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Collectors Loan “Magnificent 7” $15+ Million Group of Classic U.S. Coins for Display at World’s Fair of Money

Collectors Loan “Magnificent 7” $15+ Million Group of Classic U.S. Coins for Display at...

Exhibits hosted by Tangible Investments features examples of some of the finest known coins, including 1880 Coiled Hair and Flowing Hair “Stellas”   A virtual mini-museum...
CEO of Florida Armored Transport Company Charged in Multimillion Dollar Dirty Gold Money Laundering Conspiracy

CEO of Florida Armored Transport Company Charged in Multimillion Dollar Dirty Gold Money Laundering...

By United States Attorney's Office, Southern District of Florida ......   South Florida federal prosecutors have charged a Miami-Dade County business owner with facilitating a $140...
Joe Orlando, Collectors Universe, PCGS

Joe Orlando Departs Collectors Universe, Executive Chairman Nat Turner Takes Over as CEO

Company Will Further Invest in Tech & Expansion of Services to Scale, Increase Operational Capacity, Best Serve its Customers & Support Growth of the...
CSNS President Mitch Ernst Announces 2021 Sower Award Recipients

CSNS President Mitch Ernst Announces 2021 Sower Award Recipients

Central States Numismatic Society (CSNS) President Mitch Ernst is proud to announce Dennis Tucker and Chris Seuntjens as the 2021 recipients of his annual...
Roman Republican Die Project: Ancient Coins at the ANS

The Roman Republican Die Project Progresses: Ancient Coins at the ANS

  The Roman Republican Die Project (RRDP) of the American Numismatic Society (ANS) has completed its first significant data upload. This platform, which launched as...
Young Numismatists Receive 2021 ANA Scholarships for College

Young Numismatists Receive ANA 2021 College Scholarships

The American Numismatic Association (ANA) has awarded 2021 college scholarships to Paige Price from Bolivar, Missouri, and Madeline Rodriguez from Evanston, Illinois. Each winner...
Cargo Handlers at LAX Plead Guilty to Stealing Four Gold Bars Headed From Australia to New York

Cargo Handlers at LAX Plead Guilty to Stealing Four Gold Bars Headed From Australia...

By United States Attorney's Office, Central District of California ......   Two cargo handling company employees who worked at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) each pleaded...
CCG to Hire Top Video Game Experts to Launch New Grading Service

CCG to Hire Top Videogame Experts to Launch New Grading Service

The Certified Collectibles Group (CCG) is seeking to hire top videogame experts to lead a new division — CGC Video Games — that will...
Managing the ANS Collection: An Interview With Elena Stolyarik

Managing the ANS Collection: An Interview With Elena Stolyarik

By Austin Andrews for American Numismatic Society (ANS) ......   Dr. Elena Stolyarik, Collections Manager at the American Numismatic Society (ANS), has held nearly every single...
Dr. Ralph W. Ross to Become ANA's 62nd President at Chicago World's Fair of Money

Dr. Ralph W. Ross to Become ANA’s 62nd President at Chicago World’s Fair of...

Voting members of the American Numismatic Association (ANA) have chosen a new president and vice president, and soon will be welcoming three new individuals...
Precious Metals Crime and Fraud - Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC)

CFTC Charges Individuals and Florida Companies With Fraud in Multimillion-Dollar Precious Metals Scheme

Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) ......   On Thursday, July 1, the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) announced that it has filed a civil enforcement action...
Numismatic Crime Updates: Coins Stolen or Missing in Transit

Numismatic Crime Updates: Coins Stolen or Missing in Transit

By Doug Davis - Founder & President, Numismatic Crime Information Center (NCIC) ......   Latin American Coins Stolen/Lost in Texas A UPS package shipped from Spain to...

Blackstone Tactical Opportunities to Acquire NGC and Certified Collectibles Group

Blackstone (NYSE:BX) announced today that funds managed by its Tactical Opportunities business have agreed to acquire a majority stake in the Certified Collectibles Group...
Royal Numismatic Society Awards Gilljam Prize to ANS Author George Watson

Royal Numismatic Society Awards Gilljam Prize to ANS Author George Watson

By American Numismatic Society (ANS) ......   The UK's Royal Numismatic Society has awarded its Gilljam Prize for Third-Century Numismatics to George Watson’s book Connections, Communities,...
Certified Collectibles Group (CCG) and Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC)

CCG Continues Hiring Push; Targets 500 Sarasota Employees by Summer’s End

Certified Collectibles Group (CCG), one of the largest private employers in the Sarasota-Manatee area, is excited to announce its goal of employing 500 people...
PCGS President Brett Charville

