The Coin Analyst: The American Silver Eagle Turns 30

By Louis Golino for CoinWeek .....   The American Silver Eagle, authorized by the 1985 Liberty Coin Act and issued since October 1986, is a coin...

U.S. Mint to Open Sales for 2015 American Buffalo Gold Proof...

The United States Mint will accept orders for the 2015 American Buffalo Gold Proof Coin (product code PM6) starting April 9 at noon, Eastern...

New World Coins – World’s Largest Silver Coin Has Sold at...

APMEX, Inc., one of the nation's largest Precious Metals e-retailers, recently sold the world's largest Silver coin -- the 2016 Ivory Coast 1.750 oz...

As Legal Issues Mount, Merit Gold Customers Seek Relief

By Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek .....   In CoinWeek’s initial report on Merit Gold and Silver, we wrote that the Santa Monica City’s...

Royal Canadian Mint Sells Out 1st “Wild Canada” Silver Maple Leaf...

"Howling Wolf" sells out 50,000 coin mintage in 41 days The first release in a new series of six "Wild Canada" privy-marked Silver Maple Leaf...

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...

A Quick Chat with John Mercanti on the Wedge-Tailed Eagle Proof...

By Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek.com .....   Here on CoinWeek, Louis Golino reported on the recent release of the Australian Wedge-tailed Eagle high...

2015 American Eagle 1 oz. Platinum Proof Coin Available Today

By Hubert Walker for CoinWeek ....   As of noon Eastern Time today, the 2015 American Eagle One-Ounce Platinum Proof Coin is available for purchase from...

Gold Fades as the Dollar Grows Stronger

Commentary for Thursday, March 2, 2017 (www.golddealer.com) By Ken Edwards and Richard Schwary of California Numismatic Investments Inc ......   Gold closed down $17.10 at $1,232.90 today...

NGC: 1715 Plate Fleet Shipwreck Image Gallery Now Online

Extra ordinary rare and high-grade coins recovered from the storied 1715 Treasure Fleet shipwreck Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) has created an online image gallery of...

American Buffalo Gold Bullion Coin Orders Now Packaged in Tubes

The United States Mint sent the following item to authorized purchasers on May 4: 2016 American Buffalo Gold Bullion Coins Now In Tubes and Boxes This...

U.S. Mint to Put 2016 Silver Eagles on Hold

By Everett Millman - Gainesville Coins .......   As is usually the case during the last six weeks or so of the calendar year, the U.S....

IRS Treatment of Precious Metals Depends on the Type, Length of...

  Terry Hanlon - President, Dillon Gage Federal tax season is here, and if you recently embarked on--or want to explore--one of the many types of gold...

Primary Differences Between Investing in Bullion Coins and Collector Coins

Bullion Coins and Collector Coins By Mark Ferguson for CoinWeek – MFRareCoins.com Before going over Bullion Coins and Collector Coins, let’s begin by looking at...

Chinese Pandas – Setting the Bar High in Shenyang

For its 120th anniversary, the Shenyang Mint has unveiled numerous commemorative items, including a half-kilogram silver bar with an enchanting panorama of images from...

Gold Buffalo and Gold Eagle Coins: Timeless American Design

By Ron Drzewucki - www.moderncoinwholesale.com ....   The United States Mint has really committed itself to the investment-grade bullion game in recent decades, producing and supporting...

Legislation in Minnesota Seeks to Exempt Sales Tax on Bullion Sales...

Minnesota coin dealer Gary Adkins speaks to CoinWeek's David Lisot about proposed legislation in the North Star State that would end sales tax collection from...

The America the Beautiful Silver Bullion Program: An Introduction

By Ron Drzewucki - Modern Coin Wholesale .....   The America the Beautiful Quarters program launched in 2010. It arrived on the heels of the most...

U.S. Mint Allocates 1 Million Silver Eagles Second Week of Release

By Hubert Walker for CoinWeek....   According to an announcement sent out earlier today, the United States Mint has allocated one million American Eagle silver bullion...

Austrian Mint Issues 1st Platinum Coin, Part of Vienna Philharmonic Range

The Austrian Mint has issued a new platinum Vienna Philharmonic coin as the latest addition to its internationally renowned coin range. Unveiled at the...

Coin and Bullion Market Perspective

Dick Quitmeyer - Yellow River Rare Coin Inc Interviewer: David Lisot Dealers come from all over the country to deal in the Texas marketplace. Dick Quitmeyer...

Royal Canadian Mint Privy-Marked Silver Maple Leaf Bullion Coins Continue to...

The Royal Canadian Mint’s “Wild Canada” privy-marked Silver Maple Leaf (SML) bullion coin series continues to enjoy a strong following as all 50,000 coins...

U.S. Mint Silver Products, Sets & More Going off Sale Dec....

Section 73002 of Public Law 114-94, enacted on December 4, 2015, requires that all proof and uncirculated versions of the American Eagle Silver Dollar...

The Coin Analyst: Is the Bull Market in Precious Metals Over?

by Louis Golino for CoinWeek 2012, as I predicted in January , has been an especially volatile one for gold and other precious metals. ...

Bullion Coin Profile – Austria 2016 Vienna Philharmonic 100 Euro Platinum...

2016 Vienna Philharmonic 100 Euro Platinum Bullion coin, courtesy Austrian Mint Description: In 1989, the Austrian Mint introduced its best-selling and award-winning .9999 fine, one troy...

2016 American Eagle Platinum Proof Coin Goes on Sale June 30

The United States Mint will accept orders for the 2016 American Eagle Platinum Proof Coin (product code 16EJ) starting on June 30 at noon...

Royal Canadian Mint: Demand for Bullion Coins Declined in Third Quarter

CoinWeek Staff Reports… On Wednesday, the Royal Canadian Mint released its earnings statement for the third quarter of 2014. The Ottawa-based Mint reported persistent demand...

How to Avoid Becoming the Victim of a Fake Gold Coin

By Tony Davis – Atlanta Gold & Coin Buyers ......   We met yesterday with an individual that was interested in selling a Canadian gold...

2015 American Eagle Platinum Proof Coins Available Dec. 3

No 2015 American Eagle Platinum Bullion coins will be produced, however. By Hubert Walker for CoinWeek ....   On Wednesday, November 25, the United States Mint announced...

First Read: American Gold and Platinum Eagles: A Guide to the...

First Read, a CoinWeek continuing series of essays about classic and contemporary works of numismatic literature By Louis Golino for CoinWeek .....   American Gold and Platinum...