

CoinWeek Podcast #55: The Value of a Great Coin Photograph with Phil Arnold Mobile phone users. Stream this podcast for free by downloading the podomatic app or subscribe...

World Coin and Currency Collecting eBooks from Krause Publications

IOLA, Wis. (June 7, 2012) -- Krause Publications, a leading producer of books, magazines, online products and events, is currently offering a variety of...

Royal Mint UK – Queen’s 90th Birthday Medal Competition

The Royal Mint is looking for young designers across South Wales to enter a competition to design both sides of a very special medal...

Modern World Coins – Mexico Issues New 20 Peso Commemorative Coin

By Bank of Mexico ......   The Bank of Mexico (Banco de México) has recently issued into circulation a 20 peso commemorative coin honoring the 50th...

Royal Mint Issues Precious Metal Great Fire of London 350th Anniversary...

As Britain builds towards the 350th anniversary of the Great Fire of London, The Royal Mint has struck precious metal variants of the £2...

Royal Canadian Mint Remembers RMS Titanic With Commemorative Coins

Coins produced to honour Canada’s role in aftermath HALIFAX, NOVA SCOTIA – March 5, 2012 – Today at the Maritime Museum of the Atlantic in...

Queen Matilda, Platinum Eagle Proof Named Two of CoinWeek’s Best Coin...

By CoinWeek .....   2016 may go down as one of the most captivating years for coin design in recent memory as Mints large and small...

Modern World Coin News Round-Up: Interesting New Issues

by Louis Golino for CoinWeek …… 2012 has been an amazing year for modern world coins with lots of interesting new issues and low mintage...

ModernCoinMart Releases second Florida Natives Series Coin struck by the Perth...

ModernCoinMart (MCM) will be releasing the second coin in their exclusive series, Florida Natives, at the Florida United Numismatists (FUN) Convention on January 8,...

The Royal Mint Commemorates 150th Anniversary of Salvation Army with Silver...

The Royal Mint is to issue a special £5 coin honouring 150 years of The Salvation Army - the organisation started in 1865 by...

CCAC Releases 2015 High Relief Gold and Silver Design Candidates

By Hubert Walker for CoinWeek News Staff ....   The Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee (CCAC) has released candidate designs for the 2015 High Relief 24 Karat...

Win a Trip to London in the APMEX London Sweepstakes

To celebrate the long history of The Royal Mint, the Apmex London Sweepstakes is giving one lucky winner the trip of a lifetime to...

World Coins – Estonia Celebrates Independence with New 2 Euro Commemorative

By Bank of Estonia ......   The special 2 euro coin went on sale June 26 and are legal tender throughout the euro area A...

Italian Mint Celebrates Cinema Star Totò on New 5 Euro Bimetallic...

By the Italian Mint ......   Totò, stage name of Antonio de Curtis, is among the most famous Italian actors of the 20th century. Totò masterly...

The Royal Mint commemorates the 100th anniversary of the birth of...

The Royal Mint is to celebrate the centenary of the birth of writer and poet Dylan Thomas with Alderney coins featuring the literary great...

Bank of Latvia Issues Silver Coin Honoring Composer Dārziņš and His...

By Bank of Latvia....   On Tuesday, 6 October, Bank of Latvia (Latvijas Banka) will issue a new 5-euro silver collector coin dedicated to Valse Mélancolique,...

World Coins – Royal Mint Unveils 2016 Britannia Proof Collection

The 2016 Britannia Proof Coin Collection The Royal Mint has launched its perennial classic for 2016, The Britannia Proof Coin Collection. The range, which includes...

CoinWeek News Wire for October 21, 2016

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for October 21, 2016 Brain Food 1.) What is the Average Lifespan of a Coin? Coins are tough little devils. Over the course...

World Coins – Royal Australian Mint Commemorates 75th Anniversary of the...

By Royal Australian Mint ......   As we near the 75th anniversary of the sinking of SS Vyner Brooke on Tuesday 14 February 2017, a special...

CoinWeek News Wire for August 11, 2017: Brain Food, Littleton Theft,...

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for August 11, 2017:  Brain Food 1.) Rare coins have Holdrege, Colorado link Kinkaid began researching the history of the Lesher Dollar...

Royal Canadian Mint Completes “Birds Of Prey” Silver Bullion Coin Series...

Photo Courtesy of & Coin Available from APMEX The Royal Canadian Mint today launched the final release from its Canadian Birds of Prey 99.99% pure...

Northwest Territorial Mint Bankrupt, Bullion Buyers May Lose Millions

By Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek .....   In what began as a dispute between a landlord and his tenant has exploded into a...

Royal Mint Reveals Coin Designs for 2016

The Royal Mint has released its Annual Sets for 2016, revealing some exciting new designs for United Kingdom coins for the year ahead. 2016...

CoinWeek Coin Designer’s Profile: Yvette Gastauer-Claire

Yvette Gastauer-Claire is an artist and sculptor from Luxembourg. Her design of HRH Grand Duke Henri is featured as the obverse for the Luxembourg's...

World Coins – JFK 100th Anniversary Silver Coin Features 1/2 Carat...

John F. Kennedy Centenary of Birth with Gold-Plated Heart-Shaped Privy Mark and Purple Diamonds Gold-Plated Privy Mark featuring 1/2 Carat of Purple Diamonds 100oz...

Royal Canadian Mint Wishes Canada Happy 150th Birthday with New Collector...

The Royal Canadian Mint is proud to join Canadians in celebrating Canada 150 with a dazzling new array of finely-crafted collector coins to suit...

The Royal Mint Edge Strikes Gold Britannia Bullion Coins for First...

The Royal Mint announces new gold Britannia bullion coin program.... Following the highly successful launch of an edge struck silver Britannia coin, The Royal Mint...

Capercaillie, Libertad Reverse Proof Named Two of CoinWeek’s Best Coin Designs...

By CoinWeek....   2015 has been a stellar year for coin design, both for the United States Mint and for mints abroad. Domestically, collectors swooned over the...

Where Bullion Investing And Coin Collecting Merge – PART 2

By Al Doyle for CoinWeek....   Please click here to read Part One of this Article ...... Collectors with a "hard money" mentality who want to go...

History of the Royal Canadian Mint

By Ron Drzewucki - Modern Coin Wholesale....   The Royal Canadian Mint puts out some of the purest gold and silver bullion coins on the global...