World Coins – Latvian Bank Issues Fairy Tale Coin II: Hedgehog’s...

By Bank of Latvia ....   On Tuesday, 19 April, the Bank of Latvia (Latvijas Banka) is issuing a new 5-euro silver collector coin – "Fairy...

New Royal Canadian Mint Silver Coin Celebrates Toronto Blue Jays 40th...

With the Toronto Blue Jays back on another exciting hunt for the pennant in 2016, the Royal Canadian Mint is joining millions of fans...

Western Australia Governor Welcomes Perth Mint Royal Tribute Coins

As a former branch of the UK Royal Mint, The Perth Mint commemorates the remarkable life of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II with the...

France 2016 Women of France: Queen Clotilde 10 Euro Silver Coin

Description: The Monnaie de Paris unveiled its multi-year Women of France 10-euro silver and 50-euro quarter-ounce gold coin series in 2016, with the French mint...

France 2016 Women of France: Queen Clotilde 50 Euro Gold Coin

Description: The Monnaie de Paris unveiled its multi-year Women of France 10-euro silver and 50-euro quarter-ounce gold coin series in 2016, with the French mint...

World Commemorative Coins – Royal Canadian Mint Unveils Silver Coin Celebrating...

The Royal Canadian Mint is joining Canadians in celebrating the 90th birthday of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II with the launch of a colourful...

World Coins – The Canada White-Tailed Deer Four Coin Series

By Ron Drzewucki - Modern Coin Wholesale .....   If the Founding Fathers hadn’t been looking for a national bird, and if he wasn’t partial to...

Austria 2002 Austria Through the Ages: Prince Eugen of Savoy 20...

Description: The sixth issue of the Austrian Mint’s “Austria Through the Ages” coin series features the Baroque Period, an era in Western European art that...

2016 Mexican 1 Oz. Silver Libertad – Available NOW at...

2016 Mexican Silver Libertad - In Stock NOW One of the world’s most popular coins right now is the Mexican Silver Libertad. Often overshadowed by...

World Coins – Royal Canadian Mint 4th Numismatic Catalogue of 2016:...

“Mother Earth” fine silver coin creates the illusion of a life-like water droplet enveloping a coloured image of our planet to raise environmental awareness In...

Royal Mint Celebrates Queen’s 90th Birthday with £5 Commemorative Coin

As the nation prepares to celebrate another landmark for the royal family, The Royal Mint has struck a new, special edition £5 coin to...

World Coins – Austrian Mint: Mozart, A Life in Three Acts

On May 11, 2016, the Austrian Mint will issue the second silver coin of the three-coin set entitled “Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, A Life in...

APMEX – Tiger Shark: Last Shark Series Coin Released

The Silver Tiger Shark Launches Exclusively From APMEX as the Final Installment of the Perth Mint's Shark Series Australia's Perth Mint is saying goodbye to...

Irish Central Bank Releases Easter Rising Gold, Silver Proof Coins

By Central Bank of Ireland .....   The Central Bank of Ireland is releasing gold and silver proof coins to mark the centenary of the Proclamation...

New British Coins Honor Beatrix Potter, Queen Elizabeth’s 90th Birthday

By Joshua McMorrow-Hernandez for Coinweek .......   Two new British commemorative coins--honoring Queen Elizabeth II’s 90th birthday and famous children’s book author Beatrix Potter, respectively--are stirring...

Royal Canadian Mint: First Ever $1 Million Face Value Gold Coin...

By Joshua McMorrow-Hernandez for Coinweek .......   A 2007 Canadian $1 million gold coin is in the process of being offered for sale by GoldCore, a...

Perth Mint Achieves Record Half-Year Results

The Perth Mint posted record revenue of $4.4 billion and pre-tax profit of $24.9 million for Q1/Q2 of the 2015/16 financial year. Owned by the...

CoinWeek Podcast 24: Issues Surrounding Legal Tender of Canadian Commemorative Coins...

CoinWeek Podcast #24: Issues Surrounding Legal Tender of Canadian Commemorative Coins In this episode of the CoinWeek Podcast, CoinWeek teams up with Canadian Coin News,...

CoinWeek Weekly Coin & Currency News Roundup – April 1, 2016

By Coinweek ....   Hello, and welcome back to CoinWeek's weekly roundup of the strange and off-center in coin and currency news. Today's roundup happens to...

Royal Mint Introduces ‘The Queen’s Beasts’ Gold, Silver Bullion Coins

The Queen's Beasts 2016 – The Lion - 1 oz Gold Bullion Coin The Royal Mint has expanded its world-respected bullion portfolio with the addition...

Modern Coins – The Growing Appeal of World Coins

By Ron Drzewucki - Modern Coin Wholesale .....   During World War II and on into the Cold War, American G.I.s returning from deployment overseas often...

CoinWeek Podcast #23: Former U.S. Mint Director Philip Diehl Discusses Legal...

CoinWeek Podcast #23: Former U.S. Mint Director Philip Diehl Discusses Legal Tender How can legal tender collector coins not actually be treated like money? That's...

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...

How The Royal Mint is Attempting to Redefine “Legal Tender”...

By Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek ......   Royal Mint Refusal to Redeem Commemorative Coins at Face Value Calls Into Question Value of Modern...

Ascension Island 2016 Penny Red Stamp 1 Crown Colored Silver Coin

Description: The Penny Red was a British postage stamp first issued in 1841, making 2016 the 175th Anniversary of its release. It was essentially introduced...

World Coins – New 2016 Penny Red Stamp Coin from Pobjoy...

Issued on behalf of Ascension Island with a mintage of only 5,000 coins The Penny Red Stamp Coin Has Arrived! Following on from the highly-successful Penny...

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...

In Memoriam: Beloved Royal Mint Employee Honored after Tragic Death

By Joshua McMorrow-Hernandez for Coinweek .......   Longtime British Royal Mint employee David Stanton died on March 9 at the age of 48 following a long...

Canada 2016 Call of the Wild: Roaring Grizzly Bear $200 Gold...

Description: The Canada Grizzly Bear Proof $200 Gold Coin is the third issue in the three-piece “Call of the Wild” series honoring Canada’s diverse and...

Austria 2016 Klimt & His Women: “The Kiss” 50 Euro Gold...

Description: Gustav Klimt was an Austrian painter, most widely identified with the Art Nouveau movement. He created many renowned works, such as The Kiss (1907-08),...