PCGS President Brett Charville Stepping Down

Professional Coin Grading Service (PCGS) President Brett Charville has announced he will be leaving the company but will remain part of the PCGS team...
Numismatic History: The Trouble With Names

Numismatic History: The Trouble With Names

By David Hill for American Numismatic Society (ANS) ......   Du Bois was a big name at the United States Mint in the 19th century. Or...
NCBA Seeks Dealer Data to Help Combat State Efforts Against Bullion Sales Tax Exemptions

NCBA Seeks Dealer Data to Help Combat State Efforts Against Bullion Sales Tax Exemptions

The National Coin & Bullion Association (NCBA) is fighting to preserve sales-tax exemptions on coins, paper money, and precious-metals bullion in 39 states, and...
Mark Salzberg: Charles Morgan Is the Leader We Need for the ANA Board of Governors

Mark Salzberg: Charles Morgan Is the Leader We Need for the ANA Board of...

With a visionary perspective and commitment to creating relevance for new and younger collectors, Charles Morgan will serve the ANA well   Dear Fellow Numismatists: For more...
Scott Travers Endorses Charles Morgan for ANA Governor

Scott Travers Endorses Charles Morgan for ANA Governor

SCOTT A. TRAVERS Author of The Coin Collector's Survival Manual American Numismatic Association (ANA) Past Vice President, 1997-1999 ENDORSES CHARLES MORGAN Candidate for ANA Governor 2021   Elections are about the...
Dillon Gage Metals Joins Responsible Jewellery Council as Members of Sustainability

Dillon Gage Metals Joins Responsible Jewellery Council as Members of Sustainability

Precious Metals Company Joins World Leader in Jewelry and Watch Standard-Setting   By Dillon Gage Metals ......   Dillon Gage Metals, a world leader in physical precious metals...

NGC Hires Keith Moon as Senior Grading Finalizer

Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) is excited to announce that Keith Moon, one of the country’s top coin graders, has accepted a position as Senior...

Certified Collectibles Group Bolsters Claim for Unfair and Deceptive Trade Practices Against Globant

Certified Collectibles Group (CCG), which includes eight of the world’s leading providers of authentication, grading, and conservation services for coins, paper money, comic books,...

Numismatic Crime Updates: Coins, Banknotes Stolen or Missing From FedEx

By Doug Davis - Founder & President, Numismatic Crime Information Center (NCIC) ......   Canadian Notes Stolen/Lost via FedEx A FedEx package being shipped from Canada to...
CoinWeek Podcast #158: Dr. Don Kagin, a Life in Numismatics

CoinWeek Podcast #158: Dr. Don Kagin, a Life in Numismatics

 CoinWeek Podcast #158: Dr. Don Kagin, a Life in Numismatics Mobile phone users. Stream this podcast for free by downloading the podomatic app or subscribe...
David Lawrence Acquires ESM Proof Half, Large Cent Collections From Harlan J. Berk, Ltd

David Lawrence Acquires ESM Proof Half, Large Cent Collections From Harlan J. Berk, Ltd

David Lawrence Rare Coins (DLRC) of Virginia Beach, Virginia, has purchased one of the most impressive sets of Proof Half Cents and Large Cents...
YN Scholarships Available for First Coin University Program in San Francisco

YN Scholarships Available for First Coin University Program in San Francisco

Witter Coin Co. offers opportunity for 13-to-21 year-old scholarship recipients to learn from professionals and get hands-experience at a major coin store   Scholarship applications are...
Coin crime, theft, robbery and fraud

Four Sentenced for Advanced Fee Scheme That Promised to Turn Dirt Into Gold

Defendants Defrauded 140 Victims of More Than Eight Million Dollars   By United States Attorney’s Office, District of Utah ......   Marc Tager, Jonathon Shoucair, Matthew Mangrum, and...
Certified Collectibles Group (CCG) and Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC)

CCG, NGC Offers $2,500 Bonus to New Employees as Hiring Push Continues

The Certified Collectibles Group (CCG) is seeking to immediately hire dozens of employees across all of its categories and for nearly all positions, including...
Dr. Ursula Kampmann Chosen for Numismatic Literary Guild Board

Dr. Ursula Kampmann Chosen for Numismatic Literary Guild Board

Editor-in-Chief of CoinsWeekly succeeds long-time NLG executive Donn Pearlman   Ursula Kampmann, Ph.D., of Lörrach, Germany, founder of the German and English language MuenzenWoche (CoinsWeekly), Cosmos...