CoinWeek News Wire for December 30, 2016

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for December 30, 2016 Brain Food 1.) The medal detective Few things mean as much to soldiers as their medals. But if...

Czar Nicholas II 25 Roubles sets record at Heritage’s CICF world...

1896 Russian gold presentation coin brings $217,375 at Heritage's $15 million world and ancient coin auction An 1896 Russian Czar Nicholas II Presentation 25 Roubles sold for...

170-year-old token ‘star of collection’ at Toronto Coin Expo

By Jesse Robitaille – Canadian Coin News, A CoinWeek Content Partner....   Hundreds of pieces of Canadian history are ready to be auctioned off at the...

Royal Canadian Mint Tribute to Mother Earth Wins 2018 “Most Inspirational”...

  The Royal Canadian Mint is honored that its 2016-dated $20 Fine Silver Coin – Mother Earth won the Most Inspirational Coin category of the...

1865 Canadian gold pattern coin could bring $80,000 in $10+ million...

Heritage’s largest World & Ancient coins offering to date, 6,500 lots strong; on the block April 10, at the Chicago International Coin Fair (CICF);...

Show & Convention News – TOREX Coin Show Closes Busy Season...

By TOREX .....   The November 18-19, 2017 TOREX was a very high energy numismatic event hosting Canada's finest dealers at its home at the Hyatt...

New Royal Canadian Mint Catalog Released

New Royal Canadian Mint coins are preserving ever more chapters in Canadian history as the Mint announces its latest collector products. These include fine...

The Coin Analyst: 2016 World Coin Collector Sets Provide Jet-Setting Fun...

By Joshua McMorrow-Hernandez for CoinWeek.com ......   Collecting world coin sets is a refreshing numismatic objective for hobbyists who enjoy pursuing coins with diverse themes from...

2013 Nobel Prize Winner Alice Munro Celebrated on New Canadian Silver...

On Monday, March 24th at the Greater Victoria Public Library, Canadian literary icon Alice Munro unveiled the Royal Canadian Mint’s new collector coin celebrating...

Royal Canadian Mint Produces Looney Tunes™ Collector Coins – Video: 2.25.

The Royal Canadian Mint, in partnership with Warner Bros. Consumer Products, is celebrating the kid in all of us by issuing gold and silver...

Anti-Counterfeiting: New Techs Fight Fake Coins

By Steven Cochran for Gainesville Coins ......   As The Royal Mint begins production of a new 12-sided £1 coin made with their recently-patented anti-counterfeiting measures,...

Strong Foreign Circulation Coin, Bullion Sales Help Sustain Royal Canadian Mint...

The Royal Canadian Mint has reported its financial results for the third quarter of 2016. The contents of this release should be read in...

Anniversaries and Icons on New Royal Canadian Mint Modern Collector Coins

Canadian symbols and cultural icons grace the newest offering of modern collector coins from the Royal Canadian Mint, which also shine a spotlight on...

CoinWeek News Wire for January 19, 2018: HODL or Buy Gold?...

By Coinweek Coin News Wire ....   Coin News Wire for January 19, 2018 Brain Food 1.) Who Really Designed the American Dime? ...t takes a keen eye to see...

PEI Coin & Banknote Rarities Come to Toronto For Canadian Coin...

It is not often that rarities such as the Prince Edward Island Holey Dollar, McCausland penny, a Farmers Bank of Rustico $5.00 note and...

Royal Canadian Mint Launches Bullion Anti-Counterfeiting Device

After successful field trials of a novel device which helps protect buyers and sellers of Gold and Silver Maple Leaf (GML, SML) bullion from...

CoinWeek News Wire for Feb. 9, 2018: Germans Love Cash, Inside...

By Coinweek Coin News Wire ....   Coin News Wire for February 9, 2018 Brain Food 1.) Digital != crypto != virtual I suspect that the Telegraph’s confusion may have...

CoinWeek News Wire for July 22, 2016

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for July 22, 2016 Brain Food 1.) The history keepers On a cool, cloudy Tuesday morning ... a coin collector stops by...

Oh, Canada: Canadian Coins “Natural” Alternative to U.S. Coins, Pt. 2

By Joshua McMorrow-Hernandez for CoinWeek....   Read Part 1 here. I love United States coins, but I must tip my proverbial toque to Canadian coins, too. While...

Canadian Pattern 1858 Coin Expected To Sell For $15,000+

Collectors of Canadian coins are anxiously awaiting an auction to be held in Toronto,  May 31-June 1 2012. Included in the Geoffrey Bell Auctions catalogue are pattern...

Dillon Gage Announces Canadian Closed Loop IRA Savings Plan. VIDEO: 2:12

John Humphrey, Vice President, Digital Metals, Dillon Gage Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com ....... Dillon Gage continues its pioneering efforts to make precious metals a part of...

Loonies, Toonies & Maple Leafs… Why Canadian Coins Captivate

By Littleton Coin Company ...........   Spanning 3,987 miles (5,525 if you include Alaska) the U.S. – Canadian border is one of the longest in the...

Rare “King of Canadian Coins” at Stack’s Bowers’ Jan. NYINC Auction

King of Canadian Coins By Chris Chatigny, Numismatist & Cataloger - Stacks Bowers ......   This preview for the Stack’s Bowers Galleries January New York International Numismatic...

Coins and Currency From US, Canada on Tap at ANA World’s...

The 2019 American Numismatic Association (ANA) World's Fair of Money® will be held in Chicago on August 13-17, 2019, and once again Heritage is...

Show & Convention News – February TOREX Coin Show Review

By TOREX ......   The February 2019 TOREX was a very busy and upbeat numismatic event hosting Canada's finest dealers at its home at the Hyatt...

Whitman Publishing’s Canadian Numismatic Advisory Board Accepting Applications

Collectors, Dealers, and Researchers Invited to Apply Whitman Publishing is accepting applications for appointment to its Canadian Numismatic Advisory Board (CNAB). The CNAB was established to...

Rare North West Company Token on the Block

A very interesting piece of Canadian history has surfaced recently..... A token of the North West Company, competitors of the Hudson Bay Company, will be...

The Perth Mint Announces New Products for March 2013

March 2, 2013 - The Perth Mint For the month of March, The Perth Mint is pleased to showcase a stunning assortment of new product...

US & Canadian Coins – Circulation Finds On Both Sides of...

By Joshua McMorrow-Hernandez for CoinWeek.com ......   This morning I received 43 cents in change following a breakfast transaction at an Einstein Bagels restaurant in Central...

Howling Wolves: Second Grey Wolf Silver Coin Released to Market

The Royal Canadian Mint debuts its haunting depiction of howling wolves in a 3/4-oz silver coin. The 2016 Howling Wolves coin is the Royal Canadian...