British Virgin Islands Celebrates 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia on New...

From 14th June to 15th July 2018, the FIFA World CupTM takes place in Russia. To celebrate this world-renowned event, the British Virgin Islands...

Angola Issues New 20-Kwanza Coins; 50- and 100-Kwanza Coins Set for...

By Hubert Walker for CoinWeek.... To celebrate Angola’s 40th anniversary of independence from Portugal, the National Reserve Bank of Angola (Banco Nacional de Angola, or...

Portugal to Issue €5 Queens of Europe: Catherine of Braganza Commemorative...

By Central Bank of Portugal .....   The Central Bank of Portugal (Banco de Portugal) will put a cupronickel-alloy collector coin into circulation starting 13 September...

Australia 2016 Gaol Bird Convict Love Token $1 Copper Unc. Coin

Description: The 2016 Convict Love Token One Dollar coin series is an Australian commemorative initiative that hearkens back to the roots of Australia’s founding as...

Latvia 2015 500 Years of Riga Castle 5 Euro Silver Coin

Description: For centuries, Riga Castle's silhouette on the bank of the Daugava River has stood as a symbol of Latvian strength and pride. While the...

First Titanium Coin From Ascension Island Issued by Pobjoy Mint

The Coin Endemic to only two small rock pools on Ascension Island, Procaris ascensionis is a species of shrimp which is in an extremely susceptible...

Canadian Coins Advanced $1 AND $2 Design Win BEST NEW COIN...

The Royal Canadian Mint overcame strong competition today from Britain’s Royal Mint and the Mint of Finland to win the inaugural Best New Coin...

Royal Canadian Mint Silver Coin Honors Métis Leader Louis Riel

The Royal Canadian Mint has unveiled a fine silver Special Edition Proof Dollar marking the 175th anniversary of the birth of Louis Riel. In...

Ireland Prepares to Drop 1, 2 Cent Coins, Announces Oct. 28...

By Central Bank of Ireland....   The Central Bank of Ireland today announced Wednesday 28 October as the rollout day for Rounding in Ireland. From that...

Perth Mint Coin Profiles – Australia 2019 Year of the Pig...

This year’s gemstone edition from the Australian Lunar Silver Coin Series II depicts the pig, the 12th and final animal associated with the ancient...

Golden Arowana Coin Features Individually Proof Finished Scales

Dragonfish - Golden Arowana Palau. 10 Dollars. 2019. Silver .999. ca. 2 oz. 50 x 31 mm. Proof. Mintage: 999 pcs. B. H. Mayer’s Kunstprägeanstalt,...

Tuvalu and the Perth Mint: World Coins From an Island Nation

By Ron Drzewucki - Modern Coin Wholesale .....   At first glance, it seems strange that a country like Tuvalu issues world-class commemorative and bullion coins....

Famous Medieval Castle on New Silver Coin From Hungary

By Coin & Currency Institute ......   The Castle of Eger The history of the Castle of Eger reaches back to the days of King St. Stephen...

Modern Coin News – Are You Ready for Some Football… Coins?

By CoinWeek Staff Reports .....   Earlier this week, ModernCoinMart announced the launch of a new two-coin commemorative program honoring the sport of American football. One,...

The Coin Analyst: Mexican Silver and Gold Libertads – 2015 Overview...

By Louis Golino for CoinWeek .....   Mexico’s sovereign bullion coin made of gold or silver is known as the Libertad, which means "freedom" in Spanish....

Royal Australian Mint Makes Decimal Currency History with Flip of a...

By Royal Australian Mint ....   The 14th of February marks the 50th anniversary of the introduction of the decimal currency in Australia - the move...

World Coins – Royal Canadian Mint Announces 4th Numismatic Catalog of...

The Royal Canadian Mint continues to celebrate distinctly Canadian stories by launching another diverse selection of collector coins in its fourth numismatic catalogue of...

Royal Canadian Mint Commemorates End of World War I Centennial With...

In keeping with the tradition of issuing finely crafted coins remembering the sacrifices of Canadians who fought for our freedoms, the Royal Canadian Mint...

Coin Invest Trust: Mountains & Flora

Palau. 5 Dollars 2016. 38.61 mm. 20 g. Silver .925. Proof. Mintage: 2500 pcs. Design: Coin Invest Trust. Mint: B. H. Mayer’s Kunstprägeanstalt, Munich. Description The...

Royal Mint Celebrates Trafalgar Square with 2016 UK £100 Coin

The Royal Mint is to feature a ‘snapshot’ of London’s Trafalgar Square on a limited-edition £100 fine silver commemorative coin – the third in...

Women of France: Joséphine de Beauharnais 2018 Gold, Silver Proof Coins

Series Inspiration In 2016, Monnaie de Paris launched a new series that pays tribute to French History through the women who have had an influence...

The Engraver’s Art: Coin Design and Die Preparation at the Austrian...

In January 2016, the Austrian Mint gave CoinWeek unprecedented access to the inner workings of their state-of-the art coining facility. In this video, we get a close-up look at...

New Large Format Silver Coin From Hungarian Mint

By Coin & Currency Institute ......   King Matthias I (Matthias Corvinus, originally Mátyás Hunyadi) was Hungary's first elected king and one of the most popular...

Niue: A Numismatic Hotspot

By Ron Drzewucki - Modern Coin Wholesale .....   Last October I wrote about the coinage of the tiny island nation of Tuvalu. I was curious...

Gold & Silver News – Perth Mint Unveils Australia’s 2017 Bullion...

The Perth Mint has unveiled the stunning new designs of Australia’s official annual bullion coin program. The 2017 suite of releases showcase Australia’s iconic fauna...

Celebrate Lunar New Year with APMEX, Enter to Win Trip to...

APMEX, Inc., a leading Precious Metals retailer based in Oklahoma City, is excited to introduce the latest releases in one of the most popular...

The Royal Mint Issues Its 2017 Remembrance Day Coin

A member of The Royal Mint Coin Graphic Design Team has taken inspiration from the renowned poem “In Flanders Fields” as the foundation of...

Third Coin in Gibraltar Primates Series Features Red Colobus Monkey

Third 50 pence of a four-coin set featuring Primates Coins produced in Cupro Nickel Diamond Finish and in color to bring the Primates...

World Coin News – Bank of Latvia Issues New 5 Euro...

By Bank of Latvia ....   On Thursday, 2 November, the Bank of Latvia will issue a new 5 euro silver collector coin "Smith forges in...

Royal Canadian Mint Launches Coin & Medallion Set Honoring 100th Anniv....

Working with a partially sighted artist and adding braille to a coin for the first time, the Royal Canadian Mint is proud to launch...