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...

The Royal Mint 2016 Britannia Bullion Range

The Royal Mint has launched its Britannia 2016 999.9 fine gold and 999 fine silver coins for 2016. This 2016 issue features the fifth...

Where Bullion Investing And Coin Collecting Merge – PART 1

By Al Doyle for CoinWeek....   Are you a collector or an investor? The answer doesn't have to be an either/or proposition. More than a few...

Chinese Coins: The First Year Gold, Silver and Brass Panda Coins

1982 Gold Panda - 1983 Brass Panda - 1983 Silver Panda Posted by Peter Anthony ........ Once regarded as an inferior item, the Proof Brass 1 Yuan Pandas...

Blue Ridge Parkway Silver Bullion Coin Sells Out – Again

Uncirculated silver coin close to selling out as well By CoinWeek News Staff....   The United States Mint announced late on Wednesday, July 29 that the 2015...

Bullion Direct: Another Bullion Biz Bankrupt – Vault Virtually Empty

By Joshua Gibbons - About.Ag - for CoinWeek ....   As Much as $25M of Stored Metal 'Not Actually Purchased' As a bullion investor and webmaster of...

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...

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...

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...

2015 Homestead National Monument 5 oz. Silver Bullion Coin Sold Out

By CoinWeek News Staff.... According to Lateefah Simms, Public Affairs Specialist in the United States Mint's Office of Corporate Communications, the Mint has officially sold...

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...

U.S. Mint News: Bess Truman Gold First Spouse Coin Design

Michael White from the United States Mint's Office of Corporate Communications forwarded to CoinWeek the following design candidates for the Bess Truman First Spouse...

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 Attorney’s...

Perth Mint Unveil’s Australian 2015 Bullion Coin Program (with Video)

The Perth Mint has unveiled the latest designs of the Australian 2015 Bullion Coin Program to an audience of financiers and investors in Frankfurt,...

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...

Rare Frosted Freedom Platinum Eagle Variety Offered by GreatCollections

Coin is second discovered from a total mintage of 21 coins.  Unique at PCGS. A scarce production proof error, acknowledged by the U.S. Mint, is...

New Zealand Mint to Produce Disney-themed Coins

In a global first, New Zealand Mint has announced a series of gold and silver commemorative coins, featuring some of Disney’s most recognised and...

New PCGS Crossover Policy Announced: Top-Graded Coins Crossed At PCGS...

Professional Coin Grading Service, the world's leading, independent third-party coin authentication and grading company, has announced a new Crossover Policy. Effective February 25, 2014, PCGS...

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...

Austrian Mint Director Talks About the Silver Philharmonic Bullion Coin. VIDEO:...

Manfred Matzinger-Leopold, Director, Austrian Mint Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com......... The European counterpart to the American Silver Eagle is called the Philharmonic. It is a one ounce...

Hot, Molten Silver Minted Into Pure Silver Rounds with The Coin...

With Steven Cochran The Coin Explorer at Gainesville Coins ......... Today we're visiting one of the mints that supplies Gainesville Coins with some of its best-selling silver...

Perth Mint Reveals 2014 Gold and Silver Australian Bullion Coin Program

The Perth Mint has unveiled the latest designs of the Australian Bullion Coin Program to an audience of financiers and investors in Frankfurt, Germany. Featuring...

The Coin Analyst: White Mountain Five-Ounce Silver Numismatic Coin Available May...

By Louis Golino for CoinWeek ....   After a three-month delay while the Mint determined mintage levels for the coins, the first 2013 five-ounce silver America the Beautiful coin for...

The Coin Analyst: Palladium Eagle’s Future Uncertain Following Release of Report...

By Louis Golino for CoinWeek .....   On March 1, the U.S. Mint delivered to the Senate Banking Committee and House Committee on Financial Services a...

Royal Canadian Mint Offers Pennies to Mark the End of Distribution...

20,000 rolls of the last million distributed pennies joined by the 25th anniversary of the Silver and Platinum Maple Leaf bullion coins; a second...

Spectrum’s A-Mark Precious Metals, Inc. Announces New Line of Sunshine Branded...

SANTA MONICA, Calif. (September 24, 2012) – A-Mark Precious Metals, Inc. (“A-Mark”), a subsidiary of Spectrum Group International, Inc. (SPGZ) (“SGI”), announced today that they have signed an...

The Coin Analyst: 2013 Bullion Coin Designs Released by Perth and...

by Louis Golino for CoinWeek …… Unlike American silver eagles and some other silver bullion coins that are released at the beginning of the year,...

The Coin Analyst: U.S. Mint Plans for 75th Anniversary San Francisco...

by Louis Golino for CoinWeek The U.S. Mint has announced that it will honor the 75th anniversary of the San Francisco branch of the U.S....

The Coin Analyst: There’s More to Gold’s Future Than Quantitative Easing

by Louis Golino for CoinWeek There is no question that the policies of the U.S. Federal Reserve Bank, specifically its role in shaping monetary policy,...

More Investors Opt to Place Gold and Silver in Depositories

Many investors who acquire precious metals as an asset and as a way to diversify their investment portfolios are storing them in insured...